FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 23, 2016) – The House Joint Resolution 56 (HJR56) Subcommittee on Small Wastewater Treatment Plant Risk is scheduled to meet June 26, 2017 at 11 a.m. in Conference Room 316, 300 Sower Blvd., Frankfort, Ky.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 22, 2017) – Tropical Storm Cindy is due to blow into Kentucky this evening, and could bring with it several inches of rain and damaging winds.
Due to the damage that is possible with this storm, the Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection (DEP) would like to remind everyone that there are specific guidelines for proper disposal of woody and vegetative debris left in the aftermath of severe storms.
Kentucky’s Division of Mine Safety Director Jim Vicini is the 2017 recipient of the National Holmes Mine Rescue Association Man of the Year Award.
He was presented the award at the national meeting in Traverse City, Michigan June 8.
This prestigious award, given once per year, dates back to the early 1900’s, when the Joseph A Holmes Safety Association (JAHSA) was created to modernize and improve mine safety across the nation.
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.
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.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 13, 2017) -The Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet (EEC) has announced the completion of a five megawatt Solar Array Project at Fort Campbell—making it the largest non-utility solar array in Kentucky. Completion of the project was recognized today by state, federal and local officials during a ribbon cutting ceremony at Fort Campbell.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 5, 2017) – The Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet is calling for nominations for its annual environmental awards to be presented during the 2017 Governor’s Conference on Energy and the Environment on Oct. 19-20 at the Lexington Convention Center.