The Northern Kentucky Health Department has announced the first Boone County resident to die with Coronavirus. The full press release is available here.
Boone Cliffs and Dinsmore Woods Closed to Visitors
Effective Immediately, Boone Cliffs and Dinsmore Woods are closed to all visitors. The Parks Department will advise when the Cliffs and Dinsmore are re-opened.
By now, everyone in our community has been affected in
one way or another by the Coronavirus pandemic. I often say that
“Boone County is a great place to live, work, and raise a family,” and I still believe that to be true today, even during this difficult time. ...Read More
PLAYGROUNDS AND BASKETBALL COURTS CLOSED IN ALL COUNTY PARKS
DUE TO NUMEROUS OBSERVATIONS OF USERS NOT UTILIZING SOCIAL DISTANCING, PLAYGROUNDS AND BASKETBALL COURTS ARE CLOSED IN ALL COUNTY PARKS. SPORTS FIELDS ARE CLOSED TO ALL TEAM AND GROUP PLAY AND CLOSED TO ALL ACTIVITIES WHERE SOCIAL DISTANCING CANNOT BE OBSERVED.
Boone County Judge/Executive Gary W. Moore and Dr. Lynne Saddler, District Director of the Northern Kentucky Health Department have confirmed Boone County’s first identified case of COVID-19. ...Read More
Boone County Cancels Fiscal Court Meeting
The Boone County Fiscal Court Meeting scheduled for March 24, 2020 has been canceled. Updates and additional information will be posted to the County website.
Boone County Restricts Access to County Buildings
Effective March 20, 2020, all access to County facilities will be restricted to badged employees only. No public access will be available. All departments may be reached by e-mail of phone to respond to any service needs.
Due to the coronavirus outbreak, and for the protection of the public and staff, Boone County is restricting face to face interaction with the public. Public Service remains the top priority for County departments. Please contact offices via phone or e-mail for questions or for any needs. ...Read More
Boone County Judge/Executive Gary W. Moore has declared a State of Emergency in order to activate the County Emergency Operations Plan and to encourage cooperation between all levels of government and public health officials to ensure a proactive and coordinated response to the coronavirus. ...Read More
Through this hands-on course, participants will learn the benefits of recycling and composting. We will tour the Boone County Recycling Center and hear from experts in our local recycling businesses and markets. After the course, Master Recyclers will help make a change in their own community! ...Read More
KY Transportation Cabinet as developed a website that will keep NKY residents up to date on all of the KY state road projects.
Boone County and the City of Florence are offering two programs to recycle Christmas trees. ...Read More
Boone County is holding a free citizens academy program called ENGAGE for residents or business owners that are interested in learning more about County Government. ...Read More
2019 Boone County Christmas Tree Lighting Event
The annual Boone County Christmas Tree lighting will take place on Friday, December 6, 2019, at 6pm between the Boone County Administration Building and the Ferguson Community Center at the Historic Courthouse. Join us for music, crafts, fun and a visit from Santa!
. At the November 12, 2019 meeting of the Boone County Fiscal Court, Robert Franxman was appointed to the position of County Engineer/ Director of Public Works. ...Read More
Boone County Judge/Executive Gary Moore was sworn in as President of the Kentucky Association of Counties (KACo) at its 45th annual conference in Lousivlle, KY. ...Read More
Boone County Emergency Management Department and the Boone County Fire Chief's Association have advised the Judge/Executive that the existing ban on open burning may be lifted. Please call 859-334-2279 for any questions. ...Read More
At the September 24, 2019 Fiscal Court meeting, the Boone County Fiscal Court voted unanimously to terminate the 2016 Hebron Sanitary Sewer Loan Agreement with SD1 at their request. A letter from SD1 Executive Director, Adam Chaney outlined that the agreement is no longer necessary. ...Read More
The Boone County Golf Course will honor former Superintendent Jerry Coldiron with the dedication of a memorial on Nov 16, 2019 at 10:30 A.M.at the Lassing Pointe Golf Course Turf Center. The entire community is welcome; no RSVP is required.
