New briefs, May 11

Published 8:16 pm Friday, May 10, 2019


Danville City Commission — 5:30 p.m. Monday, May 13 at city hall. Agenda includes: introduction of Parks & Rec director; proclamation for Police Officer Memorial Week; fire station presentation; Brass Band banner request; reappointment of Ethics and Sister Cities board members; Meadow Lane Cemetery request; zone change recommendation for 707 Old Shakertown Road; and resolutions for paving list, Second Street change order and update, and HDR sewer contract amendment.

Boyle County Fiscal Court   9:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 14. Agenda includes: LGEA and CRA hearing; Historic Preservation Month proclamation, Parks and Recreation, consider EDP Partnership commitment, arrest video – Jailer Wofford; EMS items; sheriff items; Homeland Security Grant – Mike Wilder; Public works item; Planning and Zoning; Solid Waste; budget workshop.

Danville-Boyle County Airport Board — 6 p.m. Thursday, May 16, at the airport to discuss general business.

CASA offers open training

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CASA of the Bluegrass is sponsoring a community training 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. May 16 at the Boyle County Extension Office, 99 Corporate Drive. The event will be led by Kentucky State Trooper Robert Purdy, who will present on drug use issues. Please RSVP to Kyle Huffman at

GABBF quilt show accepting entries

The 2019 Great American Quilt Show will once again be held during the Great American Brass Band Festival inside the Presbyterian Church on Saturday, June 8 and 9. Applications to submit quilt entries can be downloaded from the GABBF website at Applications will be accepted through May 31 and should be sent to, or GABBF, Attn: Sue Ferguson, Quilt Show, P.O. Box 429, Danville, KY 40423.