Posts with the tag “governor-andy-beshear”

Ascend Elements Ground Breaking on Hopkinsville Facility
by Melissa Thompson on October 20th, 2022
Company approved for $480 million in federal grants to boost EV battery production in the United States FRANKFORT, Ky. (Oct. 20, 2022) – Today, Gov. Andy Beshear joined local officials in Christian County and leaders from Ascend Elements Inc., a manufacturer of advanced, sustainable battery materials made from recycled lithium-ion batteries, for the groundbreaking of the company’s largest operatio...  Read More
Pennyrile ADD One of Three Selected as Peggy Satterly Award Winner
by Melissa Thompson on August 22nd, 2022
The award was presented at the 2022 Governor’s Local Issues Conference by Senior Advisor to Gov. Beshear, Rocky Adkins. The award represents excellence in service to Kentucky.LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Aug. 22, 2022) – At last week’s Governor’s Local Issues Conference, Senior Advisor to Governor Beshear, Rocky Adkins, presented the Peggy Satterly Spirit of Kentucky Award to the Pennyrile Area Development Di...  Read More
January 2022 PADD Board of Directors Meeting
by Melissa Thompson on January 11th, 2022
The Pennyrile Area Development District Board of Directors held their monthly meeting on Monday, January 10, 2022 at the PADD Office in Hopkinsville, KY.  Governor Andy Beshear provided an update on disaster recovery efforts to include funding, debris removal, housing and rebuilding.  Federal, State and staff reports were also provided.  The Board approved the FY’21 Audit Report, FY’22 Budget Amen...  Read More
DRA Awards Pennyrile Area $2.6 Million for Six Projects
by Melissa Thompson on September 22nd, 2020
The Delta Regional Authority (DRA) and Governor Andy Beshear, together with their federal and local-based partners, awarded funds to six projects in the Pennyrile Area Development District. The City of Greenville received funding for wastewater infrastructure improvements in the amount of $1,094,800.  This project will provide improvements to the Powderly wastewater treatment plant to provide adeq...  Read More