Economic Gateway http://www.hazardperryky.com Hazard–Perry County Economic Development Alliance News RSS Feed Sat, 23 Jun 2018 10:22:09 -0700 en-us 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... Labor Cabinet Saves Companies up to $861,000 in Potential Fines http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=16675 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Wed, 11 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 FRANKFORT, Ky. (March 5, 2018) – Last month, the Labor Cabinet conducted 16 free on-site visits, or “consultative surveys,” for employers across Kentucky. As a result of these s... Kentucky Intensifies Efforts to Assist Small Businesses, Encourage Innovation http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=16674 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Mon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 FRANKFORT, Ky.  – With a growing list of business-friendly initiatives, Kentucky is accelerating efforts to become a national leader in startup activity and a hotbed of innovation... Innovative project coming to Coal Fields http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=16669 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Wed, 04 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The University of Kentucky Center for Applied Energy Research recently received a $1.2 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to conduct an innovative engineering study in Hazard to conclude... Economic development forum sheds light on Perry County projects http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=16670 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Mon, 02 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Members of the community gathered inside the First Federal Center at Hazard Community and Technical College Jan. 11 to hear about upcoming economic development projects in Perry County and surrounding... Ribbon-cutting ceremony held for newly renovated HHS http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=16667 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Jan. 30 for the newly renovated Hazard High School. The renovations to the school costed nearly $12 million. Six million from that cost came from Kentucky’s Ur... Education's role stressed in economic development http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=16664 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Thu, 29 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Education and workforce training are vital to economic development in not only western Kentucky but the eight-state region served by the Delta Regional Authority, local business leaders were told. ... People laughed, but he made Kentucky a player in space. What he sees for the future. http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=16662 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Wed, 28 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 As founding president of the non-profit Kentucky Science and Technology Corp. and creator of the Idea Festival, Kris Kimel has spent three decades pushing innovation as the way to build... Kentucky sets record for investments in 2017 http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=16660 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Tue, 27 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Kentucky’s economic growth in 2017 exceed the past two years, which were the best years in more than a decade. According to the Cabinet for Economic Development, the state had its best year s... US Manufacturing Primed for Another Growth Year http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=16659 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Mon, 26 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 American inventory investment is too low, the recovery in business investment should lift factories, and the housing market is on the mend, all of which should help spur a strong 2018. U.S. manufac... Cabinet Intensifies Efforts to Grow Startups and Entrepreneurs http://www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media/?item=16651 www.hazardperryky.com/hazard/news-and-media Thu, 22 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 FRANKFORT, Ky. – The Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development is ramping up its focus on startups and entrepreneurship growth following a record year of investment in the commonwealth...