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Open Meetings / City Governance During a Public Health Emergency

Within hours of confirming the first positive case of COVID-19 in Kentucky, Governor Andy Beshear declared a state of emergency allowing the state to access emergency federal

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Governor Requests Cities Enforce Social Distancing

Governor Beshear has Requested Cities to Enforce Social Distancing in City Parks and Public Spaces

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Effect of Executive Order Suspending In-Person Govt. Activities

On March 25, 2020, Governor Andy Beshear issued an executive order suspending in-person city government activities.

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Executive and Administrative Orders and other Guidance

KLC has compiled orders and guidance related to COVID-19

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Limited Duration Childcare for First Responders

YMCAs are to provide limited duration childcare for medical personnel, first responders, corrections officers, and Department for Community Based Services workers.

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City State of Emergency Declarations

As of March 13, 2020 both President Donald J. Trump and Governor Andy Beshear have declared states of emergency. Each declaration operates to provide additional funding and emergency powers to the executives on the national and state leve...

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KY Attorney General Open Meetings Opinion during Pandemic

During the extraordinary circumstances presented by the COVID-19 ?pandemic, public agencies are not required to identify a primary location for video teleconference meetings.

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Wage and Salary Report Now Available

The 2020 Wage and Salary Survey of Kentucky Cities summarizes more than 100 common city positions and many benefits and policies.

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Facts about Civilian Administration of Naloxone

Recent laws address civilian administration of Naloxone.

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New Allergy Info Sheet from the KY Rx Card Prgram

Help citizens in your city save up to 80% on your prescription medications.

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Citizen Questions-Learn about Murray’s Community Liaison Program

From Potholes to People Searches. Read about the City of Murray's program in the latest issue of Kentucky City magazine.

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2020 COLA for Mayors/Legislative Bodies

Although many cities incorporate the COLA from DLG in their budgets, the state-approved COLA is not mandatory for cities.

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13,251-Average Monthly Scripts Filled with the KLC Rx Card

The Rx Card program is a tool cities are using to help citizens with the high cost of prescriptions.

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ALERT - New Form I-9 Now in Effect

The (USCIS) announced that employers should begin using the updated Form I-9 as of January 31; however there is a grace period through April 30.

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Website Tour: Features You May be Missing

Do you know how to find KLC's events and training calendar, legal publications and blogs? Join KLC Training's Suraya Shalash on a quick tour - less than two minutes!

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New Year, New Decade-Let's do a Legal Review

This article suggests a few items that cities might want to check on to start the year with a good foot forward.

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