Applications for Illegal Dump and Litter Abatement Grants Sought by Division of Waste Management

FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 4, 2017) – The Energy and Environment Cabinet’s (EEC) Division of Waste Management (DWM) is calling for grant applications for two of its signature programs, illegal dump cleanup and the cleanup of litter along public roads.

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Division of Waste Management Announces Rubber-Modified Asphalt Grant Recipients

FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 4, 2017) – The Energy and Environment Cabinet (EEC) today announced up to $465,753 in grant funding has been awarded for rubber-modified asphalt projects utilizing crumb rubber manufactured from waste tires.

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$4 Million in Abandoned Mine Lands Pilot Grants Announced for Economic Development and Job Creation in Eastern Kentucky

PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (Aug. 2, 2017) – U.S. Rep. Harold “Hal” Rogers (KY-05) and the Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet (EEC) today announced three grants worth almost $5 million to spur economic development and job creation in Eastern Kentucky.

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Applications for Watershed Mini-Grants Now Being Accepted

FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 1, 2017) – The Kentucky Division of Water (KDOW) is soliciting applications for $5,000 grants to be awarded in each of the state’s seven major river basins. The application process begins Aug. 1 and will run through Sept. 30. Continue reading “Applications for Watershed Mini-Grants Now Being Accepted”

Division of Water Awarded Opportunity to Apply for Dam Safety Homeland Security Grant

FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 27, 2017) -The Kentucky Division of Water has been invited to apply for a pilot project with the U.S. Department for Homeland Security Science & Technology Directorate to develop instrumentation monitoring and flood warning systems for dams.

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Department for Energy Development and Independence Announces Grant Recipients

FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 24, 2017) – Energy and Environment Cabinet Secretary Charles Snavely today announced that seven organizations will share more than $1.6 million in grant funding to promote efficient technologies and practices in public and private-sector buildings. Recipients include education, utility service, local government, and waste water treatment organizations.

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Kentucky Board of Certification of Wastewater System Operators Board to Meet

FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 14, 2017) – The Kentucky Board of Certification of Wastewater System Operators (wastewater board) will meet July 18 at 11 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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