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Webinar: CARES Act guidance for counties and cities

Access a recording of the webinar below.

On June 12, 2020, KACo and the Kentucky League of Cities hosed an informational webinar on accessing funding from the CARES Act. This one-hour webinar will provided answers on how to apply for the funding, what expenses are eligible and what to expect for distribution.


  • Jim Henderson, KACo Executive Director/CEO
  • J.D. Chaney, KLC Executive Director/CEO

Panelists from the Department for Local Government included: 

  • Dennis Keene, Commissioner
  • Eddie Jacobs, Chief of Staff
  • Matt Stephens, General Counsel, Office of Legal Services
  • Wil Rhodes, Executive Director, Office of Financial Management & Administration
  • Billie Renee Johnson, Acting Executive Director, Office of Federal Grants
  • Jennifer Peters, Branch Manager, Office of Federal Grants
  • Mary Palmer, Executive Assistant
  • Kim Wooldridge, Executive Assistant


Access the webinar recording here: