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Legal

Beware…Do You Have Zombies In Your Midst?

With Halloween around the corner, the KLC Municipal Law Dept. thought this might be a good time to remind you about a spooky problem that may be lurking deep in your city.

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HR

Daylight Savings Time Ends on Sunday, November 1, 2020

Employers Should Prepare for Possible Overtime

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HR

Are You Ready for the 2020 Election?

While you’re preparing for the return of the polls, be sure to review your city’s voting leave policy, as well as Kentucky law to ensure an understanding of the requirements.

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HR

Update on Payroll Tax Deferral

Limited Guidance Issued on the Payroll Tax Deferral Beginning September 1, 2020

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Community & Economic Development

COVID 19: Making It Easier for Businesses to Thrive in Your City

Part 3 in a Three-Part Series: COVID-19 Recovery Plans for Kentucky Cities

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Community & Economic Development

COVID 19: What’s Next for Local Businesses and City Budgets?

While we wait for a COVID-19 cure or vaccine, now is the time to address the impact of this double whammy to city revenues.

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HR

OSHA Guidance to Reduce Vehicle Crashes and Help Your Bottom Line

Every 12 minutes someone dies in a motor vehicle crash, every 10 seconds an injury occurs and every 5 seconds a crash occurs.

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Community & Economic Development

COVID-19 Recovery Plans for Kentucky Cities: Immediate Needs

This is part one of a three-part series which also includes "What's Next" and "Making it Easy for Businesses to Thrive in Your City."

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HR

Drug Testing Issues During the Current COVID-19: Updated July 6

Employers should check back often for additional changes.

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Research

It’s Property Tax Rate Setting Season

Kentucky cities must adopt a new ordinance each year that sets the city’s real property tax rate.

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Member Relations

Hitting the Road: Now is the Time to Market Your City

People are ready to get outside and stay safe. Could your city be their destination?

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HR

Supreme Court Upholds Employment Protections

Cities should review their Equal Opportunity Employment policy to ensure it is current and accurate.

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Research

Kentucky Cities Continue Population Growth

Since 2010, Kentucky cities have grown more than three times as fast as areas outside of cities.

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HR

Cities Should Consider Healthy-at-Work Guidelines for Employees

KLC provides a sample policy and resources to help get started.

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HR

Drug Testing Issues During the Current COVID-19 Outbreak

As with everything else right now, changes to requirements tend to happen very quickly and without much notice.

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Member Relations

Virtual Etiquette: Best Behavior in the Cyber Age

Video conferencing and virtual meetings have become a fact of life for all types of businesses including city government.

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