Free Intro to Grant Writing and Community Revitalization Workshop Set for Sept. 29

Join us for our FREE, one-day grant writing workshop, which will provide participants with a solid understanding of grant writing and tips and tricks that will help make proposals more attractive to funding agencies.

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Grant Applications Sought for Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training

A grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency  that provides funds to train individuals for careers in environmental fields will issue guidance for filling out its grant application in October.

The Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training grant provides funds to nonprofits and other organizations  to recruit and train low-income and minority, unemployed and under-employed people living in areas affected by solid and hazardous waste.

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Manufacturer Sekisui Reaches KY EXCEL Highest Level

FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 15, 2017) – Sekisui S-Lec America, LLC, a leading manufacturer of S-LEC PVB film, has upgraded its Winchester, Ky., facility membership in the Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection’s (DEP) environmental leadership program, KY EXCEL, to a Master member – the program’s highest level.

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Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection Strategic Operational Plan Approved for Fiscal Year 2018

The Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection (KYDEP) is pleased to announce the completion of its 2018 strategic operational plan.

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Brownfields for Bankers Workshop

Bankers, developers and development agency officials will want to mark their calendars to attend the Brownfields for Bankers Workshop on Aug. 10, 2017. This workshop will provide an introduction to brownfield redevelopment, since developers are increasingly recognizing the value of revitalizing brownfields. Brownfields are properties that are abandoned or underutilized due to real or perceived environmental contamination.

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Kentucky Board of Certification of Water Treatment and Distribution System Operators Board to Meet

FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 19, 2017) – The Kentucky Board of Certification of Water Treatment and Distribution System Operators (drinking water board) will meet June 20, at 2 p.m. in conference room 111, Department for Environmental Protection, 300 Sower Blvd., Frankfort, Ky. 40601.

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Kentucky Board of Certification of Wastewater System Operators Board to Meet

FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 19, 2017) – The Kentucky Board of Certification of Wastewater System Operators (wastewater board) will meet June 20 at 10 a.m. in conference room 111, Department for Environmental Protection, 300 Sower Blvd., Frankfort, Ky. 40601.

The meeting is open to the public.

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