(270) 821-8294

   

COVID-19 RESOURCES

 

CLICK HERE to be Directed to the Hopkins County COVID-19 Information Page

FACTUAL INFORMATION SOURCES

Kentucky COVID-19 website – A comprehensive list of COVID-19 information Kentuckians need, including the latest facts on numbers, actions taken by state government, and links to relevant resources.

U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

BENEFITS

File for Unemployment Insurance – Kentucky Career Center

Apply for Medicaid only - Kentucky Health Benefit Exchange website or call the Kentucky Healthcare Customer Service line toll-free at (855) 459-6328

Public Assistance (SNAP, KTAP, etc) – Department for Community Based Services

WIC – contact the Hopkins County Health Department at 270-821-5242

MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES

Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255

Pennyroyal Center Crisis Number: 1-877-473-7766

LAW ENFORCEMENT

Emergencies: dial 911

Central Dispatch: 270-821-1720

Hopkins County Sheriff: 270-821-5661

TO REPORT CHILD ABUSE/NEGLECT: 877-597-2331 or 800-752-6200

City of Earlington Business License

City of Earlington Business License

Earlington City Hall
103 West Main Street

Earlington, KY 42410
(270) 383-5364

Please see the links below for the forms needed to obtain a business license in the City of Earlington:

 ***IMPORTANT!  You MUST obtain a business license for Hopkins County IN ADDITION to the business license for the city or cities that you do business in***

 

 *Please Contact Earlington City Hall for the Necessary Forms for the City of Earlington Business License

Hopkins County Business License Application

Hopkins County Employer License Fee Withheld Return

Hopkins County Net Profit License Fee Return

Restaurant Instructions and Form

Mobile Food Vendor Application

 Please visit the Hopkins County Joint Planning Commision website to obtain all other related permit applications.

City of Hanson Business License

City of Hanson Business License

Hanson City Hall
30 Sunset Road

Hanson, KY 42413
P.O. Box 337
(270) 322-8521
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Monday - Friday

Please see the links below for the forms needed to obtain a business license in the City of Hanson:

 ***IMPORTANT!  You MUST obtain a business license for Hopkins County IN ADDITION to the business license for the city or cities that you do business in***

 

 *Please Contact Hanson City Hall for the Necessary Forms for the City of Hanson Business License

Hopkins County Business License Application

Hopkins County Employer License Fee Withheld Return

Hopkins County Net Profit License Fee Return

Restaurant Instructions and Form

Mobile Food Vendor Application

 Please visit the Hopkins County Joint Planning Commision website to obtain all other related permit applications.

City of Madisonville Business License

City of Madisonville Business License

City Hall
67 North Main Street

Madisonville, KY 42431
(270) 824-2100
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Monday-Friday

Please see the links below for the forms needed to obtain a business license in the City of Madisonville:

***IMPORTANT!  You MUST obtain a business license for Hopkins County IN ADDITION to the business license for the city or cities that you do business in***

 

City of Madisonville Forms Page

Hopkins County Business License Application

Hopkins County Employer License Fee Withheld Return

Hopkins County Net Profit License Fee Return

Restaurant Instructions and Form

Mobile Food Vendor Application

 

Please visit the Hopkins County Joint Planning Commision website to obtain all other related permit applications.

Hopkins County Business License

Requirements for a Hopkins County Business License

Please see the links below for the forms needed to obtain a Business License in Hopkins County:

 ***IMPORTANT!  You MUST obtain a business license for Hopkins County IN ADDITION to the business license for the city or cities that you do business in***

Hopkins County Business License Application

Employer License Fee Withheld Return

Net Profit License Fee Return

Restaurant Instructions and Form

Mobile Food Vendor Application

 

Please visit the Hopkins County Joint Planning Commision website to obtain all other related permit applications.

Position Available at Hopkins County Public Works Sanitation Department

Administrative Assistant

Hopkins County Public Works is seeking an upbeat multi-tasker with excellent communication skills to fill a full-time administrative assistant position in the sanitation department. Candidates will assist management and fellow employees by handling office tasks, providing polite and professional assistance by phone, mail, and e-mail, and generally be a helpful and positive presence in the workplace. Candidates must have a high school diploma or equivalent to apply, and comfort with computers, general office tasks, and excellence at both verbal and written communication is a must. Experience with grant writing and producing regular reports is preferred.

Applications are available at and may be returned to the Hopkins County Government Center, 56 North Main Street, Madisonville, KY 42431.

HCJPC Planning Director Position Available

JOB DESCRIPTION

JOB TITLE: Planning Director

DEPARTMENT: Hopkins County Joint Planning Commission

REPORTS TO: Hopkins County Joint Planning Commission

SUMMARY

The general purpose of this job is the current and future land use planning and development for the jurisdictional members of the Hopkins County Joint Planning Commission.

RESPONSIBILITY

The ideal candidate has knowledge of planning, zoning, and land use principles, including the interpretation and implementation of laws, codes, rules, and regulations.

In addition, the candidate should be skilled in providing positive, solutions-oriented, and effective customer service and promoting a culture of teamwork by treating coworkers, stakeholders, and applicants with respect and dignity and engaging in open dialogue with diverse voices. Candidate will supervise all employees of the Commission.

Collaborates with architects, engineers, contractors, professional services and other construction specialists. Holds all aforementioned and other firms accountable to ensure that all projects are in compliance. Develops and implements goals, priorities, policies and procedures relating to Planning and Community Development.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES

Comprehensive planning

Representative to City and County Members

Member of regional planning groups (ie: PADD, GRADD, STUDY GROUPS etc.)

Member of City and County Groups

Research and prepare recommendations to the Planning Commission concerning zoning map amendments, zoning text amendments, major plats, development plans, etc.

Other duties as assigned or required.

COMPUTER SKILLS

Efficiency in MS Office, ArcMap, File Maker, AutoCad

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

Bachelor's Degree in Planning or related field. Minimum of three years direct work experience in a planning office. AICP preferred

COMPENSATION

The salary for this position will depend on qualifications and experience.  We offer competitive pay and an excellent retirement & benefits package.

TO APPLY

Please submit resumes with cover letters electronically to: Hopkins County Joint Planning Commission

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