Hot Topics

The Hot Topics page contains links to current items of interest and projects within the City of Paducah. If there is a topic that you would like to see more information, send an email to .


Broadway-Jefferson Street Conversion Project and Buffered Bike Lanes

Keep up with the progress to study the conversion of Broadway and Jefferson Streets back to two-way streets with the addition of bike lanes.


Read the City's fiscal year budget, budget letter from the City Manager, and other information.

City Hall

Keep up with the progress on the plan to renovate the current City Hall at 300 South 5th Street.

Curbside Recycling

Stay up to date on the status of the implementation of curbside recycling for residential customers.

Fountain Avenue Neighborhood Revitalization Project

Keep up with the revitalization project in the Fountain Avenue Neighborhood.

Greenway Trail

Keep up with the construction of the trail.  There is an existing 4.5 miles of trail with plans to add additional segments.

Health Park

The first phase of the Pat & Jim Brockenborough Rotary Health Park is now open.  Stay up to date on the progress of the second phase of construction of this park located in the historic Fountain Avenue Neighborhood.

Hotel Project

The 123-room Holiday Inn Paducah Riverfront is now open.  Site work for the hotel began October 19, 2015, with the grand opening celebration held August 31, 2017.  The hotel is adjacent to the Julian Carroll Convention Center.

Next Neighborhood for Revitalization

Following the success of the Fountain Avenue Neighborhood Revitalization Project, keep up with the progress to select the next neighborhood for revitalization.

Noble Park Lake Bank Stabilization Project - Phase II

Learn about the project that stabilized the erosion along the bank of the Noble Park Lake by installing metal sheet piling along the edge.  

Paducah Main Street

Find out what is going on in Paducah's historic district by following the Paducah Main Street news.

Riverfront Development Project

Monitor the progress of Phase IB of the redevelopment of Paducah's riverfront.  Plus, learn about the Paducah Transient Boat Dock.

Storm Water Master Plan Progress

Stay informed regarding the City's plan to develop a Comprehensive Storm Water Master Plan.