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Posted on: December 2, 2021

Homestead Exemption

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Turning 65 in 2022? If you own and occupy your home, you may be eligible for a reduction in the net taxable value of your home under the Homestead Exemption Act.

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Posted on: December 1, 2021

Now That's a Bright Idea!

Bundle of holiday lights.

Kenton County Solid Waste Management has partnered with Cohen Recycling, the City of Covington, and keep Covington Beautiful to collect and properly recycle old holiday lights.

From December 1, 2021 to February 1, 2022, holiday lights (traditional and LED ...

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Posted on: November 30, 2021

Public Information Sessions for Licking River Project

Licking River from the sky.

Over the past twelve months, Copperhead Environmental Consulting (“Copperhead”) has been analyzing 122 miles of the Licking River, the South Fork of the Licking River, and Stoner Creek, and its adjacent viewshed, from Paris, Kentucky, ...

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Posted on: November 24, 2021

Kenton County Fiscal Court Recognizes 2021 Pioneer Award Honoree Dr. Raymond Hebert

Ray Hebert

Kenton County recognized 2021 Pioneer Award honoree Dr. Raymond Hebert for his outstanding community service.

Since arriving in Northern Kentucky in the 1970s, Raymond Hebert, Ph.D., has been instrumental in the education and civic engagement of thousands ...

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Posted on: November 18, 2021

Public Works Temporary Office Closure

Public Works Administrative Building

The Kenton County Public Works Administrative Office will be temporarily closed to the public for building renovations from November 22 through December 10. 

Staff can still be reached for assistance with services by calling (859) 392-1920 during ...

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Posted on: November 10, 2021

Kenton County Fiscal Court Recognizes 2021 Pioneer Award Honoree Ken Harper

Ken Harper poses for a photo with members of the Fiscal Court.

At its Fiscal Court meeting this week, Kenton County recognized 2021 Pioneer Award honoree Ken Harper for his outstanding career of public service.

Kenneth F. Harper was born on January 15, 1931, in Covington, Kentucky.  He joined the U.S. Air For...

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Posted on: November 4, 2021

Kenton County Dispatch Supervisor Awarded Line Supervisor of the Year Award

Melissa Eddy poses with award.

Kenton County Dispatch Supervisor, Melissa Eddy, has been given the Line Supervisor of the Year Award by the Kentucky Emergency Numbers Association in partnership with the Kentucky chapter of the Association for Public Safety Officials. 

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Posted on: November 3, 2021

Kenton County Government Academy Now Accepting Participants for 2022

2019 Government Academy graduates.

As an outreach service to the constituents of Kenton County, citizens are invited to take an inside look into the workings of their county government by participating in the Kenton County Government Academy. 

Beginning in early January, this ten-w...

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Posted on: November 3, 2021

Letters to Santa, Letters from Santa

Elves install mailbox.

Kenton County Parks & Recreation, in cooperation with the Kenton County Public Library, is excited to announce its “Letters To Santa, Letters From Santa” program will begin on Monday, November 15th. 

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Posted on: October 28, 2021

2021 Pioneer Award Honorees

Historic Kenton County Courthouse

The Pioneer Award is bestowed on residents of Kenton County who provided outstanding service to the community and exemplify the highest standards of personal integrity.  It honors those who demonstrate servant leadership combined with awareness o...

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Posted on: August 16, 2021

Now Hiring: Lateral Police Officers

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Check out what we have to offer and what career opportunities are available.

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