The Whitley County Board of Education is now accepting sealed bids on a complete lighting system with sixteen 64-par cans, two ellipsoidals, one 24-channel dimmer console, three dimmer switch packs, DMX cables, extra bulbs, and storage boxes. Please visit the district website, www.whitley.kyschools.us to view pictures of this equipment. For additional information please contact David Sweet at 606-215-0485.
Your sealed bid must be labeled “Surplus Property-Lighting System” and include the amount of the bid along with your name, address, and phone number. Submit your sealed bid to the Whitley County Board of Education at 300 Main Street, Williamsburg, KY during regular office hours from 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. Bid deadline is August 30, 2017 at 10:00 A.M. The Whitley County Board of Education reserves the right to reject any or all bids, and to waive informalities.
An ordinance amending the Whitley County Budget for Fiscal Year 2017-2018, to include unanticipated receipts increasing/decreasing from various Funds in the amount of $501,321.00 and increasing/decreasing expenditures from the various Funds in the amount of $501,321.00 was passed on 08/15/17. A copy of the Ordinance with full text is available for public inspection at the Office of the County Judge Executive during normal business hours.
Pat White, Jr., County Judge Executive
NOTICE OF BOND RELEASE
In accordance with KRS 350.093, notice is hereby given that Nally & Hamilton Enterprises, Inc., P.O. Box 157, Bardstown, Kentucky 40004 has applied for a Phase II Bond Release on Increments 2, 3, and 4 of Permit No 918-0403 which was last issued July 23, 2014.
Increment No. 2 covers an area of approximately 107.20 acres of surface area and underlies an additional 9.19 acres of auger area. Increment No. 3 covers an area of approximately 17.70 acres of surface area. Increment 4 covers an area of approximately 117.22 acres of surface area and underlies an additional 5.10 acres of auger area.
The permit area is approximately 3.21 mile east from Hwy. 92’s junction with Hwy. 904 and located 1800 feet south of Harpes Creek and located 4.61 miles southwest of Kayjay in Bell, Knox and Whitley Counties.
The bond now in effect Increment no. 2 is a surety in the amount of $86,800.00 of which approximately 85% of the original amount of $373,500.00 is to be included in this application for release. The bond now in effect for Increment no. 3 is a surety in the amount of $16,100.00 of which approximately 85% of the original amount of $66,800.00 is to be included in this application for release. The bond now in effect for Increment no. 4 is a surety in the amount of $105,700.00 of which approximately 85% of the original amount of $426,700.00 is to be included in this application for release.
Reclamation work performed included: All mining area was backfilled and graded with all highwalls eliminated and the area was seeded, this work was completed in the fall of 2011.
This is the final advertisement of the application. Written comments, objection and request for a public hearing or informal conference must be filed with the Director, Division of Field Services, 300 Sower Blvd, Frankfort, Kentucky 40601 by Saturday September 16, 2017.
A public hearing on the application has been scheduled for Tuesday September 19, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at the Department for Natural Resources, Middlesboro Regional Office, 1804 East Cumberland Avenue, Middlesboro, Kentucky 40965. This Hearing will be canceled if no request for a hearing or informal conference is received by Saturday September 16, 2017.
Notice of Intention to Mine
Pursuant to Application Number 918-0435 Major Revision #2
In accordance with KRS 350.070, notice is hereby given that Alden Resources LLC; 332 W. Cumberland Gap Pkwy., Suite 100; Corbin, Kentucky 40701 has applied for a major revision to an existing surface coal mining and reclamation operation located approximately 0.5 miles south west of Hamblin Hollow Road’s intersection with Poplar Creek Road, and approximately 2.5 miles north east of the community of Verne, in Whitley County, Kentucky. The major revision will not add any surface disturbance acreage or underground acreage to the permit area.
The proposed major revision is located on the Saxton U.S.G.S. 7½ minute quadrangle map. The operation will use the Contour and Auger methods of mining. The surface area to be affected by the major revision is owned by Nancy Monhollen, Billy Hall, Adam Hill, Kenneth Monhollen, Katherine Monhollen, Fay Wilson, Emile Patry, Nancy Patry, Diana Horn, and Karen Hamblin. The operation will affect an area within 100 feet of Hamblin Hollow road and Randle Cemetery road. The operation will not involve relocation and/or closure of a public road.
The major revision proposes a land use change to Pastureland from Fish and Wildlife.
The Major Revision application has been filed for public inspection at the Department for Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement’s Middlesboro Regional Office; 1804 East Cumberland Avenue; Middlesboro, Kentucky 40965-1229. Written comments, objections, or requests for a permit conference must be filed with the Director; Division of Permits; 300 Sower Boulevard, 2nd Floor Frankfort, Kentucky 40601.
In accordance with Chapters 65 and 424 of the Kentucky Revised Statutes, the financial report and supporting data may be inspected by the general public at the Whitley County Conservation District, located at 1707 Cumberland Falls Hwy, Suite L3, Corbin, KY, between the hours of 8:00am and 4:30pm Monday through Friday. Meetings are held on a monthly basis on the third Thursday of the month at 9:00am, with the exception of December, and are open to the public. Citizens serving on the Whitley County Conservation District Board of Supervisors are:
Lee Edd Sears, 2435 Louden Road, Williamsburg KY 40769, Chairman
Charles Ohler, 5101 Cumberland Falls Hwy, Corbin, KY 40701, Vice-Chairman
Harold Prewitt, 211 Angel Road, Williamsburg, KY 40769, Sec-Treasurer
Anne Bays, 511 Logan Road, Corbin, KY 40701, Member
Joann Siler, 114 Lud Tolliver Road, Williamsburg, KY 40769, Member
Jack R. Smith, 920 Corinth Cemetery Road, Corbin, KY 40701, Member
Jim D. Jones, 520 Highway 511, Corbin, KY 40701, MemberWISD Financial 2017
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