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

Stop Senior Hunger

Did you know that nearly 1 in 6 senior citizens is at risk of hunger? You can help change that statistic during the 4th annual Stop Senior Hunger food drive. Donate nonperishable items or cash to feed low-income seniors across our region.

>> 3/24 thru 4/30

>> M-I editorial

>> Hunger resources


Stop Senior Hunger

McLean Announcement

Representatives from the U.S. Depart-ment of Agriculture (USDA) and the KY Department for Local Government (DLG) will be in Calhoun on April 22, for a major announcement concerning McLean County's regional water con-solidation project.

>> 11:00 a.m.




McLean Announcement

Parenting Workshops

Green River Community Collaborations for Children (CCC) regional network will sponsor free parenting workshops: 'Creating Rubber Band Families' at the H.L. Neblett Center on April 29. Topics include financial fitness and managing stress.

>> 8 a.m. / 3 p.m.

>> View full agenda

>> RSVP to attend


Parenting Workshops

O'boro Stormwater Plan

GRADD recently completed the Owens-boro Stormwater Quality Management Plan annual report. One of 17 Kentucky cities with a combined sewer system, Owensboro is working with the EPA to reduce nonpoint source pollution.

>> View report

>> Watershed map

>> EPA Water


O'boro Stormwater Plan

Blueway Trail Meeting

Area citizens met with state and local officials at GRADD on April 8, to discuss development of a Green River Blueway Water Trail Plan. The proposed project would coordinate and guide river-ori-ented tourism efforts along the 384-mile Green River.

>> Eyewitness News story

>> Messenger-Inquirer article

>> Blueway Trail Plan

KY Legislature

April 22, 2014

Press Conference: McLean County Regional Water Project

April 22, 2014

Family Caregiver Support Program Support Group

April 29, 2014

CCC Workshop: 'Creating Rubber Band Families'