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February 23, 2024
House releases transportation budget
The much-anticipated budget bill was introduced in the House on Tuesday.
February 23, 2024
KACo Board of Directors votes to support HB 596
Bill filed following several meetings of annexation task force during legislative interim session.
February 15, 2024
Don’t slip up this winter
Each year there are roughly 40,000 workplace injuries and illnesses involving ice, sleet or snow that required at least one day away from work to recuperate, according to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
February 13, 2024
Attorney General Coleman sues Kroger regarding opioid crisis
Kentucky has been hit hard by the opioid crisis, and the consequences have caused suffering and grief for many families.
February 09, 2024
Meet Lauren Carr, KACo’s Opioid Settlement Advisor
New position will help counties navigate best practices and reporting guidelines for opioid settlement funds
February 09, 2024
Help your fleet drivers arrive safely
More than 2,000 people die every year because of workplace transportation incidents. That is almost 40% of the total occupational fatalities each year.
February 08, 2024
New virtual reality trainer available from KACo
Any department requesting to utilize the WRAP system must send at least one trainer to a mandatory training class.
February 02, 2024
Week 5 legislative session summary: budget bills pass House
Senate poised to put its mark on spending plan
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