Partnership for Central Kentucky Airline Service

The Partnership for Central Kentucky Airline Service is a non- legal, non-binding group of government jurisdictions, chamber boards, industrial development boards, and other organizations, elected officials, business and industry officials, and individuals who have come together to support the development of commercial airline service at Addington Field - Elizabethtown Regional Airport. 

Members of the Partnership have demonstrated their support for service through the passage of formal resolutions of support and general letters of support.

Interested organizations, businesses, and individuals who would like to join the Partnership may contact Luke Schmidt.

The Elizabethtown Airport Board is grateful for the outstanding support for this project, as demonstrated by the following groups and individuals:

Resolutions of Support
(Passed in formal session by the following jurisdictions and organizations)

  • Albany City Council
  • Albany/Clinton County Chamber of Commerce
  • Adair County Fiscal Court
  • Bardstown City Council
  • Barren County Fiscal Court
  • Beaver Dam City Commission
  • Breckinridge County Chamber of Commerce
  • Breckinridge County Emergency Medical Service
  • Breckinridge County Fiscal Court
  • Breckinridge County United
  • Butler County Fiscal Court
  • Campbellsville City Council
  • Campbellsville - Taylor County Industrial Development Authority
  • Caneyville City Council
  • Central City City Council
  • Clinton County Fiscal Court
  • Cloverport City Council
  • Columbia/Adair County Chamber of Commerce
  • Columbia/Adair County Industrial Foundation
  • Columbia/Adair County Tourism Commission
  • Columbia City Council
  • Edmonton City Council
  • Edmonton/Metcalfe County Industrial Foundation
  • Elizabethtown City Council
  • Elizabethtown/Hardin County Chamber of Commerce
  • Elizabethtown/Hardin County Industrial Foundation
  • Elizabethtown Independent School District
  • Elizabethtown Tourism & Convention Bureau
  • Glasgow/Barren County Industrial Development Economic Authority
  • Glasgow City Council
  • Grayson County Chamber of Commerce
  • Grayson County Fiscal Court
  • Grayson County Tourism Commission
  • Greater Muhlenberg County Chamber of Commerce
  • Greenville City Council
  • Hancock County Fiscal Court
  • Hardin County Board of Education
  • Hardin County Fiscal Court
  • Hart County Chamber of Commerce
  • Hart County Fiscal Court
  • Hart County Industrial Authority
  • Hartford City Council
  • Hodgenville City Council
  • Hodgenville/LaRue County Industrial Foundation
  • Irvington Heritage/Main Street Council
  • LaRue County Chamber of Commerce
  • LaRue County Fiscal Court
  • LaRue County School District
  • Leitchfield City Council
  • Leitchfield/Grayson County Industrial Development Corporation
  • Lincoln Trail Area Development District
  • Marion County Fiscal Court
  • Meade County Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Meade County Fiscal Court
  • Metcalfe County Fiscal Court
  • Monroe County Fiscal Court
  • Morgantown/Butler County Chamber of Commerce
  • Morgantown City Council
  • Muhlenberg County Fiscal Court
  • Nelson County Economic Development Agency
  • North Central Education Foundation
  • North Hardin Economic Development Authority
  • Ohio County Chamber of Commerce
  • Ohio County Fiscal Court
  • One Knox
  • Radcliff Chamber of Commerce
  • Radcliff City Council
  • Radcliff/Fort Knox Tourism Commission
  • Russell County Chamber of Commerce
  • Russell County Fiscal Court
  • Taylor County Fiscal Court
  • Tompkinsville/Monroe County Chamber of Commerce

Letters of Support–General
Letters Sent by Elected Officials, Business & Industry Officials,
and individuals

