Lee Lingo http://wkms.org en Madisonville Chamber Director on the I-69 Development Conference http://wkms.org/post/madisonville-chamber-director-i-69-development-conference <p>Kate Lochte&nbsp;speaks with Hopkins County-Madisonville Chamber Director Lee Lingo about its upcoming I-69 Kentucky Development Conference presented by Rogers Group. The purpose of the Conference, presented by Rogers Group, Inc. is to help communities prepare for the economic benefits and transitions of the I-69 Corridor that is a planned 55 mile freeway overlapping portions of I-24 and the Western Kentucky Parkway, to improve trade and travel across western Kentucky. The Conference is on Tuesday, October 15, from 8:30 am to 5 pm at the Ballard Convention Center in Madisonville.&nbsp;<a href="http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07e809ugkdeb7f736b&amp;llr=nx5jb7iab">Click here to find out more about the event and how to participate</a>.</p><p> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 21:53:47 +0000 Kate Lochte 35619 at http://wkms.org Madisonville Chamber Director on the I-69 Development Conference Local Leaders To Discuss Economic Impacts Of I-69 Corridor http://wkms.org/post/local-leaders-discuss-economic-impacts-i-69-corridor <p>Community leaders from across the region are invited to attend a planning seminar to discuss the impacts of the coming I-69 corridor.&nbsp; “I-69: Our Road To The Future” will examine the effects interstates have had on communities and prepare officials from Kentucky, Illinois and Tennessee for future economic growth. Executive Director of the Madisonville-Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce Lee Lingo said the interstate is going to be one of the most significant changes to occur in the Pennyrile region. Fri, 16 Aug 2013 17:45:27 +0000 Rob Canning 34065 at http://wkms.org Local Leaders To Discuss Economic Impacts Of I-69 Corridor Madisonville Leaders On Kentucky Export Initative Outreach http://wkms.org/post/madisonville-leaders-kentucky-export-initative-outreach <p>Madisonville-Hopkins County Chamber President Lee Lingo and Madisonville Area Manufacturers Association President Kent Waide of Ruby Concrete join Kate Lochte&nbsp;on <em>Sounds Good</em>. They are collaborating on a Kentucky Export Initiative Outreach Meeting Thursday. The luncheon will help local and regional businesses learn about opportunities and benefits in exporting products. The two organizations partner to bring the event to the Madisonville Economic Development office at 755 Industrial Road, at 11:30 a.m. tomorrow (Thursday, July 18).</p><p> Wed, 17 Jul 2013 23:16:42 +0000 Kate Lochte 33172 at http://wkms.org Madisonville Leaders On Kentucky Export Initative Outreach