News briefs, April 24

Published 9:24 am Monday, April 24, 2017

Mulch give-away rescheduled

The Boyle County mulch give away, originally planned for April 22, has been rescheduled for Saturday, April 29 due to the weather. Danville Public Works Department has plenty of compost to give away this year. Bring your truck or trailer and they will fill you up from 7 a.m. until noon on Saturday April 29. The mulch can be picked up off Old Stanford Road behind Grace Baptist Church. This compost comes from leaves picked up in the fall and has been cooking for two years and is a wonderfully rich soil full of nutrients. Good for landscaping, vegetable and flower gardens. For more information, call Ronnie Yates (859) 326-0802.


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Boyle County Fiscal Court —10 a.m. Tuesday, April 25 in room 106 at the courthouse. Items on the agenda include: National Preservation Month Proclamation; hear from airport board, Stuart Powell; Community Arts Center, Niki Kinkade; declare tax rates for Conservation District; alternative sentencing accident insurance renewal; Fire Protection District appointment renewal; present complete fiscal court budget; stairs for convenience center and recycling equipment maintenance contract; workers compensation and liability insurance renewal; joint jail/Boyle jail budget workshop.

Parks and Recreation Committee — meeting change from April 24 to 8:30 a.m. May 1 at Millennium Park softball park building by field 4.