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Welcome to The Best Town on Earth

It is my personal pleasure to offer you a warm welcome and introduction to the City of Madisonville.  Through our Web site, we hope to continue our efforts to communicate effectively with the citizens of our community and familiarize you with the services and opportunities provided by our City.

As our residents know and our guests discover, the City of Madisonville is an outstanding community that blends beautiful residential areas with a solid business community to create an ideal environment for living, working and recreation.  The City also offers excellent services, state-of-the-art safety services, and wonderful, caring schools.  Additionally, the community parks offer fishing, walking, biking, swimming, team sports and golfing opportunities.

The Madisonville City Council works to ensure that the highest quality of life and service levels are maintained for the citizens of Madisonville.

The Madisonville Police Department and Madisonville Fire Department (ISO Classification 3) do an excellent job in providing public safety to the citizens of Madisonville.  Our sincere gratitude is always extended to the men and women who protect and serve this great city.

Committed to the success of our children, Madisonville and Hopkins County are privileged to have a great public school system.  For more information on schools visit www.hopkins.k12.ky.us.  Madisonville Community College, Daymar College, and Murray State University offer our community Associates, Bachelors, and Masters degree opportunities.  We are truly a community that values education and boasts a well-trained workforce.

Furthermore, I offer my continued thanks to the volunteers who serve on a number of boards, commissions, and committees and to the volunteers who serve others on a daily basis in various capacities.  Without question, it is our outstanding citizens who make Madisonville such a wonderful place to live and work.

It is our people who make this community great and it is our people who make me proud to serve as Mayor of the City of Madisonville.  I invite you to further explore our Web site to discover all that we have to offer.  The future is bright and we have only just begun!

Please contact City Hall at 270-824-2100 if the City of Madisonville can be of any service to you.

Sincerely,  Mayor David W. Jackson