The Energy and Environment Cabinet today announced that up to $560,000 is available in emergency grants to help 28 flood-damaged counties clean up solid waste generated by recent floodwaters caused by last month’s winter storm.
The total grant amount to be awarded will not be available until all applications are received. The counties eligible to apply for the emergency dump grant include: Boyd, Breathitt, Carter, Elliott, Estill, Fleming, Floyd, Grant, Greenup, Hancock, Hart, Johnson, Knott, Lawrence, Lee, Leslie, Letcher, Lewis, Magoffin, Martin, Morgan, Owen, Pendleton, Perry, Pike, Rowan, Trigg, and Woodford. Application packages with additional information will be sent to eligible counties. Continue reading “Emergency Grants Available to 28 Counties to Clean Up Flood-Related Solid Waste from Recent Storms”