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About Clay County

Aerial view of the City of Manchester in Clay County, Kentucky.Clay County is moving forward and many changes have taken place and are still taking place.  Recent additions to the infrastructure include a new 911 and police building, new city government building, new county Justice building (housing circuit, district, family, and juvenile courts and county offices), and a new county administration building.  A new regional detention center was finished in 2003 and houses around 250 inmates.  Also adding to the infrastructure is the formation of new water districts now serving better than 85% of the county with clean potable water.  Resurgence on many fronts is occurring in manufacturing, industrial, and service jobs with a new plywood mill, a newly located industrial stamping plant, a new national chain motel and new restaurants.  The local hospital just completed a new operating room wing and is adding a new wing for cardiac care. 

There are new roads, bridges, industry, manufacturing, schools, and construction projects.  Clay County is no longer at the front door knocking; the county has entered the twenty-first century with a new vision forming a new shape that will continue to serve its people with new opportunities for a better way of life for decades to come.

 

Last Updated 7/30/2007
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