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Government

  • School board holding special session tonight

    The Marion County Board of Education is scheduled to meet in a special session at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 7, at the board of education office at 755 E. Main Street in Lebanon.

    The agenda for the Jan. 7 meeting is as follows:

    - Call to order

    - Oaths of office

    - Election of board chairperson and vice-chairperson

    -  Board Member Recognition

    - Proclamation – County Judge Executive, John G. Mattingly

    Communictions

    - Superintendent’s Report

  • Short agenda for Jan. 3 fiscal court meeting

    The Marion County Fiscal Court is scheduled to meet in regular session at 4 p.m. Jan. 3. Here is the agenda for the meeting:

    - Minutes of the previous meeting

    - Communities area development funding allocations for 2013

    - Project Lifesaver expense/funding  request

    - Department reports

    - Payment of bills

    - New/old Business: Report on “Christmas for Kids Program”,  Junior Adams- Generation Gap

  • Christmas tree disposal information

    Marion County Judge/Executive John G. Mattingly sent the following announcement regarding Christmas tree disposal:

    The  question  has  come  up  about  disposal of  Live/Cut  Christmas  Trees – these  trees  typically  have  been  found  thrown  on   the  road sides,  at  “pull  offs”,  in creeks  and  branches  around  the  county.

  • Fiscal court approves generator for communications trailer

     

  • County office closings for the New Year

    Tuesday, Jan. 1, is a holiday for all county employees, and as a result, there will be no garbage pick-up that day.

    The normal Tuesday route will be picked up on Wednesday, Jan. 2. Since both the Tuesday and Wednesday routes will be picked up that day, residents are encouraged to put their trash out earlier than usual.

    The County Clerk's office and the PVA office will be closed from Saturday, Dec. 29, through Tuesday, Jan. 1. The offices are closed Dec. 29 and 31 due to the shutdown of the state AVIS system, and on Jan. 1 for the county holiday.

  • Fiscal court to meet Dec. 20

    The Marion County Fiscal Court is scheduled to meet at 4 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 20, on the second floor of the David R. Hourigan Building.

    Here is the agenda for that meeting: 

    - Minutes of the previous meeting

    - Approval of the 2013 county holiday schedule

    - Resolution recognized January 2013 as School Board Recognition Month

    - Approval of Humana rebate to reduce plan premium costs for 2013

    - Re-appointment of Marion County Water District members

    - Annual wage adjustment for full-time county employees

  • Citizen, officer recognized for bravery

     

  • County approves sanitation rate increase

     

  • Councilwoman steps down
  • Fogle resigns from city council

    Denise Fogle has resigned from the Lebanon City Council.

    Fogle submitted her resignation, effective immediately, at the end of Monday’s meeting. Fogle wrote in her resignation letter that she was submitting it with great regret.

    “Due to circumstances that are out of my control and with a heavy heart I have to step away from this role in order to receive my Kentucky Retirement benefits and most importantly the health insurance that comes with those benefits,” she wrote.