HYDRANT FLUSHING NOTICE - MAY 3RD, 2021 THRU MAY 7TH, 2021
Versailles Municipal Utilities will be flushing hydrants Monday, May 3rd, 2021 through Friday, May 7th, 2021. Flushing will start at 8:00 a.m. and end 4:00 p.m. each day.
Residents may notice cloudy tap water during this period, but the cloudiness should pass in short time. You will need to be cautious when doing laundry. The City of Versailles is not responsible for laundry being ruined during hydrant flushing period. If you have any questions, please call our office at (859) 873-5436 Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Thank you for your patience.
EVICTION AND UTILITY RELIEF FUND - "Healthy at Home"
The Consolidated Appropriations Act allocated Coronavirus Relief Fund dollars from the U.S. Treasury for emergency rental assistance. Team Kentucky's program is described as follows. You may apply by reading through program information and creating an account.
Who can apply?
Anyone living in Kentucky who has been economically impacted by COVID. Applicants must meet certain income restrictions and provide documentation of their income and past-due rent and utility payments. *Fayette and Jefferson counties have their own programs.
Who does this help?
· Tenants can stay in their homes and pay off their past-due rent and utility bills dating back to April 2020.
· Tenants can even get up to three months of future rent paid.
· Landlords receive lump sum payments of past-due rent. Utility companies receive direct payments for past-due bills.
· Courts are not bogged down by eviction proceedings.
Please click on the following links below to get more information:
Eviction Relief Flyer (English).pdf
Eviction Relief Flyer (Spanish).pdf
COVID-19 Eviction Relief Summary Page.pdf
REQUESTS FOR PROPOSALS - Advanced Water Metering Infrastructure System
The City of Versailles KY ("City") is requesting Proposals from interested and qualified parties on the selection of an Advanced Water Metering Infrastructure System. Detailed specifications are contained in Technical Specifications of this packet. Proposals will be received at Versailles KY City Hall until 2:00 PM, May 18, 2021 at which time they will be publicly opened. All Proposals must be enclosed in a sealed opaque envelope with the company name, address, bid opening date and time, and the quotation "Proposal for AMI Water Meter System for City of Versailles KY" stated clearly on the outside. Please submit one (1) original plus three (3) copies of the proposal in hard copy. The entire Request for Proposals includes a cover page, and the attached General Provisions, Bid Specifications, and Bid Form. The Request for Proposals will be available by following this link: Versailles KY AMI RFP.pdf
WOODFORD ALERTS - Sign up to Receive Important Messages and Emergency Alert Notifications
To sign up for these alerts pertaining to Woodford County, Midway and Versailles, please click on the website link attached: Log In - Smart911
Mayor Brian Traugott - 2021 State of the City Address
Mayor Brian Traugott gave his annual State of the City Address on Tuesday, January 19th, 2021 during the regularly scheduled City Council Meeting. To review the 2021 address, please open the attached link: 2021 State of the City.pdf
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Situation
CDC is responding to an outbreak of respiratory disease caused by a novel (new) coronavirus that was first detected in China and which has now been detected in almost 70 locations internationally, including in the United States. The virus has been named "SARS-CoV-2" and the disease it causes has been named "coronavirus disease 2019" (abbreviated "COVID-19").
On January 30, 2020, the International Health Regulations Emergency Committee of the World Health Organization declared the outbreak a "public health emergency of international concernexternal icon" (PHEIC). On January 31, 2020, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex M. Azar II declared a public health emergency (PHE) for the United States to aid the nation's healthcare community in responding to COVID-19.
If you have developed a fever or respiratory symptoms and believe you have had exposure to a known case or traveled to an area with community spread, isolate yourself from others in your home and contact your healthcare provider or local health department to describe your symptoms and any recent travels before you go to any healthcare facility. Staying home will prevent the spread of the disease to others.
If you are sick with COVID-19 or suspect you are infected with the virus that causes COVID-19, follow this link to help prevent the disease from spreading to people in your home and community. You may also visit www.kycovid19.ky.gov or call 1-800-722-5725.
Contact the Woodford County Health Department with further questions. 859-873-4541.