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Welcome to the Mayor's Office and Our City Government

Mayor

Honorable Mayor of Burkesville

The Honorable Keith Riddle, Mayor of Burkesville

Mayor Keith Riddle was elected in 2006 and 2010 after serving 22 years as city councilperson from 1984 through 2006.  Mayor Riddle is continually looking for ways to improve the well being of our citizens through new city projects.   During his tenure as mayor a new water treatment plant was constructed producing two million gallons per day of clean water to our city and county.  This $6,500,000.00 dollar project was fully funded using grants.  A $1,500,000.00 waterline improvement project was completed during the mayors tenure, replacing water lines installed in the 1930’s.    A $1,500,000.00 Wastewater overflow tank has been constructed providing improved protection of property, rivers, and streams.

Additional improvements carried out during Mayor Riddle’s term include:

  • New Police Cruisers (4)
  • Renovation of the Rescue Squad Building
  • Fire Department and Fire Trucks Updates
  • New Software and Computers for the Water Department
  • New Computers for the Administrative Office
  • New Waterlines installed along N Main St (KY-61 N)

Burkesville City Council Members:

City Council meetings are held every third Thursday of the month at 5:00 pm in the City Hall Conference Room. We would like to encourage everyone to attend.

Billy Maxey

Billy Maxey
545 Allen St
270-864-5672

Billy Guffey

Billy Guffey
P.O Box 785
270-864-3737

Odis Young

Odis Young
501 High St
270-864-2639

Terry Murphy
603 Cary Ln
270-864-5149

Glen Murphy
603 Woodland St
270-864-2581

Lana Owens

Lana Owens
130 Skyview Dr
270-864-3848

City Boards and Commisions

Click on the tab of interest below to identify board and commission members.

  • Planning
  • Adjustment
  • Airport
  • Housing
  • Ethics
  • Tax Appeals

Planning Commission*

Name Term Expires
Keith Cooper
4 Years
06/18/2019
Erik Garland
4 Years
08/04/2019
Tim Alexander**
4 Years
06/18/2019
Norman Hamilton
4 Years
02/20/2018

Board of Adjustment*

Name Term Expires
Marie Rowe**
4 Years
01/22/2021
Mark New
4 Years
09/09/2019
Mark Shelton
4 Years
09/09/2019

Clinton-Cumberland Airport Board*

Name Term Expires
Frank Brendal, Jr**
4 Years
06/18/2019
Todd Morgan (Joint)
4 Years
06/18/2019
Greg Smith (Joint)
4 Years
08/31/2019
Richard Keen (City)
4 Years
08/31/2019

Burkesville Housing Authority*

Name Term Expires
Billy Guffey
4 Years
02/25/2020
Nancy Buchanan
4 Years
05/15/2020
Dana Coverstone
4 Years
04/21/2021
Angie Hamilton
4 Years
01/17/2021
Honorable Keith Riddle
Indefinite
 

Board of Ethics*

Name Term Expires
Chris Garland
3 Years
06/18/2018
Connie Cravens
3 Years
08/21/2017
Dana Coverstone
2 Years
03/17/2018
Patricia Keen
2 Years
12/01/2017
Jim Crawford
1 Years
06/18/2017

Board of Property Tax Appeals*

Name Term Expires
Alan Sewell
3 Years
06/18/2018

* Updated 5/16/2017, ** Chairperson

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