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OSHA Withdraws Vaccine/Testing Mandate ETS

In a decision that effectively ends litigation on the rule, The OSHA announced that it would withdraw the ETS vaccine/testing mandate for employers with 100 or more employees.

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Mandatory Contract Provisions for ARPA Expenditures

Federal procurement regulations for expenditures using ARPA funds mandate specific contract provisions in certain circumstances.

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Supreme Court Rules on OSHA Vaccine/Testing Mandate

The Supreme Court of the United States issued a much-anticipated decision on Thursday to stay the OSHA ETS vaccine/testing mandate, which blocks enforcement of the regulation.

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2022 Employee Recognition Calendar

Say thanks to municipal employees throughout the year.

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OSHA COVID Vaccine/Testing ETS Update – January 10, 2022

The US Supreme Court heard oral arguments on the OSHA ETS vaccine/testing mandate on Friday morning.

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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 Legislative Session Updates

Join KLC Executive Director/CEO J.D. Chaney and Director of Public Affairs Bryanna L. Carroll for an update on the 2022 Regular Session of the General Assembly. The 2022 session begins January 4, and it must end by April 14. These updates ...

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IRS Raises Standard Mileage Reimbursement Rate for 2022

For cities that use the IRS rate to reimburse employees and elected officials for mileage, be aware that on January 1, 2022, the IRS will raise the standard mileage reimbursement rate from 54 cents to 58.5 cents per mile. Employers can find the of...

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Update: Cities Helping Cities Recover From Deadly Storm

KLC is serving as a conduit for cities interested in helping cities impacted by December's deadly tornado outbreak.

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Attorney General Releases Opinion on Military Pay

Kentucky’s Attorney General issued OAG 21-14 on the issue of military leave pay for employees on days they are not scheduled to work.

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Supreme Court Schedules Hearing on OSHA Vaccine/Testing Mandate

The U.S. Supreme Court will hold a hearing January 7 on the OSHA ETS vaccine and/or test requirement.

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Federal OSHA Vaccination and Testing Requirements

A federal OSHA emergency temporary standard regarding COVID vaccinations and testing impacts employers with 100 or more employees, including cities.

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2022 K-Count Trainings in January

The Kentucky Balance of State Continuum of Care (KY BoS CoC) will conduct the annual K-Count of people experiencing literal homelessness on Wednesday, January 26, 2022.

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Know the 2022 Candidate Filing Deadlines

Current and potential elected city officials need to understand recently passed changes to the filing deadlines to ensure they make the ballot.

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ARPA Portal User Guide Released for Smaller Cities

The U.S. Department of the Treasury non-entitlement units of local government a new guide for using the reporting portal for American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds.

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SBA Opens Tornado Recovery Center

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) opened a Business Recovery Center (BRC) in Benton to help storm victims submit disaster loan applications.

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Wage and Salary Survey Now Open

Cities received a paper copy of the 2022 Wage and Salary Survey of Kentucky Cities, but a PDF and Microsoft Excel version can also be completed electronically.

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