Posts with the tag “todd-county”

Older Americans Month Local Spotlight
by Melissa Thompson on May 3rd, 2021
In honor of Older Americans Month 2021, the Pennyrile Area Agency on Aging and Independent Living is recognizing older adults throughout the Pennyrile. Mrs. Ardith (Adri) Weber is a resident of Todd County.  She and her husband Jack live in Allensville. Mrs. Ardi is a pastor’s wife. She and her husband served in the ministry for many years and were also missionaries.  In addition to her ministry w...  Read More
Pennyrile Counties Receive Opportunity Zone Designation
by Melissa Thompson on April 10th, 2018
​Gov. Bevin announced on April 9, 2018 the U.S. Department of the Treasury certified 144 Opportunity Zones in 84 Kentucky counties under a program in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 that aims to encourage long-term investments in low-income urban and rural communities nationwide.  Four counties in the Pennyrile region were among the 84 selected: Christian, Hopkins, Muhlenberg, and Todd Counties....  Read More
DLG Staff Visit Koppers Industries in Guthrie
by Melissa Thompson on December 14th, 2017
​Staff from the Department for Local Government conducted a site visit to Koppers Industries in Guthrie today. DLG provided Community Development Block Grant funding to install a natural gas line to serve the industry. Koppers is currently undertaking a project to replace their current wood fired boilers with natural gas operated boilers, which will increase efficiency in their operations. PADD pr...  Read More
Groundbreaking for Trenton Volunteer Fire Department Building
by Melissa Thompson on December 14th, 2017
​The City of Trenton hosted a groundbreaking today for the Trenton Volunteer Fire Department building project.  With assistances from the Pennyrile Area Development District the Fire Department project is funded by Community Development Block Grant (CDBG).  PTL Fabricators, LLC is the prime contractor and construction is scheduled to be complete in April of 2018....  Read More
Todd County Receives Community Development Block Grant Funding
by Melissa Thompson on February 10th, 2017
​The Todd County Fiscal Court has been awarded $500,000 in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds for the Todd County Health Department Expansion Project.  The project will consist of a 3,970 square foot addition to provide space for staff that will allow them to increase productivity, improve service capabilities, and centralize their operations with an opportunity to grow in additional s...  Read More