Tag: Kentucky

Industry, Transportation & Infrastructure

Kentucky announces $500,000 in grants for riverport infrastructure improvements

July 7, 2023

Via: Transportation Today

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear announced four riverports in his state will receive $500,000 in grant funding to help with needed infrastructure and equipment upgrades. The grants were awarded for six separate projects at four riverports, the governor’s office said, and […]

Health Care, Industry, Policy, State & Local

Biden admin dealt blow by Sixth Circuit ruling against vaccine mandate in Kentucky, Ohio, Tennessee

January 12, 2023

Via: Fox News

A federal appeals court has upheld a ban on forcing workers in Kentucky, Ohio and Tennessee who contract with the federal government to get a COVID-19 vaccine. An appeals court has affirmed a ban in three states on enforcing a […]

Industry, Transportation & Infrastructure

Kentucky Gov. Beshear announces $5M federal grant to prevent wrong-way crashes

August 31, 2022

Via: Transportation Today

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear announced Monday the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) had received more than $5 million in federal funds to prevent wrong-way crashes on Interstates in his state. Kentucky’s Wrong Way Driving and Integrated Safety Technology System will receive […]

Emerging Tech & Modernization, Tech

Connectivity is still the ‘building block’ for IT modernization

September 21, 2021

Via: StateScoop

The COVID-19 pandemic accelerated the pace of modernization in cities of all sizes around the country over the past 18 months. But to take the next step in their digital transformation efforts — to enable innovations like new digital services, […]

Industry, Policy, State & Local, Transportation & Infrastructure

Kentucky to invest $23M on highway safety near schools

April 26, 2021

Via: Transportation Today News

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet recently selected nearly 70 safety improvement projects in 44 counties statewide to receive $23 million in funding through the 2020 Highway Plan. The projects, which seek to increase highway safety near public schools, will receive funding […]