News briefs, July 9

Published 7:14 pm Monday, July 8, 2019


Boyle County Board of Trustees — 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 11 in the library’s conference room.

Forum held to explain federal act affecting child welfare services

A forum will be held to explain how a new federal law will affect child welfare services in the Southern Bluegrass Service Region, including Boyle, Clark, Estill, Fayette, Garrard, Jessamine, Lincoln, Madison, Mercer and Powell counties.

The regional forum on the Family First Preservation Services Act (FFPSA) will be 9:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 10, at the John W. Oswald Building on the Cooper Campus of Bluegrass Community and Technical College, 470 Cooper Dr., Lexington.

Email newsletter signup

Attendees should park in the Green Lot at Kroger Field. Local providers and Department for Community Based Services staff will be in attendance to talk about their programs and how they are helping families and youth. To register, visit

Water tower maintenance

The City of Danville has begun maintenance on the water tower located on Airport Road. During maintenance, customers in the area may notice lower than normal water pressure. The lower pressure does not affect water quality in any way. If you have any questions, please contact the City of Danville Water Treatment Plant at (859) 238-1241.