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Volunteer Sought for Commission on Human Rights

A volunteer is being sought to serve on the Maysville Commission on Human Rights. The mission of the Maysville Commission on Human Rights is to promote unity, understanding, and equal opportunity though education, awareness, and action. The Commission on Human Rights webpage provides more information about the goals, duties, and procedures of the commission. Interested…

3rd Street Courts Get Needed Attention

The public basketball courts at the corner of Third and Wall streets are undergoing renovation. Although often used, the basketball courts have gotten little attention in recent years. Over the past few weeks, the courts have gotten new blacktop and goals, and a new fence has been installed at street level to prevent falls. City…

Job Opportunity: Economic Development Director

Economic Development Director Maysville-Mason County Industrial Development Authority, Maysville, Kentucky Qualifications, Skills, Knowledge and Abilities Applicant must be a proven leader and able to provide direction for short and long-term strategic planning; as well as have a demonstrated knowledge of economic development, business recruitment, governmental affairs and public finance.  A minimum of five years of…

Public Input Sought on Community & Restorative Justice

A series of public meetings will be held in November to inform the public and gauge interest in implementing a community and restorative justice program locally. Diana Queen will be the speaker at a series of public meeting introducing community and restorative justice. She will give a one-hour presentation and then take questions from the…

Street Sweeping Ordinance Suspended

Although signs have gone up for street sweeping route and days, the street sweeping ordinance passed in October has been administratively suspended until spring. There will be no enforcement or tickets until that time. Instead the street sweeper will run during the day and weave in and out of parked cars. Read Ledger Independent story…

United Way Born Learning Academy Begins Oct. 19th

Born Learning Academy (free workshops for anyone with children ages five or under) All sessions are from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Straub Elementary School.    Thursday, October 19 – Overview Thursday, October 26 – Building Relationships Thursday, November 2 – Ready to Read Thursday, November 9 – Nutrition & Health Thursday, November 16…

Clean-Up Weekend Features Young Professionals Event

The City of Maysville’s annual Clean-Up Weekend will be held October 27 through 29 and will include a litter pick-up initiative led by the Maysville Young Professionals Network. City residents are encouraged to use the weekend for ‘fall-cleaning,’ including trimming trees and hedges and taking advantage of city dumpsters placed around town. Additionally, all are…

Register for Katie DeSpain Memorial Walk/Run

The Katie DeSpain 10K and 5K runs and 2 mile walk event was rescheduled from Sept. 1 to Oct. 20 due to weather. Registration begins at 6 p.m. at Limestone Landing. Proceeds benefit the Hayswood Foundation Katie DeSpain Scholarship Fund. COURSE: 3.1 / 6.2 miles (5/10 Kilometers) over residential streets — accurately measured – scenic,…

City Commission Meets Thursday

  Maysville Board of Commissioners will meet at 5:15 p.m. this Thursday, 12 October 2017 at Maysville Municipal Building. The rezoning request for U.S. 68 in Washington is not on the agenda. It will be addressed at the November meeting. The agenda for October is:  Call to order Roll call Minutes & Reports – Sept.…

Amended Street Sweeping Schedule

CITY OF MAYSVILLEPUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENTSTREET SWEEPER SCHEDULE Effective November 1, 2017 No parking on designated streets from 4:00 – 10:00 AM Monday South side of Front Street between Market and Wall Streets. East side of Limestone Street, 200, 300, and 400 blocks only. East side of Plum Street, 300 block only. East side of Bridge…