Presentation at upcoming City Council meeting

Elkhorn dam to be removed

Dam removal on Elkhorn Creek is scheduled for March 8, 2021. The Elkhorn Creek Dam will be removed in early March, according to representatives of Beam Suntory. Beam Suntory operates the Jim Beam Old Grand-Dad plant located right next to the low-head dam....
Presentation at upcoming City Council meeting

Meeting with City engineer

I met with Larry today at City Hall. We discussed the modifications the City has been making to the rubble dam over the last couple of years on the Beech Fork River. He told me about the concerns the City would have with opening their river access to the public. We...

Rock added to dam

The City of Bardstown has modified the rubble dam area of the Beech Fork maintaining a center channel. We have the hope this helps create a play wave for whitewater recreational use.