Message from the Director

The City of Florence is committed to the process of development and growth while still working to maintain the friendly hometown atmosphere that so many citizens find appealing.  Our mission to maintain and expand the tax and employment base in the City by diversifying the local economy and enhancing the climate for new investment. On a daily basis, our economic development team works with governmental leaders, private industry and interested individuals from throughout the county to develop projects to improve the business climate in the community and enhance the quality of life for our residents.

With its convenient location, small-town lifestyle and progressive community leadership, Florence is an ideal location for new or expanding businesses. If you should need any assistance or additional information about the many economic opportunities available in the City of Florence, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Joshua Hunt, Director of Business & Community Development


Director, Business & Community Development
8100 Ewing Boulevard | Florence, KY 41042
P: 859.647.8168 | E: