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INDUSTRY

Located adjacent to the Wendell H Ford Airport, the Coal Fields Industrial Park is home to several multi-national companies. Our citizens provide a dependable...

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COMMUNITY

Established in the heart of the Kentucky Coal Fields, the City of Hazard is a small town with a big city feel. The City of Hazard is among the elite in comparison to cities similar...

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HISTORY

The City of Hazard was founded in 1884 on land deeded to the town trustees by Elijah Combs and his wife, Sarah. Hazard is the seat of Perry County, founded in 1820, the...

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Education

Featuring an independent school system encompassing grades K-12, the City of Hazard provides an exceptional education for our youth. HCTC offers bachelor's or master's...

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NEWS

Hazard Perry County Christmas Parade
DEC 10th, 4PM \\ MAIN STREET \\ HAZARD, KY
Following the parade, “Christmas in a Small Town” - A Salute to WSGS and WKIC will be held at the forum, Dec. 10th at 6:30pm. We are also excited to announce that the Perry County Fair Board is sponsoring a 20’ X 40” artificial ice skating rink and artificial snow machines, as well as a 15’ high and 45’ long toboggan sledding mountain on December 9th and 10th.

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Press Release
\\ FOR IMEDIATE RELEASE \\
The City of Hazard, Kentucky responded today to a report on WYMT News regarding a fire loss which occurred on Tuesday afternoon on Maces Creek in Perry County. To read this release in it's entirety, you may download the press release here.

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You can now enjoy a smoke-free City!
\\ City of Hazard Ordinance No. 2016-08 NON-SMOKING ORDINANCE \\
This new ordinance pertains to public health, regulating smoking in public and governmental buildings and spaces within the City of Hazard and providing a penalty for the violation of the provisions of this ordinance. For complete details, click here.

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Updated ordinance now available.
\\ CHAPTER 114: MISCELLANEOUS BUSINESS REGULATIONS \\
An updated ordinance has been passed regarding business regulations. For complete details, click here.

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As Mayor of Hazard, it is my privilege to serve this community and ensure that your priorities are my priorities. At a time when more and more of us are using technology to connect with one another and to solve challenges in our neighborhoods, we must have a website that meets the needs of a modern, growing city. We hope this site meets those needs.

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