KLC Personnel Services Specialist Andrea Shindlebower Main writes a regular blog. Read the blog, SHARE the blog, refer to the blog. Check out all the categories and articles.
From the Dept. for Environmental Protection Division of Waste Management. Note that all litter abatement grant forms have been updated.
Use this Kentucky-based mass communications system to notify residents or customers via phone, email and/or text. Send out emergency information to everyone, or communicate something as limited as a lost pet in a specific neighborhood.
Post and view municipal job listings, surplus property and surplus sales. No charge, no hassle.
The KLC City Officials Legal handbook is a crucial tool for any city official. Designed for non-attorneys, the handbook covers the basics of important issues. City officials use this book EVERY DAY!
Effective July 1, businesses will be able to use standardized forms to file with the local tax districts in which they owe taxes. Learn how your city may be affected.
Media requests for vehicle accident reports must comply with strict standards to insure that the media is a news-gathering organization. The Kentucky State Police should have the mandatory media request form available soon.
This program recognizes cities and officials that strive to adopt and practice principles and procedures that demonstrate ethical and inclusive local government.
HB 422, passed in the 2016 legislative session, reforms the Local Code Enforcement Board Act. Cities considering a code enforcement board will need to review requirements and update ordinances. KLC has created two model ordinances based on HB 422.
The KLC Legal Team is compiling quarterly updates of the Kentucky Attorney General Opinions, as well as Open Record and Open Meeting Opinions
This update is a great resource for your city attorney. We also encourage elected officials and city employees to take a look to learn what to do, or more often than not, what NOT to do, when it comes to open meeting and open record issues.
KLC has filed an amicus curiae brief advocating cities' interests in protecting a meaningful user fee structure and effective 911 funding options.
In light of this decision, cities can continue invocation practices that do not disparage or support a particular religion.
KLC's Research department provides useful information to members on topics of importance to cities.
Cities have requirements for posting specific work related notices. The posters can be downloaded for free.