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Posted on: May 28, 2020

HCC touts summer online courses

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Henderson, KY – Henderson Community College (HCC) is making a final push to register students for the coming summer term.   

The deadline to register is May 29. The first day of classes is June 1.  

All summer coursework...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: May 28, 2020

Portion of Kentucky 1078 to be closed for 10 days

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Beginning on Friday, May 29, a contractor will begin the reconstruction of KY 1078 into its new alignment in preparation for the new Spottsville Bridge. The section of highway on KY 1078 that will be closed is from Spottsville Camp Road (17.45 mm) to U.S....

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: May 26, 2020

List of roads, streets to get improvements in FY201 is approved

HENDERSON, Ky. – A list of streets and roads proposed for maintenance and repairs utilizing Municipal Aid Funds and Local Government Economic Assistance was approved by the Board of Commissioners following a public hearing on Tuesday, May 26.

The...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: May 22, 2020

HART resuming regular routes on May 26

HENDERSON, Ky. — With the reopening of restaurants, retail, hair salons/barbers medical offices, and other businesses, Henderson Area Rapid Transit will resume its regular routes on Tuesday, May 26.

Ridership has been working its way back to norm...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: May 22, 2020

Sandy Lee Songfest canceled for 2020

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Sandy Lee Songwriters Festival board and committee members are sad to announce the cancellation of the 2020 Sandy Lee Songfest set for July. We wish to respect the health and wishes of both songwriters and music enthusiasts as w...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: May 20, 2020

Boat dock installation delayed

HENDERSON, KY, May 20, 2020– A plan to install at least one boat dock at the downtown riverfront and another at Hays Boat Ramp in time for the Memorial Day Weekend has been scrapped by the rising Ohio River.

Public Works officials had been cautio...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: May 20, 2020

Parking enforcement in Central Business District to resume

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HENDERSON, Ky. -- With the reopening of retail businesses and restaurants to in-person visits and sit-down dining, the City of Henderson will resume the enforcement of three-hour parking in the Central Business District.

Enforcement will resume on Tuesday,...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: May 18, 2020

Memorial Day holiday to alter trash collection schedule

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HENDERSON, KY, May 15, 2020– Trash collection in the City of Henderson and services at the landfill/transfer station will be operating on a different schedule during the week of the Memorial Day holiday.

There will be no trash collection on Monda...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: May 15, 2020

Henderson' Independence Bank Fireworks Celebration postponed

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HENDERSON, Ky. — With no guidance from the state on when large crowds may congregate, the Independence Bank Fireworks Celebration, which had been scheduled for July 3, is being postponed, the Downtown Henderson Partnership announced Friday.

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: May 15, 2020

HCS Summer Food Service Program details announced

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Henderson County Schools Summer Food Service Program will begin on Thursday, May 21. Meal pick up will be once a week, on Thursdays, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Meals are provided for free for any child age 18 and younger. Meals will be provided ...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: May 15, 2020

Henderson County Government announces gradual reopening plan

HENDERSON, Ky. - In accordance with guidelines recently issued by Gov. Andy Beshear, some, but not all, offices of Henderson County Government will begin to reopen for in-person traffic starting next week.

In all the office reopenings described below, visi...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: May 13, 2020

First phase of city's Spring Cleanup starts Monday, May 18

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HENDERSON, Ky. – The first phase of the annual Spring Cleanup within the City of Henderson starts on Monday, May 18, with pickup on the north side of Second Street/Zion Road.

A new system will replace what city residents have been accustomed to i...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: May 12, 2020

Water lines in unused buildings may need to be flushed

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Information from Henderson Water Utility:

As buildings reopen, businesses, schools, and property management teams will be opening areas that have been empty or underused. Properly flushing plumbing is essential before reoccupying any spaces that have been ...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: May 12, 2020

HFD will start annual hydrant testing on Monday, May 18

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HENDERSON, KY, May 12, 2020– The Henderson Fire Department will begin annual fire hydrant testing on Monday, May 18. Tests are expected to be completed in approximately three weeks.

Testing will be conducted between 7 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. each day ...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: May 4, 2020

U.S. Secretary Elaine Chao thanks public transit workers

The Federal Transit Administration has shared a thank you video from Secretary Elaine L. Chao to the thousands of public transit employees that are still on the job in communities all across the country, including City of Henderson employees who have kept...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: April 29, 2020

Ramp closure scheduled for U.S. 41/I-69 interchange in Evansville

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VANDERBURGH COUNTY, Ind. – The Indiana Department of Transportation announces a complete ramp closure for the U.S. 41/I-69 interchange in the Evansville/Henderson, KY area.

Beginning on or around Monday, May 4, contractors will close the ramp fro...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: April 28, 2020

City to offer Spring Cleanup in two phases during May and June

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HENDERSON, Ky. – The annual Spring Cleanup within the City of Henderson has been set up in two phases during May and June, but a new system will replace what city residents have been accustomed to in past years.

The new system has been created to...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: April 24, 2020

POW! announces special grants in honor of 4.24.20 Day

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Henderson, KY – April 24, 2020 - Partnership of Women (POW!) mission is driven by transforming lives in Henderson County and we honored to unveil the recipients on 4.24.20 to celebrate our love for Henderson and our local non-profit organization...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: April 24, 2020

Governor, Secretary of State announce June 23 Primary Election procedures

Frankfort, Ky. (April 24, 2020) – Today, Governor Andy Beshear and Secretary of State Michael Adams said they have reached an agreement on how the state’s primary elections, special elections and local option elections scheduled for Ju...

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