Community Development Block Grant Public Hearing Notice
Public Hearing Notice for submission to the 2019 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program. Notice
At the August 27, 2019 Fiscal Court meeting, the Boone County Fiscal Court voted unanimously to lower the Real Property tax rate from 10.4 to 10.2 cents per $100 assessed value. ...Read More
At the August 27, 2019 meeting of the Boone County Fiscal Court, several sidewalk projects were approved and authorized as part of the FY 2020 Sidewalk Program. ...Read More
The Fiscal Court unanimously approved and awarded the construction bid for the new Burlington community plaza. This public space will be located in Burlington’s historic downtown district on KY18, nestled between the Boone County Justice Center and the County Administration building. ...Read More
Tickets for the 2019 Senior Picnic go on sale on August 1st. This long-standing Boone County tradition will be held on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at the Boone County Fairgrounds. Tickets are $6 (cash) and are available at the Boone County Administration Building. ...Read More
The Boone County Fiscal Court is asking for your assistance in evaluating services provided by the County and identifying issues important to our future
. An online version of the Citizen survey is now available by clicking Citizen Survey.
The deadline for submittal is December 31, 2019. ...Read More
The 2019 Boone County Farm Tour will be held on June 22 from 10am-3pm, rain or shine. This is a free, family-friendly event, that will have a wide variety of animals & activities. The Tour will conclude with a celebration at the Farmers Market from 3-5pm. For more information, click here
. ...Read More
The Boone County Fiscal Court has published the first “Annual Report to Citizens”. This annual report touches upon metrics and activities across many county departments and summarizes the financial performance during Fiscal Year 2018. ...Read More
This exercise will include members of the Damage Assessment Team (DAT) taking photographs of houses and properties as part of the exercise to test the damage assessment and communication processes. ...Read More
Northern Kentucky Sanitation District NO.1 (SD1) is seeking public input regarding a proposed rate restructuring plan. The meeting will take place on Thursday, May 9, 2019, at 5:30 p.m., 1045 Eaton drive, Ft., Wright, KY. ...Read More
The Boone County Fiscal Court is partnering with Northern Kentucky University to perform a citizen survey that will evaluate satisfaction with County services and assist with setting future priorities. ...Read More
Judge/Executive Gary Moore has appointed Justin Crigler as County Clerk to fill the vacancy resulting from the death of former County Clerk Kenny Brown. ...Read More
The annual Boone County Spring Clean-Up will take place April 3 - April 6, 2019. Boone County residents may dispose of accepted items at two locations including Boone County Public Works on Maple Wood Dr. in Burlington and the Former Site of the Union Pool in Union. ...Read More
Boone County Parks began accepting Shelter reservations on March 1, 2019. Shelters can be reserved from April thru October for $40 (non-refundable) for the entire day. To reserve a shelter please call Boone County Parks at 859-334-2117 between 8 AM – 5 PM. ...Read More
Funeral and visitation services for Boone County Clerk Kenny Brown will be on Saturday, March 16th. ...Read More
The Boone County Fiscal Court will hold a Special Meeting on Saturday February 2, 2019 at 8:30 AM in the Ferguson Community Center located on the second floor of the Historic Courthouse. ...Read More
Boone County will host the “Heroes Don’t Wear Capes. They Wear Dog Tags” Memorial Wall on the second floor of the Boone County Administration Building in Burlington. The display will be available to the public beginning January 24, 2019 and remain at the Administration Building for two weeks. ...Read More
The Boone County Public Safety Communication Center has developed the capability for citizens to register information that may be critical to effectively responding to their emergencies. Smart911 is now available for citizens to utilize. For more information or to register now, click Smart911 ...Read More
The Boone County Parks Department has a full slate of Fall and Winter events scheduled for the entire family! ...Read More
Commissioner Charlie Walton Submits Retirement Effective December 31st. ...Read More
Boone County Elected Officials
Oath of Office Ceremony
Thursday, January 3, 2019 at 4:00 PM
Ferguson Community Center at the
Boone County Historic Courthouse
Moody’s Investors Service has assigned a Triple –A (Aaa) rating to Boone County’s $4.4 million General Obligation (GO) Bonds, Series 2018. Moody’s has also upgraded to Triple A, from Double A (Aa1), the rating on the County’s $9 million of rated outstanding GO Debt. ...Read More
Boone County Dispatch Now Offers Smart911
The Boone County Public Safety Communications Center has developed the ability for citizens to provide information tied to their phone number that can assist Fire, Police and EMS officers when responding to emergencies. To learn more and register for this Opt-in service, visit Smart911
Boone County Dispatch Now Offers Smart911
The Boone COUNTY Public Safety Communications Center has developed the ability for citizens to provide information tied to their phone number that can assist Fire, Police and EMS officers when responding to emergencies. To learn more and register for this Opt-in service, visit Smart911
2018 Boone County Tree Lighting and Visit from Santa
The Annual Christmas Tree lighting and visit with Santa will take place outside the Ferguson Center at the Boone County Historic Courthouse on December 7, 2018 from 6-8pm. Enjoy music, refreshments and a visit from Santa as the Burlington Christmas Tree is lit for the first time.
Homeowners all across Boone County pay property taxes to support a variety of state and county services. It is important to understand how your property tax bill is created and who sets the tax rate. ...Read More
Trick-or-Treat Times Set for Unincorporated Boone County
Trick-Or-Treat Times have been set for 6pm-8pm on Wednesday, October 31, 2018 in unincorporated Boone County. Please turn your porch light on if you wish to participate. Have a safe and Happy Halloween.
It's time for the annual Boone County Parks Jack-O-Lantern Contest & Walk! The event is FREE to the public and is held Rain or Shine. The 2018 Walk will be held on October 27, 2018 from 7:30 - 9 PM at the Boone County Fair Grounds, 5819 Idlewild Road, Burlington, KY 41005. ...Read More
Revolutionary War Patriot Daniel Goff was honored with the dedication of a memorial marker on Saturday, September 29, 2018 in an event sponsored by the Boone County Public Library. ...Read More
The Boone County Fiscal Court is changing the time for the regular Fiscal Court meeting, scheduled for Tuesday, October 9th
, 2018 from 5:30 PM to 8:30 AM
at the Boone County Administration Building, 2950 Washington Street, Fiscal Court Room, First Floor, Burlington, Kentucky. ...Read More
The Burlington Pike (KY 18) end of Veterans Way will be temporarily restricted to a one way road traffic pattern from the KY 18 intersection to the entrance of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (IHM) School beginning on Thursday, September 20th
. ...Read More
Boone County Animal Care & Control will host the 7th annual Pawapalooza on September 22, 2018 from 12 noon to 5pm. The event will be held at the Boone County Fairgrounds in Burlington and will include a number of activities for the entire family . ...Read More
A portion of KY 20 in Petersburg, Kentucky was dedicated as the Charles "Chalkie" Fleek Memorial Highway on Friday, August 17, 2018. Charles Fleek is the only Boone County recipient of the Congressional Medal of Honor. ...Read More
The US Department of Transportation has awarded a $67.4 million INFRA Grant to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet to improve the I75/71 Corridor in Boone County, including the replacement of the Mt. Zion and Richwood Rd. interstate interchanges. ...Read More
Boone County Comprehensive Plan Update Progresses
The Boone County Planning Commission is currently working towards completion of the five year update to the County's Comprehensive Plan titled Our Boone County - Plan 2040
. For more information and to stay engaged in the process, visit the website
The Boone County Fiscal Court is changing the time for the regular Fiscal Court meeting, scheduled for Tuesday, August 14th
, 2018 from 5:30 PM to 8:30 AM ...Read More
Boone County 4H & Utopia Fair
The 2018 Boone County 4H & Utopia Fair will be held August 6-11, 2018. For a complete schedule of activities, events and Fair information, visit the Boone County Fair Website.
