Representative Dennis Keene to Dedicate First Leg of Riverfront Commons Projects Wednesday

New Walking Bridge Connects Newport on the Levee and the Purple People Bridge along Flood Wall Path **Ceremony to be held near entrance to Purple People Bridge Newport, KY:  Representative Dennis Keene (D-Wilder) will be taking part in the dedication ceremony for the grand opening of the first leg of Riverfront Commons, on Wednesday, JuneContinue Reading

Rep. Dennis Keene Awards Citation to Local Hero

On Thursday, May 15th, Representative Dennis Keene presented a legislative citation honoring the quick action and bravery of Newport Aquarium employee Alison Ruebusch.  On the same day in January, Alison helped save the lives of two individuals.  She assisted in performing CPR on a man who collapsed at the Newport Aquarium and later that sameContinue Reading

Representative Dennis Keene Secures Additional Transportation Funding for Campbell County Road Projects

Frankfort, KY:  Representative Dennis Keene (D-Wilder) has secured additional funding for transportation projects in his district this year.  “As funds become available, I am continuing to work with transportation officials in Frankfort so that we receive our share of the dollars for our county,” says Rep. Keene. The two projects that were recently awarded fundingContinue Reading

Rep. Keene Works to Assist Residents in Flood Areas of District

Representative Dennis Keene has contacted U.S. Senators McConnell and Paul as well as Congressman Thomas Massie on behalf of citizens in his new legislative district who are located in flood areas.  The premiums for federal flood insurance have skyrocketed due to a moratorium on spending in Congress. “I urge the members of Congress to doContinue Reading

Representative Dennis Keene Files Legislation for Gubernatorial Primary Elections

Bill would allow candidates for governor to run without running mate Frankfort, KY:  Representative Dennis Keene (D-Wilder) filed legislation to allow gubernatorial candidates to run independently without a lieutenant governor running mate until after the primary elections. House Bill 300 will permit a slate of candidates for Governor and Lieutenant Governor to appear on theContinue Reading

Buenger Boys & Girls Club receives $2,000 contribution from AT&T

Newport, Kentucky – December 20, 2013 – State Representative Dennis Keene and Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Cincinnati (BGCGC) President Brent Seelmeyer were joined today by representatives from AT&T to announce that Buenger Boys & Girls Club will receive a contribution of $2,000 to support it’s Graduate program.  “Investing in the education of ourContinue Reading