• Woodford Forward Names New Executive Director

    VERSAILLES, Ky. (March 11, 2019) — Woodford Forward has named Ace Heinle as the organization’s new Executive Director.

    A Versailles native with over 200 years of family history in Woodford County, Heinle has experience with organizational management and sales, farm management, and government advocacy. He returns to his family farm in Woodford County after working as a software executive in Washington, DC and Paris, France.



    A discussion on how intentional redevelopment and infill can create more vibrant downtowns in Versailles and Midway

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  • The Influence of the Agricultural Cluster to Woodford County's Economy

    Full PDF may be viewed Here.

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    Press Conference / April 25, 2017

  • Urban Sprawl to Urban Stay: Walkable Housing is Making a Comeback

    View the full Infographic HERE.


    A Panel Discussion On Urban Development in the Bluegrass

    WHAT IS IT: This forum provides an opportunity for citizens and local officials to see and hear presentations
    from a panel of experts in urban planning and placemaking.

    You can also watch the video HERE.


  • Versailles Pavilion and Market Plaza

    Concept, Feasibility, and Preliminary Design (subject to final approval)

    The Versailles Pavilion and Market Plaza Feasibility Study represents Versailles’ care and concern for the downtown. The shared experience of creating a vision for the pavilion and plaza has fostered a sense of community, pride, and ownership that will help the park be maintained and stewarded for years to come.

    Click HERE to view and download the report

  • 2014 Kentucky Thoroughbred Horse Farm Compensation and Benefits Survey

    We are pleased to provide you with the summary results of our December 2014 survey. This survey focuses on
    compensation and benefits currently provided by KY thoroughbred horse farms. We hope that these compiled
    results will be a helpful tool for you to use in conducting your business throughout the year.

    View the Survey

  • Urban Service Area Expansion: It’s worth another look.

    Click HERE to find out more.