Green River Area Development District
Serving Daviess, Hancock, Henderson, McLean, Ohio, Union & Webster Counties in Western Kentucky
Think Progress. Think Tomorrow. Think GRADD.
300 GRADD Way, Owensboro, KY 42301      Phone: 270.926.4433  Fax: 270.684.0714

2015 Annual Awards

Know a local person or community who deserves regional recognition? We're now accepting nominations for the 2015 GRADD Annual Awards. Winners will be announced at our 47th Annual Dinner at the Owensboro Convention Center on September 16.

>> Community of the Year

>> Regional Excellence Awards

>> 47th Annual Dinner
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Career Center Certified

The Owensboro Career Center has received official certification from the KY Workforce Investment Board. "This certification ensures consistent, high-quality services to employers and job seekers," said GRADD executive di-rector Jiten Shah.

>> Full details

>> Services offered

>> Future location
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Farmer & Frenchman

GRADD recently approved a $65,812 Revolving Loan Fund (RLF) loan for Farmer & Frenchman Winery, Hender-son County's newest vineyard. Hubert and Katy Mussat's vision is to blend Kentucky's rich agricultural tradition with Parisian elegance.

>> Unique venue

>> RLF program

>> 14 News story
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July Board Meeting

Beth Kuhn, Commissioner of Workforce Investment with the Kentucky Educa-tion & Workforce Development Cabinet (KEWDC) in Frankfort, will be the guest speaker at the GRADD Board of Direc-tors meeting on July 8.

>> Full agenda

>> KEWDC website

>> RSVP to attend
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Long-Range Roadmap

The Owensboro-Daviess County Met-ropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) has prioritized the area's "unscheduled needs list" of key transportation proj-ects over the next 25 years.

>> Project rankings

>> MPO info

>> Next meeting
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Our Partners




July 8, 2015

GRADD Board of Directors Meeting

July 13, 2015

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Workshop

July 15, 2015

AmeriCorps Recruitment Meeting