Economic Gateway http://www.hazardperryky.com Hazard–Perry County Economic Development Alliance News RSS Feed Mon, 15 Oct 2018 04:25:46 -0700 en-us Eastern Kentucky Supplying The Food On Your Table http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=19366 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Mon, 15 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Fire up those taste buds—eastern Kentucky has a growing food and beverage industry. Several major companies have chosen our region for operations, including Kellogg’s, Coca-Cola and Brown ... Skilled Metalworkers Ready To Tackle Your Next Project http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=19365 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Mon, 08 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 If you need something built or repaired, bring the project to Hazard-Perry County. A growing number of clients are recognizing the value and professionalism displayed by our skilled metalworkers, espe... Taking Pride In Their Work: Why You Should Hire East Kentucky Workers http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=19364 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Mon, 01 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 East Kentucky is the perfect place for your company’s headquarters because we have a large pool of highly skilled, adaptable workers for you to pull from. This area is known for its successful m... Timber! Cashing In On Wood Production in Eastern Kentucky http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=18901 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Mon, 24 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Forestry in the United States is a multi-billion-dollar-a-year industry. If you’re looking to cash in on some of the pie, Kentucky is the place to do it. Our state is covered by 12 million acres... Coal Miners: Perfectly Prepared For Any Manufacturing Job http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=18900 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Mon, 17 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Strong work ethic. Loyal. Dependable. Adaptable. Are these the traits your company wants among its workforce? If so, then consider hiring former coal miners—because these words describe exactly ... Growing Your Business: How Hazard Will Help You Increase Profits http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=18899 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Mon, 10 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Every business wants to keep costs down and increase profits. Hazard-Perry County is the perfect area to grow your business because we are committed to helping your company succeed. The Economic Devel... Put Down Roots In Perry County, KY http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=18898 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Mon, 03 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Looking to put down some roots and become part of a family-friendly community? You should consider joining us here in Perry County, Kentucky! The cost of living is nearly 18% lower than the U.S. avera... Why Hazard, KY Is Ideal For Raising a Family http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=18469 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Mon, 27 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Welcome to Hazard, the central hub of southeastern Kentucky! If you’re looking for a tight-knit community in which to raise your family, Hazard is an ideal location because you get the best of b... Business Expansion Opportunities in Hazard, KY http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=18468 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Mon, 20 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Do you have an idea for a new business, or planning to expand your current company? Consider placing your headquarters in Hazard, Kentucky,  the “Queen City of the Mountains.” Not onl... Recycling Coal Waste For Energy: Possible Environmental Benefits http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=18467 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Mon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Researchers at the University of Kentucky’s Center for Applied Energy Research (CAER) are exploring a new method for generating energy: by recycling waste from coal mines. The project, funded by... Drones Creating New Business Opportunities http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=18457 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Mon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Drone technology could be a beneficial tool for your business—and Hazard, Kentucky is the perfect place to learn how to utilize it. USA Drone Port is the new premiere center for the research and... Local Company Providing Equipment Repair and Maintenance http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=18091 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Mon, 23 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Is your mining or construction equipment in need of repair? Need to haul a heavy load to a job site? Then look no further than AAA Mine Service Inc to help with those needs. This local company has bee... Choose Your Family Adventure in Southeastern Kentucky http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=18092 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Mon, 23 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Southeastern Kentucky is a great area to call home. Whether you are interested in music, art, or outdoor adventures, this region is filled with activities to satisfy everyone in your family. Multiple ... Potential New Source of Energy for Rural Communities http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=18089 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Mon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Communities in rural Kentucky may soon benefit from a previously untapped local energy source: coal fines and sawdust. The Center for Applied Energy Research (CAER) at the University of Kentucky has p... Drone Education Takes Flight in Hazard, KY http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=18088 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Mon, 02 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Interested in learning about drones? Hazard, Kentucky is growing to become a central hub for new technological research and training opportunities. USA Drone Port offers several classes to train stude... Higher Education In The Mountains http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=17493 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Mon, 25 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Educational opportunities abound in the Queen City of the Mountains. We are preparing a highly skilled new generation of workers who will continue to move our region forward. There is a wide range of ... Get Outside and Explore Southeastern Kentucky http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=17492 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Outdoors enthusiasts will feel right at home in southeastern Kentucky! Our region is ideal for exploring and staying active. Whatever you are looking to do-- camping, golfing, hiking, hunting, horseba... Stay In The Loop By Following Us Online! http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=17491 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Mon, 11 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 There are a lot of exciting economic developments happening in our community. There are job and educational opportunities stemming from the USA Drone Port. Innovative research is being done on how to ... Major Expansion Planned for ARH Cancer Center http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=17490 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Mon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The ARH Regional Medical Center is dedicated to serving patients across an 8-county region with quality care. One of its busiest areas is the Cancer Center, which provides 10,000 cancer treatments per... UK Exploring New Methods For Using Coal http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=17489 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Mon, 28 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Kentucky has a massive amount of untapped energy material at its fingertips in the form of industrial waste. The University of Kentucky’s Center for Applied Energy Research (CAER) is working to ... Innovative Drone Technology Booming in Hazard, KY http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=17488 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Mon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Hazard, Kentucky is on the verge of becoming the nation’s premiere destination for drone research and innovation. USA Drone Port is already utilizing its land to train companies and students to ... KY Power to upgrade power grid to increase economic development http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=16677 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Wed, 18 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 ASHLAND, Ky.  – Kentucky Power is strengthening the power grid and increasing economic development opportunities in eastern Kentucky with plans for significant upgrades to the electric... Transportation funding critical to Kentucky’s safety and economic development, Rep. Santoro says http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=16676 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Mon, 16 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 With a focus on safety and improving Kentucky’s roads and bridges to help advance economic development in the state, Rep. Sal Santoro says the legislature is working to do more than ever for inf... Trish Adams Named Executive Director for Hazard Perry County Economic Development Alliance, Will Maintain Workforce Role with EKCEP http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=18440 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Wed, 25 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Trish Adams has been named executive director of the Hazard Perry County Economic Development Alliance, a role she will fulfill while continuing her work as industry liaison for the Eastern Kentucky C...