The annual Boone County Farm Tour will be held on June 23, 2018. This self-guided tour offers visitors a chance to learn about agriculture in Boone County. The tour will be held from 10am-3pm ending with a celebration at the Boone County Farmers Market from 3-5. For more information click HERE
. ...Read More
Boone County volunteer, faith-based, non-profit
and charitable organizations are all invited to become part of Boone County Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster
). An informational meeting is scheduled for June 12, 2018 at 6pm in the Ferguson Community Center at the Historic Courthouse. ...Read More
The Boone, Campbell and Kenton County Fiscal Courts are partnering with several key organizations to enhance the Northern Kentucky Office of Drug Control Policy as it moves into the next phase of combating the substance abuse epidemic facing the region ...Read More
Rice Pike at US 42 will close on May 1, 2018 for 90 days to allow for the reconstruction of the intersection. There will be variable message boards installed near the intersection and a signed detour will be in place prior to the closure. ...Read More
A new TANK route, #98 Burlington-Florence Connector, will provide service to the County Seat in Burlington. This is a pilot project that will begin on April 2, 2018. For more information, visit https://www.tankbus.org/ ...Read More
Union Community Theatre will return to the Ferguson Community Theatre as Union Community Theatre on Union Square with a production scheduled for November 2018. An open house will be held on April 18 from 6-8pm at the Ferguson Community Center to announce the show and schedule auditions. ...Read More
The Boone County Fiscal Court authorized a resolution at its March 13 meeting to dedicate the recently renovated Historic Courthouse in honor of former Judge/Executive Bruce Ferguson. ...Read More
The annual Boone County Spring Clean-Up will take place April 18-21 2018. Boone County residents may dispose of accepted items at two locations including Boone County Public Works on Maple Wood Dr. in Burlington and the Union Pool on Old Union Road. ...Read More
The Department for Local Government (DLG) approved funding for a $1,000,000 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) to the Boone County Fiscal Court. ...Read More
County Clerk and PVA to be Open Normal Schedule March 30
The Boone County Clerk and PVA Offices will be open normal hours on March 30 due to the normal demand for services on the last day of the month. All other County Offices will close at noon in observance of the scheduled spring holiday.
Rogers Lane will be closed near the 6095 address from 8:30-5:00pm on March 15th for new pipe installation. Drivers are encouraged to find an alternate route when commuting in this area. ...Read More
Ed Prindle has announced his retirement as Boone County Jailer on February 28, 2018. Judge/Executive Gary W. Moore has appointed Jason Maydak as Boone County Jailer effective 12:01pm on February 28, 2018, to fill the remainder of the unexpired term. ...Read More
Boone County Park Shelter reservations begin March 1, 2018 at 8 AM! Shelters are reserved April thru October for $40 (non-refundable) for the entire day. To reserve a shelter, call Boone County Parks at 859-334-2117 between 8 AM – 5 PM. Visit the website
for additional information. ...Read More
The Kentucky Public Service Commission (PSC) will hold a public meeting to provide information and receive public comments on an increase to electric rates proposed by Duke Energy on Thursday, February 8, 5:30 p.m. in the auditorium of Boone County High School. ...Read More
The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program is an official emergency preparedness program of the United States Department of Homeland Security. Citizens are invited to attend one of the regional training courses to be offered this spring. ...Read More
The Boone County Fiscal Court confirmed the appointment of Colleen Bray as the Boone County Director of Animal Care and Control at its January 9, 2018 regular meeting. The appointment follows a competitive national search which included a review of nearly forty applicants from five states ...Read More
Boone County rescinds Level 1 Snow Emergency
Boone County has rescinded the Level 1 Snow Emergency issued 1/15/18 effective immediately. Slick spots may exist in places on roadways - please use caution while driving.
Boone County has declared a LEVEL 1 Snow Emergency effective immediately (1/15/18) and in effect until rescinded. Motorists are advised to use caution due to hazardous road conditions resulting from accumulations of snow and/or ice. ...Read More
Overnight on January 11, 2018, the Boone County 911 Center experienced an outage during which calls were routed to Kenton County per protocol. A message intended for first responders and emergency personnel was inadvertently sent to subscribers of the CodeRed alert system. ...Read More
Boone Public Works Prepared for Winter Weather
As the weather forecast for Boone County is predicting snow, sleet and freezing rain overnight and during the morning commute for January 7-8, Boone County Public Works is preparing and will be ready to respond. Please use caution and be careful as roads may be slick!
Historic Courthouse Community Center Reservations
The Historic Courthouse renovation is nearing completion. Beginning January 2018, the Community Hall and Conference Room will be available for use. Reservation information can be found here
The Boone County Parks department will be hostings this year's Christmas Tree Lighting on December 1st at Six o'clock at the Historic Courthouse in Burlington, KY. ...Read More
Boone County has received SNK grant funds to construct a multi-use path/sidewalk along KY 237 from KY 18 to KY 20. Engineering has begun and construction is anticipated in 2019. ...Read More
The State Transportation Cabinet will host a meeting to present a proposed new interchange on I-275 near Graves Road in Boone County and solicit public feedback on Thursday, November 16 from 5-7 at the Boone County Enrichment Center on the Extension Center Campus in Burlington. ...Read More
Boone County Announces Trick or Treat Times
Trick or Treat times for Unincorporated Boone County will be October 31 from 6-8PM. Residents who are interested in participating are asked to turn on their porch lights.
