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941 North Main St.
Hazard, KY 41701
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PO Box 239
Hazard, KY 41702
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Economic Development Services

The ADD provides administrative assistance to the three Regional Business Parks and Regional Industrial Authorities in our area, as well as local development foundations and Chambers of Commerce in each county. Staff also works with local officials and organizations in the development of potential industrial sites and recruitment of industries to existing sites.

Assistance is provided to Regional Authorities and local units of government in writing and administering grants for Local Government Economic Development funds, CDBG-ED funds, Economic Development Administration Funds, and other resources for economic development.

Program Administrator e-mail: Annette Napier

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The Kentucky Mesonet is a high-density, meso-scale network of automated environmental monitoring stations currently being developed across the commonwealth. Funding for the mesonet was secured by U.S. Senator Mitch McConnel through an earmark to the Kentucky Climate Center at Western Kentucky University. Click here for more information.

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Public Administration Specialist

The Public Administration Specialist assists local governments in areas of accounting, budgeting, coal severance funds and other financial and technical needs

Key Benefits

  • The PAS acts as a liaison between local governments and various state and federal funding sources.
  • The PAS assists local governments in obtaining state and federal funding such as Economic Development Agency, Appalachian Regional Commission, RD, Community Development Block Grant, Land and Water Grants, Cops Grants, etc.
  • Assists the Regional Animal Shelter in accounting and personnel issues.

    Program Administrator e-mail: Carolyn Howard

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