Kentucky Shatters Export Record at $29.24 Billion in 2016
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Feb. 15, 2017) - Kentucky’s exports broke an all-time record in 2016 with $29.24 billion in goods and services shipped abroad from the Commonwealth, a 5.8-percent increase from 2015, Gov. Matt Bevin recently announced.
Elaine Chao -Named as Secretary of U.S. Department of Transportation
Chao, a former labor secretary and former deputy secretary of transportation to be named as U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary
Five New Field Representatives Appointed to the Department of Rural and Municipal Aid
Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) Secretary Greg Thomas announced the appointments of five field representatives. Mark Welch, of Murray; Adam Rumohr, of Louisville; Scott Williamson, of Corbin; Shelby Peel, of Georgetown; and Gary Reece, of London, will perform a variety of services as liaisons to the Commissioner of Rural and Municipal Aid, the Transportation Cabinet, various agencies and local communities.
KYTC Secretary Greg Thomas announces the following Cabinet appointments:
KYTC Secretary Greg Thomas announces Cabinet appointments. Among them are Chief District Engineers for District 2, Madisonville, KY, District 3 Bowling Green, District 4 Elizabethtown, District 8 Somerset