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11/18/2020

Governor announces new COVID-19 restrictions

There are no changes for retail stores, child care facilities, barbershops/salons, manufacturers or hospitals.
11/17/2020

KACo leadership shares 2021 priorities with legislative committee

The Kentucky Association of Counties (KACo) presented before the Interim Joint Committee on Local Government today.
11/6/2020

Tuesday’s election increases Republican majorities in Kentucky legislature

When the legislature convenes in 2021, the House will have a 75-25 Republican majority and in the Senate, Republicans will have a 30-8 majority.
10/27/2020

Rothenburger honored for years of service

This year the KACo County Advocate award is being presented to retiring lawmakers who have made outstanding efforts in the General Assembly to advance Kentucky’s counties through the lens of their prior experience as county officials.
10/26/2020

Sims honored for years of service

State representative also served as Fleming County magistrate
10/23/2020

Harris honored for years of service

This year the KACo County Advocate award is being presented to retiring lawmakers who have made outstanding efforts in the General Assembly to advance Kentucky’s counties through the lens of their prior experience as county officials.
10/21/2020

Rep. Elkins recognized by KACo for public service

The KACo County Advocate award is presented to retiring lawmakers who have made outstanding efforts in the General Assembly to advance Kentucky’s counties through the lens of their prior experience as county officials.
10/20/2020

Retiring state senator recognized by KACo for public service

KACo County Advocate awards are presented to retiring lawmakers who have made outstanding efforts in the General Assembly to advance Kentucky’s counties through the lens of their prior experience as county officials.
10/16/2020

Judge/Executives and sheriffs’ association testify before state Jail and Corrections Reform Task Force

County officials share challenges and fiscal impacts of jails with legislators
10/2/2020

Legislative panel discusses upcoming 2021 session

Panelists included KCJEA Executive Director Vince Lang, KMCA Executive Director JC Young, Kentucky Council of Area Development Districts Executive Director Tony Wilder and KACo Legislative Director Shellie Hampton.