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FIVCO Area Development District

Proudly serving the northeastern Kentucky counties of Boyd, Carter, Elliott, Greenup and Lawrence


fivco-logo-13The FIVCO Area Development District was founded in 1968 and proudly serves its five county region in many different capacities. The Board of Directors consists of 25 members from the five county region. The purpose of the ADD is to assist in these areas:

• Homecare
• Regional Transportation
• Revolving Loan Funds
• Tourism & Recreation
• Workforce Development
• Aging & Disability Services

• Community Development
• Economic Development
• GIS/Mapping
• Grant Writing
• Health & Social Services



The comment period is still open for citizens of the community of Blaine, in Lawrence County Kentucky, for “Public Comments or Concerns” related to any environmental issues, which might be incurred with the construction of the new Blaine Volunteer Fire Department station in the Martha, KY area. (CDBG Project #17-011)
The comment period will be open until the end of business on the 2/16/2018. Comments can be forwarded to the Department for Local Government 1024 Capital Center Dr., Frankfort, KY.

Mission Statement/Purpose

fivcoarea-1This organization shall be known as the FIVCO Area Development District, a local agency created under the Kentucky Revised Statutes (KRS Chapter, 147A), with its purpose being to promote, develop and protect the economy, health, education and general welfare and to implement projects in accordance with KRS 147A for the people of Boyd, Carter, Elliott, Greenup and Lawrence Counties in Northeastern Kentucky, and to further act in conjunction with adjoining Area Development Districts to implement programs of benefit to the Northeastern Kentucky area.