On Saturday, October 28, 2017 between 10:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m. the Boone County Sheriff’s Office, in conjunction with the Drug Enforcement Agency, will participate in the 14th National Prescription Drug Take Back Day at three locations throughout Boone County, Kentucky. ...Read More
Join the Parks Department for the annual Jack- O-Lantern Walk on October 28, 2017 from 7:30pm to 9pm at the Boone County Fairgrounds. If you would like to enter the Jack-O-Lantern Contest please visit www.boonecountyky.org/departments/parks or call (859) 334-2117. ...Read More
The Boone County Animal Shelter is advising dog owners to vaccinate their pets for distemper after the shelter began seeing an increase in the number of respiratory disease cases that began last week. ...Read More
The Community is invited to the public dedication of the Historic Boone County Courthouse. Tours will take place from 4pm-7pm on Wednesday, November 15, 2017. The Dedication Program will take place at 5:30pm. The address is 2988 Washington Street, Burlington, KY. ...Read More
Beckey Reiter, Director of Boone County Animal Care and Control, has announced her retirement effective at the end of October. Ms. Reiter has served as the Boone County Director for the past twenty-three years overseeing all aspects of shelter operations and animal care. ...Read More
Beginning Wednesday, September 27 the entrance to Pembroke Drive from Mt. Zion Road will be closed to traffic. Motorists should follow signed detour to Hempsteade Drive for access to Pembroke Drive. ...Read More
The Boone County Fiscal Court has voted unanimously to lower
three separate tax rates for the citizens of Boone County including Real Property, Personal Property, and the Motor Vehicle Tax rates. ...Read More
The Boone County Animal Shelter is hosting the Pawapalooza fundraiser on Saturday, September 23, 2017 from 12:00pm to 5:00pm at the Boone County fairgrounds. The fundraiser will have activities that the whole family will enjoy. For more information, visit pawapalooza.org. ...Read More
Boone County Fiscal Court voted to sue three of the countries largest opioid distributors. ...Read More
Tickets are on sale now for the 2017 Senior Picnic. This long-standing Boone County tradition will be held on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at the Boone County Fairgrounds. Tickets are $6 (cash) and are available at the Boone County Administration Building. ...Read More
OKI to hold a public open house for citizens to provide input for the Boone County Transportation Plan. The open house will be held on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 from 4-7pm at the Main Branch of the Boone County Public Library in Burlington. ...Read More
Boone County and OKI are currently working on updating the County's Transportation Plan which will guide the direction of transportation infrastructure for the next decade. Participate and stay informed on the Boone County Transportation Plan Website
Spectrum Cable Program Alert
Please be advised that Spectrum Cable has changed the location of the Boone County Public Access Channel. Formerly Channel 15 on Spectrum Cable, Boone County is now on Channel 203.
Boone County, Kentucky has initiated a plan to
combat the drug addiction crisis that has crippled the region by creating a Quick Response Team (QRT)
to aid in the
recovery of those who overdose. ...Read More
The Boone County Sheriff’s office is working with the Judge/Executive's Office to identify volunteers to help distribute literature resources to assist in the fight against heroin in Boone County on Saturday July 15, 2017. Contact Chris Courtney to register at email@example.com ...Read More
Boone County has been awarded federal grants for road, sidewalk and public transportation projects. Governor Matt Bevin approved the awards which are part of the Transportation Alternatives Program and the Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Program. ...Read More
Boone County Farm Tour 2017
The Boone County Farm Tour will be held on June 24, 2017 from 10am-3pm at various farm locations throughout Boone County. For complete information, visit the Farm Tour website
The Boone County Solid Waste Division will once again hold monthly Cleanup Days during the summer months for the residents of Boone County. ...Read More
At the April 18, 2017 meeting of the Boone County Fiscal Court, Judge/Executive Gary Moore and the County Commissioners honored Captain Dale Appel on the occasion of his retirement after 50 years of service to the Boone County Water Rescue Team. ...Read More
The Boone County Fiscal Court, Campbell County Consolidated
Dispatch Board and Kenton County Fiscal Court have moved forward with the awarding of a bid to design and construct a new regional digital emergency communications system for first responders. ...Read More
The Boone County Solid Waste Division is sponsoring Spring Clean Up from April 19 to April 22 2017, 8 am to 5pm. ...Read More
The Cooper High School State Finalist Boys Basketball Team was recognized at the April 4 Fiscal Court meeting and presented with a proclamation from Judge/Executive Gary Moore. ...Read More
Fiscal Court to Hear Second Reading of 911 Dwelling Unit Fee
