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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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\\ Hazard Happenings \\
HazardHappenings is the one stop shop for all types of Hazard info. Check out for all of the latest scheduled events in and near downtown Hazard.


New Alcoholic Beverages Ordinance
\\ City of Hazard Ordinance No. 2017-05 ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES ORDINANCE \\
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!
\\ 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.


Updated ordinance now available.
An updated ordinance has been passed regarding business regulations. For complete details, click here.

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