  • The Honorable Brenda Allen, Mayor, City of Campbellsville
  • The Honorable Harry Berry, Hardin County Judge/Executive
  • The Honorable Jim Bunning, United States Senator
  • The Honorable John Cecconi, Mayor, City of Springfield
  • The Honorable Harry Craycroft, Meade County Judge/Executive
  • The Honorable Terry Cruse, Mayor, City of Hodgenville
  • The Honorable C.B. Embry, Jr., State Representative
  • The Honorable James Embry, Mayor, City of Caneyville
  • The Honorable Bonnie Henderson, Mayor, City of Clarkson
  • The Honorable Ken Howard, Hardin County Attorney
  • The Honorable Ron Lewis, United States Congressman
  • The Honorable Gary Logsdon, Grayson County Judge/Executive
  • The Honorable Mitch McConnell, United States Senator
  • The Honorable Terry Martin, Hart County Judge/Executive
  • The Honorable Ray Powers, Breckinridge County Judge/Executive
  • The Honorable John Settles, Washington County Judge/Executive
  • The Honorable William Thomason, Mayor, City of Leitchfield
  • The Honorable Tommy Turner, LaRue County Judge/Executive
  • The Honorable Ed Whitfield, United States Congressman
  • AAA East Central – Kentucky Division – Elizabethtown; Bonnie Turner, Regional Manager
  • Accumetric, LLC – Elizabethtown; Joe Fowler, Vice President/Operations
  • AGC Automotive Americas – Elizabethtown; Steven Robbins, Plant Manager
  • Akebono Brake Corporation – Elizabethtown; Carl Lay, General Manager, Administration
  • Alabama Wire Products – Elizabethtown; Todd Seger, Plant Manager
  • Altec Industries – Elizabethtown; Tim Seers, General Manager
  • Amazon.com – Campbellsville; Ashley Neighbors, Human Resources Manager
  • American Fuji Seal – Bardstown; Bruce Atcher, Vice President/Operations
  • AP Southridge – Elizabethtown; Mark Stein, Plant Manager
  • Association of the United States Army, Fort Knox Chapter – Fort Knox; Bob Roush, Vice President
  • Bardstown-Nelson County Chamber of Commerce; John Downs, Chairman of the Board
  • Bedrock – Radcliff; David Dawson, CEO
  • Bel Brands USA – Leitchfield; Joe Brand, Assistant Plant Manager
  • Bob Swope Ford – Elizabethtown, Bob Swope, President
  • Brandenburg Telecom – Brandenburg; Tom Hewlett, Marketing Manager
  • Brandenburg Telecom – Elizabethtown; Sarah Sallee, Marketing Representative
  • C & M Appraisals – Leitchfield
  • Campbell Hausfeld – Leitchfield; Chuck Bruton, Director of Operations
  • Campbellsville Apparel Company, LLC – Campbellsville; Chris Reynolds, Manager/Owner
  • Campbellsville Industries – Campbellsville; David England, Vice President/Sales & Manufacturing
  • Canaan Realty Group – Elizabethtown; Jeff Farmer, President/Principal Broker
  • Cardinal Health – Radcliff; Paul Rogers, Vice President/Customer Service
  • Central Kentucky Bearing & Industrial Supply – Elizabethtown; Robert Waters, President
  • Clagett Periodontics & Implant Surgery – Elizabethtown; D. Ryan Clagett, DMD, DS
  • Collier Title Services – Elizabethtown; Lois Hardesty, President
  • Cox Interior – Campbellsville; Kay Legg, Secretary/Treasurer
  • Dana Structural Solutions Division – Elizabethtown; Harland Sarbacker, Plant Manager
  • DLS Enterprises – Elizabethtown; Larry Smith, President
  • Dow Corning – Elizabethtown; Larry Tarvestad, Elizabethtown Site Plant Manager
  • Elizabethtown Community & Technical College; Thelma White, President
  • Elizabethtown/Hardin County Industrial Foundation; Richard Games, President
  • Elizabethtown Overhead Garage Door – Elizabethtown; Margaret Balak
  • Elizabethtown Tourism & Convention Bureau; James Long, Chairman
  • Elizabethtown/Hardin County Chamber of Commerce; Edith Dupin, Past President
  • Enprotech Mechanical Services – Elizabethtown; Gary Parrish, Vice President/Operations
  • Escue Wood Preserving – Millwood; Vince Escue, President
  • First Federal Savings Bank – Elizabethtown; B. Keith Johnson, President/CEO
  • First Time – Elizabethtown; John Wright, Sr., President
  • Fischbach USA – Elizabethtown; Kirk Chadwick, Vice President/General Manager
  • Fort Knox Federal Credit Union – Radcliff; William Rissel, President/CEO
