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Mayor Linda Gorton held a news conference on Sep 27 to officially open the new Brighton Rail Trail Bridge across Man O’ War Boulevard. She was joined at the east ramp entrance to the bridge, by Councilmembers David Kloiber and Kathy Plomin.

Like many projects, the opening of the bridge was delayed by supply chain setbacks.

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Wednesdays at the Library

The Eastside Library is hosting COVID 19 Vaccination Clinics on Wednesdays, 11 am through 4 pm, through October 27. Call 859.288.2425 to schedule your free vaccine. The Hamburg Library is located at 3000 Blake James Drive.



Mayor, Worley officially open sidewalk on Old Todds Road

Mayor Linda Gorton, 7th District Councilmember Preston Worley, and neighborhood representatives cut a ribbon to officially open a new public sidewalk stretching 3,400 feet along Old Todds Road.

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Trash Talk

Trash Disposal Day is Saturday, October 16, 6 am – 1 pm at BG Regional Transfer Station, 1505 Old Frankfort Pike.

Drop off a level pickup load of bagged household waste and up to four tires off the rim. No hazardous waste.

Properly dispose of household hazardous waste. Household Hazardous Waste Day is Saturday, October 23, 8:30 am – 3 pm, 1631 Old Frankfort Pike (enter via Jimmie Campbell Dr.).


Paper Shred

Saturday, November 1, 9 am – 2 pm, 1631 Old Frankfort Pike (enter via Jimmie Campbell Dr.). Visit for more information.


This article also appears on page 6 & 7 of the October 2021 print edition of Hamburg Journal.

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