Donated site in Letcher County to house survivors of Eastern Kentucky floods

BY: - July 5, 2023

Local, state and federal groups are working together to secure housing for flood survivors in Letcher County.  The fiscal court of the Eastern Kentucky county previously voted to transfer about four acres of property to develop a small housing site near Whitesburg. The land has space for 10 housing units.  According to a recent news […]

Small housing site planned near Whitesburg could be first new one fully occupied by flood victims

BY: - June 7, 2023

Letcher County has given the state a 3.5-acre tract near Whitesburg to be used for a small housing development for victims of the July 2022 flood. It seems likely to be the first fully occupied such development. The site, known as the Marlowe property, is on Sandlick Creek, less than a mile outside the Whitesburg […]