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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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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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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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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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Attention Commercial Customers
The City of Hazard and official hauler, Rumpke Waste & Recycling Services, are working together to make garbage collection simpler for our commercial customers. Beginning February 1, 2018, Rumpke will direct bill commercial customers. Rumpke offers new payment options via online payment, automatic bank draft and credit card by phone. Rumpke is not charging the City or the commercial customers for the new billing service and the new service does not affect residential customers. If you have any questions about Rumpke’s commercial direct billing service, please contact Stacey Chambers at 1-877-786-7537 ext. 7473 or Stacey.chambers@rumpke.com.


Rubbish Removal Now Available
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The City of Hazard is now offering rubbish pickup and removal. To see if service is available in your area or for other questions regarding this service, visit our new "Rubbish Service" page here. Not only can you view the routes for this service, but you may also file a complaint.


Want to know what's happening?
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HazardHappenings is the one stop shop for all types of Hazard info. Check out HazardHappenings.com for all of the latest scheduled events in and near downtown Hazard.


New Alcoholic Beverages Ordinance
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To view this ordinance, click here. Accompanying this ordinance is a new Quarterly Reporting Form that can also be downloaded on our forms page.


You can now enjoy a smoke-free City!
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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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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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