Trick or Treat Time
THE CITY WILL BE OBSERVING HALLOWEEN TRICK OR TREATING FROM 4:30 PM UNTIL 7:00 PM ON Friday OCT. 31ST.
Dogs At Public Events
The City of Russellville would like to remind everyone that dogs are prohibited at public events such as the Tobacco and Heritage Festival, the Flying Fish Festival or any other large gathering of people brought together to celebrate a public event which requires a permit from the City of Russellville, Kentucky.
The City of Russellville will be enforcing this Ordinance during the upcoming Tobacco and Heritage Festival.
The city would like to thank everyone for their cooperation.
DOGS PROHIBITED AT PUBLIC EVENTS
a. It shall be unlawful for any person to bring any dog,
leashed or unleashed, to any public event held in the City of
Russellville, Kentucky. "Public event" shall include, but shall
not be limited to, Tobacco and Heritage Festival; Flying Fish
Festival; August 8th Celebration, or any other large gathering of
people brought together to celebrate a public event which
requires a permit from the City of Russellville, Kentucky.
b. Exceptions: this Ordinance shall not apply to dogs trained
and being used to assist the blind; police dogs on duty for law
enforcement authorities; dogs officially entered into an event,
or taking part in an event; provided, however, that a dog shall
only be allowed an event one (1) hour prior to the event, and
once a dog is no longer participating in an event, it shall be
removed so as to comply with this Ordinance
c. Penalty: any person found to be violating this section of
this Ordinance shall be subject to a fine of not less than $25
nor more than $100, and law enforcement shall have the authority
to remove the dog from the public area; if the owner cannot be
found, the dog shall be taken to the Humane Society, and may be
retrieved by the owner at the owner's expense.
Sidewalk Trip Hazard Removal
Mayor Stratton and City Council have employed Precision Concrete Cutting to remove trip hazards from city sidewalks. This makes the sidewalks ADA Compliant and this process not only saves funds to help in the replacement of sidewalks that can’t be repaired. This will help the city get the most for its dollars spent.
Street Department Dumpster Schedule and Hours
Open second Saturday every other month.
|January||7:00am - 3:00pm|
|March||7:00am - 3:00pm|
|May||7:00am - 3:00pm|
|July||7:00am - 3:00pm|
|September||7:00am - 3:00pm|
|November||7:00am - 3:00pm|
Fireworks Information for City of Russellville
The City of Russellville would like to remind everyone that fireworks may only be used during certain time periods throughout the year. Please click the link below to view the complete ordinance regarding fireworks.
Yard / Tag Sale Information
Ordinance 2007-18 (5):
Persons who conduct yard / tag sales more than twice per calendar year are required to register as a business and are required to remit annual net profit tax to the City of Russellville.
If you have any questions you may contact Terry Stuart, Code Enforcement Director at 270-726-5059.
Recycling to Start in June
The recycling program will start in June for Logan County. Scott Waste has started placing the carts which will have a different color lid than that standard garbage bin. The recycle carts will have a label placed on the lid showing what is allowed and what isn't. Below is a copy of the label that will be placed on the carts.
Neighborhood Watch Survey
A survey has been established to see if there is interest the Neighborhood Watch program. You may complete this survey by clicking the link above.
The City of Russellville's chipper truck will now be running during the 2nd (second) and 4th (fourth) week of each month.