The Boone County Fiscal Court is scheduled to hear second reading of the 911 dwelling unit fee at the April 18, 2018 meeting. The proposed 911 fee of $75 would replace the current 911 landline fee. For complete information, click here
Boone County has been rated the second healthiest county in the Commonwealth of Kentucky by County Health Rankings & Roadmaps for 2017. ...Read More
Boone, Campbell, and Kenton Counties were granted more than a quarter of a million dollars from the federal government to intensify Northern Kentucky’s fight against the opioid epidemic. ...Read More
At the March 7, 2017 meeting of the Boone County Fiscal Court, the county’s elected body affirmed its support for a regional communications system to support the need of first responders and correct significant deficiencies in the current antiquated system. ...Read More
Boone County staff has been meeting with groups across the county to share information about the need to upgrade the county's emergency communications system and to listen to input regarding possible funding sources. ...Read More
During the morning hours of March 1, 2017, the outdoor warning system was activated in response to a tornado warning issued by the National Weather Service; however, the activation was delayed and not immediate. A prompt review was conducted to
determine the cause of the delay. ...Read More
Amazon Prime has announced a 1.49 billion dollar investment at CVG to locate its worldwide cargo hub in Boone County. This will initially create 600 full time jobs and nearly 3000 total jobs. ...Read More
The Boone County Parks Department will begin taking reservations for Park shelters on March 1, 2017. Shelters must be reserved if being used between April and October. Please contact the Parks Department at 859-334-2117 between 8am -5pm beginning 3/1. You must speak to a staff member (no messages). ...Read More
The Annual Boone County Spring Clean-Up will be held April 19-22 from 8am-5pm. Drop off locations are located at Boone County Public Works on Maplewood Drive and at the Union Pool on Old Union Road. ...Read More
Need to meet your New Year's goals? Love nature? Love the Arboretum? Join us for the Dogwood Dash 5K. This run/walk is during the most beautiful blooms of the year and the beauty motivates out participants to do better and be better! ...Read More
Reflecting on a Wonderful Year in Boone County
Judge/Executive Gary W. Moore shares his reflections on the past year and the future of Boone County. Please click
here to read.
Boone County Emergency Management maintains the CodeRed Mass Notification System so that In the event of a localized emergency, officials can automatically generate an alert. For more information and to ensure you receive notifications, visit https://public.coderedweb.com/CNE/BF21624CDC82 ...Read More
The Boone County Fiscal Court is pleased to announce the launch of a new tool for County financial information. OPENGOV is now available by clicking here. ...Read More
Boone County Solid Waste and the City of Florence will be offering Christmas Tree Recycling. Pick up Service will take place on January 4, 2017 from 7am to 5pm. Trees should be set out by the curb by 7am.Tree's may also be dropped off at several locations before 8am on January 7, 2017. ...Read More
Boone County has been awarded a federal SNK grant to install a pedestrian path along KY 237 form KY 18 to KY 20 and a grant in conjunction with the City of Erlanger to install a pedestrian path along Dolwick Drive and parts of Mineola Pike. ...Read More
The Boone County Parks Department is sponsoring the annual Breakfast with Santa event on December 14, 15 and 16. Reservations can be made starting November 2 by calling the Parks Department at 859-334-2117 or on- line at www.boonecountyky.org/departments/parks ...Read More
The annual Honor Run Half-Marathon will be taking place in Florence this Sunday, November 13, 2016. Closures will be in place from 7:00 to 11:00 AM on Houston Rd, Hopeful Church, Aero Pkwy, Ted Bushelman, Turfway Rd. and crossing KY 18 at Houston and Mall Rd. ...Read More
The Historic Burlington Business Association is sponsoring the annual tree lighting ceremony on December 2 at 6pm at the the Boone County Administration Building. The event will be held at the gazebo near the Historic Courthouse. ...Read More
Election Day is November 8, 2016
The 2016 General Election is November 8, 2016. Polls in Kentucky will be open from 6am to 6pm. For more information, please visit the Boone County Clerk's website at: http://booneclerk.com/
The Fall Household Waste Collection event will be held on Saturday, November 5. Residents of Boone, Campbell and Kenton counties can drop off select items from 9 a.m. - 2 pm at UC Health Stadium - Home of the Florence Freedom,” in Florence, KY. ...Read More
KY 20 at the Woolper Creek Bridge is scheduled to be closed from November 1-November 11. ...Read More
NKY Heroin Help-Line
The NKY Heroin Help-Line Number has changed to 859-415-9280. Both the original and new numbers will continue to function for the transition period. Please note this change and share with anyone who would benefit from having the contact information.
