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  • On June 16, 2020 the Versailles City Council approved Municipal Order 2020-11 and Municipal Order 2020-12 to provide assistance to aid Versailles residents and businesses impacted by COVID-19. For more information, click here


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The City of Versailles Ky, in Uniquely Woodford County, is a great place to live, learn, work and invest. The video shows a small town with huge aspirations depicted through the eyes of a young boy… Versailles, KY. 'Small Town feel you want...Urban access you need".



Important Information about City Trash & Recycling Service:

Central Kentucky Hauling's contract expires August 31, 2020.

From August 25 through August 31, after your regular trash pickup, please leave your recycle and trash containers provided to you by Central Kentucky Hauling and they will pick them up.

Rumpke Service Starts September 1, 2020.

The City of Versailles has contracted Rumpke Waste & Recycling to provide residents with friendly, reliable waste and recycling collection.. Please watch your mailbox for additional information about service days and recycling collection schedule, and many other details.  Trash and recycling must be placed at the curb the night before your scheduled collection, as collection may occur early in the morning.

Trash Carts
Rumpke offers heavy-duty, 95-gallon trash carts for $2.25 per month. The trash carts are designed to work with Rumpke trucks and hold as much material as three standard trash cans. The carts feature wheels for easy mobility and a lid to help contain material. To request a cart contact Rumpke at 1-800-828-8171 or No deposits are required for carts.

Trash Service

Rumpke service includes the weekly collection of 10 35-gallon cans or bags.  Cans and bags should not exceed 50 pounds. Residents can also place one properly prepared large item like furniture, appliances or mattresses at the curb each month, at no additional cost. See large item section for additional information. Please contact Rumpke at least 24-business hours before your regularly scheduled collection day to request a large item pickup (furniture, appliances, televisions, etc.) and to review how to properly prepare material.

Recycling Service
Recycling will be collected every-other-week on the same day as trash. Rumpke will provide each household with a 65-gallon recycling cart. Carts will be delivered in late August. If you don't want to participate in recycling, please contact Rumpke at 1-800-828-8171 or

All recycling should be placed in carts loose. All items should be clean and empty. Rumpke accepts the following items:

  • Glass bottles & jars
  • Aluminum & steel cans
  • Plastic bottles & jugs
  • Cardboard boxes (please break down and place in cart)
  • Office paper, magazines, junk mail, newspapers

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 or call 1-800-722-5725.

Contact the Woodford County Health Department with further questions.  859-873-4541.


​Known for our picturesque countryside, rock lined fences and love for all things bourbon, wine & bloodlines, Versailles and Uniquely Woodford County provide an unforgettable experience of life in the Bluegrass. 
You will find eclectic shops and antiques, delicious restaurants and charming B&B accommodations with open doors and arms full of hospitality. Create your own mini bourbon and/or wine trail with 4 of each within 15 miles and visit champions like American Pharoah and Justify on one of our many nationally recognized horse farms. 
World class bike trails, zip line, horse & hiking trails and family team building activities at our Life Adventure Center. A regionally acclaimed community theater, a railroad museum, quilt trail and many seasonal festivals.
It’s not just the beautiful land and southern smiles that make Versailles and Woodford County such a delight, it’s ”The small town feel you want, with the urban access you need”.  

Come see us!