Kentucky Infrastructure Authority approves pilot program to finance up to $50,000 in surplus property

The Kentucky Infrastructure Authority (KIA) board approved a pilot program to finance equipment from Kentucky’s Federal Surplus Property program. The financing makes low-interest loans available for Kentucky drinking and wastewater utilities to purchase from a select-list of equipment. This pilot program will present new opportunities to obtain necessary infrastructure equipment beginning in 2018. “I...

Governor Bevin makes numerous appointments to statewide boards and commissions

Gov. Matt Bevin made the following appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions: Michelle Diane Penque has been appointed to the Kentucky Board of Home Inspectors. Penque, of Cold Spring, is senior business project analyst at Greater American Insurance Company. She will represent the public at-large and serve for the remainder of an unexpired term ending June 21, 2020. The Kentucky Board of Home...

Kentucky Infrastructure Authority names McNeil as its new executive director

The Kentucky Infrastructure Authority (KIA) has named Donna L. McNeil as the new executive director. The KIA board approved McNeil’s appointment as director at their monthly meeting. McNeil recently served as Compliance Specialist with the Kentucky Rural Water Association (KRWA) in Bowling Green. There she served as chair of the Drinking Water Infrastructure Sustainability Committee and as proxy...

Eleven loans approved by Kentucky Infrastructure Authority during February meeting

The following loan applications were approved by the Kentucky Infrastructure Authority (KIA) at the February board meeting held last week in Frankfort. KIA administers low interest loans for the construction, improvement and acquisition of sanitary sewer and water facilities and other types of infrastructure. Eligibility is based on a strategic project prioritization and a resource planning list...

Bevin names three to Kentucky Infrastructure Authority, trio to state dentistry board

Gov. Matt Bevin has made the following appointments to Kentucky boards and commissions: Claude J. Christensen, David A. Voegele and Robert A. Amato have been appointed to the Kentucky Infrastructure Authority. Christensen, of Sadieville, is the Mayor of the City of Sadieville. He will represent the Kentucky League of Cities and will serve for a term expiring June 30, 2020. Voegele, of LaGrange, is...