2016 Trick-or-Treat hours for unincorporated Boone County & the Cites of Florence, Union and Walton will be Monday, October 31, 2016 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Residents who wish to participate are encouraged to turn their porch light on. Be Safe! ...Read More
The Tuesday, November 1st, 2016 meeting originally scheduled for 8:30 AM will have a time change to 5:30 PM.
The I-71 Southbound ramp closure from I-75 North that was scheduled for October 21- 24 has been re-scheduled for October 28 at 8pm- October 31 at 5am. ...Read More
The Annual Boone County Fall Clean-up will be held October 19-22 from 8am-5pm. Drop-Off locations are the Boone County Public Works Office on Maplewood Drive or Union Pool on Old Union Road in Union. For more information, continue reading or contact the Solid Waste Office at 859-334-3629 ...Read More
Boone County Adds Surplus Items to Govdeals.com
The Boone County Fiscal Court has declared a number of items to be surplus that are no longer useful to County. These items are now available to the public via on-line auction at http://www.govdeals.com/bcfc
The Boone County Parks Department will host the Community Garage Sale Saturday, October 8 from 8am to 1pm at the Boone County Administration Building Parking Lot. ...Read More
Boone County Parks Fall Schedule of Events
The Boone County Parks Department has announced a schedule of upcoming events for the fall/winter. To view the list, visit the Boone County Parks Facebook Page!
The 29th Annual Boone County Senior Citizens Picnic will be held at the Boone County Fairgrounds on Wednesday, September 14, 2016 from 9 am. to 2 pm
. Tickets are $6 (Cash only)and will be available beginning August 1 from 9a-4p at the Finance Office, 2nd floor of the Boone County Admin Building ...Read More
Pawapalooza will take place Saturday, September 24, 2016, from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Boone County Fairgrounds, 5819 Idlewild Rd., Burlington, KY 41005. The K95K will be held at England/Idlewild Park located at 5550 Idlewild Rd. Burlington, KY. 41005 at 9:30 AM. ...Read More
International Overdose Awareness Day (IOAD) is a global event held on August 31st each year and aims to raise awareness
of overdose deaths. ...Read More
The 2016 Boone County 4H & Utopia Fair will be held August 8-13 at the Boone County Fairgrounds. ...Read More
Boone, Campbell and Kenton Counties and St. Elizabeth Healthcare Partner to Launch the Northern Kentucky Regional Substance Use Helpline with Addiction Services Council. The Hotline number is 859-415-9280. ...Read More
The Boone County Animal Shelter has been chosen by the ASPCA to participate in its 2016 Adoption Ambassadors Campaign which empowers fosters to act as talent agents for their foster pets, including finding matches and completing official adoption processes. ...Read More
Begin Your Law Enforcement Career Today. Apply to become a part of one of the best Correctional Organizations in the Country.
Pick up an application at the Boone County Jail. ...Read More
The Historic Burlington Business Association sponsored the annual Boone County Heritage Day and Chalk Festival on July 9 from 10am-3pm at the Boone County Administration Building. ...Read More
The Boone County Parks Spring/Fall Newsletter is now available! Don't miss out on the numerous activities, leagues and programs planned for the spring and summer. ...Read More
The Boone County Fiscal Court was presented with the Fiscal Year 2017 budget as recommended by County during a special caucus meeting on May 5, 2016. To view the proposed budget, click here ...Read More
The Boone County Fiscal Court is pleased to welcome Chris Courtney to the Judge/Executive's staff. Chris will serve as the Small Business Support and Community Relations Coordinator for Boone County. ...Read More
SD1 Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Budget
The public comment period for SD1’s proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2017 begins May 4 and is open until May 18! Comment forms are available in SD’s main lobby, at all library branch locations in Boone, Campbell and Kenton counties, as well as on their website at http://bit.ly/1WIeJxg
The Boone County Dispatch Center has received numerous complaints this week of an IRS telephone scam. Please be aware of this issue and contact the IRS DIRECTLY if you receive any communicaiton claiming to be from the IRS or asking for personal information or payment. ...Read More
The Parks Department is hosting the annual Boone County Garage Sale on May 7 (rain date May 14) from 8am to 1pm at the Boone County Administration Building Parking Lot. ...Read More
April is National County Government Month sponsored by the National Association of Counties (NACo). During April, watch for information, articles and links related to county government. ...Read More
Beginning March 31, 2016, Boone County will begin utilizing an on-line auction for the disposal of county assets that have been declared surplus by the Fiscal Court. The on-line auction site is www.govdeals.com/bcfc ...Read More
The Boone County Jail’s Community Service Work Program will kick off its Annual Spring Clean Up on April 4th – April 8th under the direction of Jailer, Edward Prindle. ...Read More
The annual volunteer Reforest Northern Kentucky event will take place April 2nd from 9:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. in Boone County at England-Idlewild Park, 5550 Idlewild Road, Burlington, KY 41005. ...Read More
Limaburg Connector Road Opens
A new road connecting Ky 237 to Limaburg Road is now open. The new connector is an extension of Gateway Boulevard.
Boone County is prepared when you are prepared. PrepareAthon is designed to increase the number of citizens who Understand which disasters could happen; Know what to do to be safe and limit damage; Take action to increase their preparedness; and Participate in emergency planning. ...Read More
County Offices Closed for Christmas and New Year Holidays
Al County Offices will be closed on Friday, December 23, Monday, December 26 and Monday, January 2 in observance of the Christmas and New Year Holidays. Merry Christmas and best wishes for a very happy New Year.
Boone County Ranked as One of Best Counties for Child Well-Being
Boone County is ranked as one of the best counties in Kentucky for overall child well-being, according to the 2015 Kids Count County Data Book released by Kentucky Youth Advocates.For the full story click here.
The Boone County Parks Department has announced dates for the annual Breakfast with Santa event. Reservations begin November 2. ...Read More
The Historic Burlington Business Association will host the annual A Burlington Christmas
event from December 4-6. The tree lighting and visit from Santa is scheduled for Friday,December 4th from 5:30-7 at the Gazebo next to the County Administration Building. ...Read More
Senior Services of Northern Kentucky (SSNK) notified our community on October 19 that it would cease operations as of Friday, October 23, 2015. NKADD staff met with the Judges/Executive and Mayors to prepare a transition
plan for core services. ...Read More
Jack-O-Lantern walk set for Saturday, October 24th from 7:30-9pm at Central Park. Hebron Business Association Costume Walk set for Saturday, October 24th from 1-4 at Remkes-Hebron. ...Read More
Trick or Treat Times will be October 31, 2015 6pm-8pm in Unincorporated Boone County. ...Read More
The Walton Fire Protection District and the Boone County Alliance invite the public to the Walton Fire Protection District Community Day. ...Read More
Tuesday, November 3, 2015 is election day in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Remember to exercise your right to vote! ...Read More
Carroll Cropper Bridge Construction Underway
Hebron Town Hall Conversation
Boone County Spring Clean-Up is scheduled for April 18-21, 2015. 8:00a.m. to 5:00p.m. Boone County Public Works Department and Union Pool. ...Read More
Prescription Drug Take Back Day
April 30, 2016 is “National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day” . Visit http://bit.ly/TakeBackThursday
to learn where pill drop box locations are in NKY.
Solid Waste Announces Christmas Tree Pick-Up Schedule for 2014-2015
Boone County and the City of Florence offers Christmas Tree Recycling and Tree Pick-Up. For complete information and pick-up schedule, click here.
2016 Trick-or-Treat Hours
The 2016 Trick-or-Treat hours in Boone County will be Monday, October 31, 2016 from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm.
The Boone County Fiscal Court voted to file suit against three of the countries largest wholesale drug distributors. ...Read More
The Kentucky Association of Counties (KACo) installs new officers for the 2017-18 year. Boone County Judge Executive, Gary Moore was elected as First Vice President. ...Read More
Homeowners all across Boone County pay property taxes to support a variety of state and county services. It is important to understand how your property tax bill is created and who sets the tax rate.