Versailles Christmas Festivities
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the annual Christmas events will be much different this year. The downtown events and parade that are typically held the first Saturday in December have been cancelled. There will be the following events:
Annual Tree Lighting - Friday, December 4th at 5:30PM - the event will be broadcast live on the City of Versailles Facebook page. If you attend in person, please remember to practice social distancing and wear a mask. Also, please note, it will simply be a tree lighting - there will be no live musical performances, and no children's activities.
Neighborhood Parades - Saturday, December 5th and Saturday, December 12th there will be small parades running through the neighborhoods. The parades will feature police cruisers, fire trucks, and Santa. Children will be able to "mail" their letter to Santa on the float.
If you have any questions about City Christmas events, please contact Ariel O'Reel at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cops for Kids 2020
The Cops for Kids application can be found by clicking on the attached link. All applications need to be returned to the Versailles Police Department and placed inside the "Cops for Kids Mailbox" by November 18th. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, once your application is received, you will be notified by e-mail of further details including how your gifts will be delivered/available for pick up. Also, please remember the Versailles Police Department has moved to 239 North Main Street and if you have any questions, please call the Versailles Police Department at (859) 873-3126. Cops for Kids.pdf
Request for Roofing Bids
The City of Versailles is requesting bids for installing a new roofing system on the Wastewater Treatment Plant Administration building at 338 Kentucky Avenue Versailles, KY 40383. Bids will be due on Monday, November 30, 2020 by 10:00AM and shall be clearly marked "Wastewater Treatment Plant Roofing" on outer envelope. Due to COVID-19 precautions, bid may be either mailed in or dropped in either of the City's payment boxes, which are clearly marked and are located in the front and back of The Municipal building. The City of Versailles reserves the right to reject any or all bids. See the attached link for more information: Request for Roofing Bids- Versailles Wastewater Treatment Plant.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.