ATTENTION: ALL CITY OF VERSAILLES RESIDENTS
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. No deposits are required for carts.
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 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 email@example.com
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 www.kycovid19.ky.gov or call 1-800-722-5725.
Contact the Woodford County Health Department with further questions. 859-873-4541.
Employment Opportunity - Truck Driver/Street Department
The City of Versailles is seeking applications for the position of Truck Driver/Street Department in the Public Works Department. This Permanent Full-time Position involves primarily outdoor work and includes driving chipper and leaf vacuum trucks, street maintenance, mowing and possible assisting with water and sewer line maintenance, etc.
The successful candidate will possess a valid Kentucky CLASS B CDL license. Starting hourly pay is minimum of $15.00; experience pay considered. Hours are 7:30 am-4:00 pm Monday through Friday; some overtime may be required. Retirement benefits and 100% employee health insurance are included.
Applications will be accepted through September 4, 2020 and are available online at versailles.ky.gov. Applications may be emailed back to firstname.lastname@example.org or dropped off in the payment boxes at Versailles City Hall, 196 South Main St, Versailles, KY 40383. (Due to COVID 19 restrictions, City Hall is not open to the public.
The City of Versailles is a Certified Drug Free Workplace and requires pre-employment and random drug screening. The City of Versailles is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Applications can be found by clicking on the attached form: https://versailles.ky.gov/Documents/Employment%20Application%20Form.pdf
KCTCS Exterior Painting - Bid Opportunity
The City of Versailles will be accepting SEALED BIDS for Exterior Painting and Repair of the KCTCS Systems Office located at 300 North Main Street, Versailles, Kentucky. The project scope includes, but is not limited to, selective brick masonry joint repointing, selective brick masonry unit replacement, brick masonry cleaning, and painting of brick masonry of the existing building. Work also includes repainting of metal coping and other flashings and repainting of miscellaneous metal items attached to the building and adjacent to the brick masonry that is to be repainted, such as metal railings. The Official Bid Form and Specifications are available by clicking on the attached link: Bid Form Specs - KCTCS Exterior Painting.docx
All bids must be submitted on the Official Bid Form. Bid Opening will take place on Friday, September 11, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. at the Versailles Municipal Building, 196 South Main Street, Versaiiles, Kentucky. Any questions may be directed to Andrew Casebier at email@example.com.