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Permit Required If repair or restoration of your flood damaged home is needed

From Breathitt County Emergency Management If repair or restoration of your flood damaged home is needed, this does require a permit from the Ky. Division of Water prior to construction. There is no charge for this permit! You can remove damaged material and get the property ready for construction prior to receiving the permit, but […]

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19,000 Late, Invalid Ballots Were Counted In Arizona 2020 Election: Report

By Truth Press Published June 2, 2022 With the 2022 midterm elections around the corner, scrutiny of the 2020 election continues to raise questions about election integrity, including a newly identified anomaly in Maricopa County, Arizona. Arizona Law requires that, to be considered valid, ballots must be received by the county no later than 7 p.m. […]

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Gov. Beshear Announces Kentucky to Receive $3.2 Million for Seven Public Transit Projects that Promote a Better Kentucky

Bipartisan Infrastructure Law funding supports purchase of new buses in rural areas, funds technology upgrades FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 23, 2022) – As part of his Better Kentucky Plan, Gov. Andy Beshear today announced seven rural public transit agency projects will receive grants as part of a $3.2 million federal funding award to promote a robust public transit system. […]

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Repair efforts continue on flood-damaged state highways in Breathitt, Perry counties

Work is continuing on repair efforts on state highways in Breathitt and Perry counties as the recovery from catastrophic flooding in late July continues. Crews from the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet and contractors are deployed in several locations in the two counties. Four routes remain closed, and some of the closures are expected to be long-term. […]

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Knott County road closure to affect traffic detoured from Perry County closure

A week-long road closure in Knott County that began Saturday, Aug. 20, will affect traffic being detoured due to a closure of KY 1087 in Perry County. The Department of Highways District 12 office in Pikeville closed KY 160 between KY 80 and KY 1087 for an emergency pipe replacement. They anticipate that the road […]

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Gov. Andy Beshear Announces Beginning of Flood Debris Removal from Creeks, Streams in Eastern Kentucky Disaster Area

Priority given to materials posing potential hazards to bridges, other structures Content by: Commonwealth of Kentucky Transportation Cabinet / Photos by Ron Hamblin – APPCV FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 19, 2022) – Gov. Andy Beshear today announced that crews soon will begin removing flood debris from waterways in the eastern Kentucky counties that suffered catastrophic flooding three weeks […]

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Emergency Road Aid Funds Awarded to Powell County

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet today announced that the Powell County Fiscal Court will receive $31,200 in County Road Aid emergency funds for flood damage repairs on Sand Lick Road (CR 1111). “The Transportation Cabinet is pleased to approve this request for funding to provide assistance to Powell County to repair and maintain safe connections in […]

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Emergency Road Aid Funds Awarded to City of Hazard

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet today announced that the City of Hazard will receive $111,300 in Municipal Road Aid emergency funds for flood repairs on two city streets. “The Transportation Cabinet is pleased to approve this request for funding to provide assistance to Hazard to repair and maintain safe connections in the community,” said Transportation Secretary […]