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Lincoln Trail ADD
June Board Meeting


Wednesday, June 16
1:30 pm ET

This meeting will be in-person at the Historic State Theater's WesBanco Gallery, located at 209 W. Dixie Avenue in Elizabethtown.

It will also be offered virtually. You will be able to attend the meeting through "Zoom" by clicking HERE at the scheduled time. Link information will also be sent to Board Members, Interested Parties, and posted on our website at ltadd.org prior to the meeting date. 

Contact Ms. Katie Peace for more information. 
      Upcoming    
Meetings / Trainings / Events
 
Radcliff/Elizabethtown MPO Technical Advisory Committee Meeting
Wednesday, June 2, 10:00 am ET
Online Zoom Meeting
Meeting link will be sent to Members prior.

Contact Mr. Mike Skaggs for more information. 
 
Budget Committee Meeting
Monday, June 14, 9:00 am ET
Online Zoom Meeting
Meeting link will be sent to Members prior.

Contact Ms. Katie Peace for more information. 
 
Lincoln Trail Workforce Development Board
Quarterly Meeting
Tuesday, June 15, 11:30 am ET
Online Zoom Meeting
Meeting link will be sent to Members prior.


Contact Ms. Sherry Johnson for more information.
 

Regional Transportation & Highway Safety Committee Meeting
TBA
Online Zoom Meeting
Meeting link will be sent to Members prior.


Contact Mr. Bo Martin for more information. 
 
Lincoln Trail Municipal Clerks Association
Monthly Meeting
Wednesday, June 23, 10:00 am ET
Lebanon City Hall

Contact Ms. Krista Levee for more information. 
 

 
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Lincoln Trail in the News!
  • Canada-based Kruger Packaging announced it is locating its first U.S. corrugated box plant in Elizabethtown. The project is expected to create over 150 well-paying jobs in Central Kentucky with a $114.2 million investment. See official press release from the Governor's Office, here
  • The Kentucky Workforce Innovation Board recently approved the applications for Work Ready Status to three of our counties - Meade, Hardin, and Nelson! This is Meade County's first Work Ready status and Hardin and Nelson counties are Recertifications. Congratulations to all three!
May Board Meeting
LTADD currently has a Case Manager/Service Advisor position to fill. Deadline to apply is June 3! Visit https://ltadd.org for more details!
Aging Services
June 15th is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. Find more resources and learn the signs of elder abuse by visiting the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services webpage
Area Development Districts across KY have been working tirelessly to continue providing important services during this time of need. 

Thank you for your service!
Click on the map above for current numbers.
Aging Services
Numbers You Need To Know

 AGING & DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTER:
270-737-6082 or 800-264-0393

Education and Assistance in learning about and applying for
resources and programs.

 
KPAP (Kentucky Prescription Assistance Program)  Free medications to those who qualify. Call 270-401-3842 for more information.

Long-Term Care Ombudsman; Contact Ms. Beverly Broadus, 502-965-8304 if your loved ones have experienced care issues while in a Nursing Home.

SHIP (State Health Insurance Assistance Program) 270-769-8609 - Provides assistance to people making decisions regarding Medicare.
Did You Know?
"Aging Trivia"
New Seniors have been added to each program on nearly a daily basis. LTADD has removed all Seniors from the wait list. Meade County Meal recipients have been offered additional vouchers to assist them during this difficult time. If you know of a Senior needing assistance, please have them contact 270-737-6082.
Aging Program Spotlight
Workforce Development
Kentucky Career Center
YouTube Channel


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Looking for a Career?
For more information about Lincoln Trail's Kentucky Career Center click here.
Our career centers are open with in-person appointments for career and training services. 

To make an appointment go to LTcareercenter.org/appointment.

NOTE: Unemployment Insurance in-person appointments are ONLY available in the Lincoln Trail Region at the Elizabethtown career center. You will need to visit kcc.gov to schedule an unemployment appointment.

Community & Economic Development
Regional Transportation & Highway Safety Committee Meeting
TBA
Online Zoom Meeting
 
Lincoln Trail Municipal Clerks Association
Monthly Meeting
Wednesday, June 23
10:00 am (ET), Lebanon City Hall
LTADD CED staff have been working with the City of Cloverport to update their zoning ordinance. In May, the city council met to hear the first reading. The second reading will occur this month. 
MAKING AN IMPACT WITH LOCAL SMALL BUSINESSES
LTADD's Community & Economic Development Department kicked off #EconDevWeek (May 9-15) by providing $50,000 in financial assistance to two Hardin County businesses, thanks to LTADD's COVID-19 Business Relief Program. The loan program offers financial assistance to our small businesses that have been impacted during these challenging times. For more information about the program, click HERE!



(Pictured Left) The Kid SpOt Center, LLC owners Ms. Jennifer Houk and Ms. Brandy Close with Ms. Krista Levee, LTADD Public Administration Specialist. 




(Pictured Right) Waters Edge Winery & Bistro of Etown, owner Mr. Charlie Watkins with Mr. Josh Knight, LTADD Community Development Specialist. 
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COUNTIES & CITIES:
The Notice of Funds Available (NOFA) for Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) funding has been released by the state. The process for applying for this opportunity and securing funding is an extended procedure. To get started and be considered for funding, your community's Mitigation Actions Forms (MAF) must be submitted in the Community Hazard Assessment and Mitigation Planning System (CHAMPS) by Friday, July 16, 2021. CHAMPS can be accessed HERE

Below are the Notice of Funds Available documents and a link to register for online briefings to be conducted by the Kentucky Emergency Management Office on June 2nd at 11:00AM (ET) and June 3rd at 2:00PM (ET). 

BRIEFING REGISTRATIONS:
https://register.gotowebinar.com/rt/2125157380083415566

Link to both Notices of Funding: 
DR4592_NOFA_2021 and DR4595_NOFA_2021

Don't Forget about the LTADD Regional Hazard Mitigation Plan! 
Your input and cooperation is appreciated! 
  • Reminder for Community Leaders! - Don't forget to turn in your Hazard Mitigation Update Worksheet. 
  • Reminder for Everyone! - Help your community prepare for disasters by participating in a short survey on you and your community’s disasters preparedness. Feel free to share the survey from LTADD's Facebook and Twitter pages and invite others to take the survey. Public input matters! Click HERE to take the Hazard Mitigation Public Survey.

Contact Mr. John David May for more information.
GRANT OPPORTUNITIES
The Department for Local Government (DLG) announced the 2021 application cycle for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program is now open. The grant period for Community Projects and Public Facilities projects will be April 1, 2021 – September 1, 2021.  The application window for Economic Development, Housing, CERF, and Public Services will be April 1, 2021 – January 31, 2022. Click HERE to learn more. 
Availability of Hazard Mitigation Grant Program Funds have been released by the state. This funding is available as a result of the disaster declarations made earlier this year across the state. See more information above in the Hazard Mitigation section. 
Radcliff / Elizabethtown MPO

Technical Advisory Committee Meeting 
Wednesday, June 2, 10:00 am ET
Online Zoom Meeting
 
Contact Mr. Mike Skaggs for more information or visit the website at radcliff-elizabethtown-mpo.org.
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Phone: 270-769-2393
Fax: 270-769-2393
Website:  www.ltadd.org
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