Traffic Advisory



Motorists should be alert for heavy traffic along the Julian Carroll-Purchase Parkway at the KY 80 Exit 22 Mayfield Interchange starting about 5 p.m., today, and continuing through about Noon on Tuesday, March 5, 2018.

Dozens of officers from police agencies across the nation are expected to attend visitation and funeral services for fallen Hickman City Police Officer Rodney Smith.  Funeral services for the 45 year old officer will be held at the First Assembly of God just off KY 80 near the Purchase Parkway Exit 22 Interchange.

Motorists traveling the Purchase Parkway and KY 80 are asked to use extra caution due to expected traffic volume.


Keith Todd

Public Information Officer

District One & Two

Kentucky Transportation Cabinet

Paducah: 270-898-2431 Ext. 282

Madisonville:  270-824-7080 Ext. 293

Cell: 270-210-8009

[email protected] <mailto:[email protected]>

City Manager Job Posting

The City of Fulton, Kentucky is recruiting for the position of City Manager. The City of Fulton is a vibrant historical community situated in far western Kentucky, approximately a three hour drive from St. Louis, Nashville and Memphis. Dedicated to preserving the integrity of a true small-town southern environment, the City of Fulton offers boutique shopping, fine dining and luxurious overnight accommodations, all situated in the heart of our charming downtown. The City of Fulton is a sustainable rural community with weekend park movie nights, a summer collegiate baseball team, and events including a country music festival and the annual Banana Festival. Entertainment is always just a quick walk away, but if transportation is needed, Fulton offers the convenience of a local Amtrak station, regional airport and interstate access.
This is an administrative and supervisory position and the individual must be capable of managing employees in a multitude of department areas; becoming familiar with all city systems; understanding, planning, and formulating a city budget and overseeing the budget administration in a fiscally responsible
manner. Any applicant must have a thorough knowledge of city management procedures and public administration policies.
The City Manager candidate will have a strong background in finance, economic development, and excellent interpersonal and communication skills. The candidate for this position should have a bachelor’s degree, and/or five (5) years of municipality or management experience, together with other executive
or administrative skills. Applications may be obtained from Fulton City Hall, City Clerk’s office, from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.,
Monday through Friday, or by sending requests by telephone or email to: Fulton City Hall, ATTN: City Clerk, P.O. Box 1350, Fulton, KY 42041, Phone 270-472-1320, ext. 3 or email [email protected]
Applications should be returned to Fulton City Hall with a supporting cover letter and resume. Salary is negotiable, based upon experience and qualifications. Deadline for applications is March 28, 2018. The City of Fulton is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Garbage Pick Up This Week

Due to the Weather, the City of Fulton’s Garbage Pick Up Schedule will be as follows:

Thursday- Pickup will be normal Thursday route

Friday- Pickup will be Tuesday’s route

Saturday- Pickup will be Businesses(front load dumpster)

(This may vary based on individual road conditions)

Thank you!

Boil Water Order Lifted

The Boil Water order for the area starting on hwy 307 and 94 hwy and hwy 924 to 1529 to water valley has been lifted.

Boil Water Order

Fulton Public Works issued a boil water order because of a line break starting on hwy 307 and 94 hwy and hwy 924 to 1529 to water valley