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Kentucky Cities Can Apply for All-America City Award

Cities must submit a letter of intent to apply for the 2023 All-American City Award by Dec. 15, 2022. Applications are due Feb. 15, 2023.

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2023 Employee Recognition Calendar

The Kentucky League of Cities created a calendar of city-related recognition days, weeks, and months.

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City Officials Academy Coming in January!

The City Officials Academy is an intense two-and-a-half-day training packed with practical information to benefit city leaders in their jobs. Whether newly elected, newly appointed, or a seasoned official seeking a refresher course on the basics, ...

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Shively Certified as a KLC City of Ethics

Congratulations to the City of Shively on obtaining KLC City of Ethics certification.

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Spring Deadlines Approaching for Tuition Discount Program

Registration deadlines for the spring semester classes at Eastern Kentucky University (EKU) are approaching. HR and other managers are encouraged to remind city employees about the Kentucky League of Cities’ unique tuition discount program. Links...

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2023 KLC Awards – It’s Never Too Early to Nominate

It’s not too early to think about the Kentucky League of Cities (KLC) Awards, the only program dedicated to recognizing Kentucky city officials, employees, and cities of all sizes. The 2023 awards nomination links are now Read More


KLC Director Receives Outstanding State League Counsel Award

The International Municipal Lawyers Association recognized KLC Director of Municipal Law Morgain Patterson as its 2022 Outstanding State League Counsel.

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KLC Helps City Finance Fire Station

The Kentucky League of Cities assisted the city finance construction of the building that will offer 24-hour emergency services.

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KLC Director Elected Chair of National Public Finance Consortium

The NLC Public Finance Consortium elected Kentucky League of Cities (KLC) Director of Corporate Law & Financial Services Robyn Miller to serve as chair.

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Nicholasville Recertified as a KLC City of Ethics

Congratulations to the City of Nicholasville on obtaining KLC City of Ethics recertification.

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KLC Presents RISE Awards

The Kentucky League of Cities presented a RISE Award (Resilience. Impact. Service. Encouragement.) to Mayfield Mayor Kathy O’Nan and Prestonsburg Mayor Les Stapleton.

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KLC Swears in New Leadership

KLC swore in a new president, Southgate Mayor James Hamberg, and a new first and second vice president.

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Broadband Pole Replacement Grants

Broadband providers can apply for grants through Kentucky’s Office of Broadband Development to fund pole replacements in underserved areas.

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ARPA Follow-Up Necessary for Some Cities

Treasury requires non-entitlement units of local government to submit additional information and supporting documents to comply fully with the ARPA final rule.

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American Rescue Plan Resource Page

The latest guidance, allocation figures, and answers to frequently asked questions for city funds provided through the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA).

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2022 KLC Award Winners

KLC recognized a City Government of the Year, Elected City Official of the Year, and City Employee of the Year, as well as a 2022 LEAD Award winner.

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Litter Abatement Grants Due Nov. 1

Kentucky cities can apply for grants to help clean up litter along public roads. Applications are due Nov. 1, 2022.

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