  • GameStation.net – Leitchfield; Aaron Witten, President
  • Gates Corporation – Elizabethtown; Joe Brothers, Plant Manager
  • Girl Scouts of Kentuckiana – Elizabethtown; Paula Dumont, Service Center Director
  • Grayson County Chamber of Commerce – Leitchfield; Caryn Lewis, Executive Director
  • Grayson County Extension Service – Leitchfield; Jack Ewing, County Extension Agent (Agriculture/Natural Resources)
  • Grayson County Extension Service – Leitchfield; Joan Martin, County Extension Agent (Family/Consumer Service)
  • Grayson County High School – Leitchfield; Bradley Johnson, Principal
  • Greater Breckinridge County Chamber of Commerce – Hardinsburg; Sherry Stith, Executive Director
  • Greater Muhlenberg Chamber of Commerce – Central City; Elizabeth Gentry, President
  • Guardian Mortgage – Leitchfield; Katherine Anderson, Loan Officer
  • Hardin Memorial Hospital – Elizabethtown; David Gray, President
  • Hornback Realty Corporation – Elizabethtown – Lamonte & Mimi Hornback, Owner, Realtor, Broker
  • Irvington Heritage/Main Street Council – Irvington; Troy Calisi, Chairman
  • Janet Team Re/Max Executive Group – Elizabethtown; Janet Perkins
  • Jenkins-Essex Construction – Elizabethtown; R. Gregory Jenkins, President
  • Jideco – Bardstown; Ken Shelver, Director
  • Ingersoll Rand – Campbellsville; Terry Tedder, Operations Manager
  • Keith Monument Company – Elizabethtown; Roy Keith, Vice President
  • Kipper Homes – Elizabethtown; Pamela Kipper, President
  • LaRue County – Hodgenville; Bob Sims, Director of Community & Economic Development
  • Lincoln Trail Area Development District – Elizabethtown; Wendell Lawrence, Executive Director
  • Mago Construction Company – Bardstown; Mark Mathis, President
  • MetoKote – Elizabethtown; Lewis Tillotson, Plant Manager
  • Mouser Custom Cabinetry – Elizabethtown; Stephen Mouser, President
  • Mr. John Rogers, Esq. – Glasgow
  • North Hardin Economic Development Authority – Radcliff; Brad Richardson, Executive Director
  • OFS Brands – Leitchfield; Eric McMichael, Plant Manager
  • Preferred Memorials – Elizabethtown; Terry Shipp
  • Radcliff Chamber of Commerce; Jo Emary, Executive Director
  • RR Donnelley – Glasgow; Karl Harnack, Vice President/Manufacturing
  • South Central Bank – Elizabethtown; James Long, Executive Vice President
  • Springfield-Washington County Economic Development Authority; Hal Goode, Executive Director
  • State Farm Insurance – Leitchfield; Dale Woosley, Agent
  • The Brown-Pusey House – Elizabethtown; Twylane Van Lahr, Director
  • The Web Guys – Elizabethtown; Matt English, Director of Sales & Marketing
  • Transportation Management Systems – Elizabethtown; Michael Hall, President
  • Trim Masters, Inc. – Leitchfield; Jay Kiper, General Manager
  • United Country Real Estate – Elizabethtown; Earl Wilson, Broker/Owner
  • United States Army – Fort Knox; Colonel Mark Needham, Garrison Commander
  • Wabuck Development Company – Leitchfield; Garry Watkins, President
  • Western Kentucky University – Bowling Green; Gary Ransdell, President
  • Wholesale Hardwood Interiors – Campbellsville; Mike Judd, President
  • Wilson Manufacturing & Design – Cecilia; Raymond Miller, Jr., President
  • WLVK-FM – Elizabethtown; Rene Bell
  • Xerographic Business Systems – Elizabethtown; Joshua Hope
  • John Arndel – Leitchfield
  • LaFern Bernard – Campbellsville
  • Tammy Blanton – Leitchfield
  • Ryan Bratcher – Leitchfield
  • Chris Brown – Leitchfield
  • Fred Carter – Leitchfield
  • Linda Clement – Leitchfield
  • Mark Duvall – Leitchfield
  • Derrick Embry – Leitchfield
  • Kevin Escue – Leitchfield
  • Keith Garrett – Caneyville
  • Kenneth Higby – Leitchfield
  • Leon Hill – Clarkson
  • Ella Johnson – Leitchfield
  • Sondra Johnson – Leitchfield
  • Caryn Lewis – Leitchfield
  • Amy Mattingly – Leitchfield
  • Tami Newton – Leitchfield
  • Sheila Puckett – Leitchfield
  • Cynthia Smith – Leitchfield
  • Brian Toth – Leitchfield
  • James Woosley – Leitchfield
  • Joyce York – Leitchfield
  • Marsha Zeitz – Leitchfield