As of 4:30 on Tuesday, March 17, 2020, the Hardin County Government Building has been closed to the public due to the COVID-19. Our staff will still be here working Monday-Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm and can be reached by email, fax or phone. We will continue to process building, electrical and land use permits and applications submitted electronically. At this time both the Building and Electrical Inspector are still performing inspections and we ask that you please practice social distancing while they visit your project. We appreciate your understanding, patience and cooperation as we work through this crisis together. Please call if you have additional questions or concerns.

Centrally located within 44 miles of Louisville to the north and 131 miles of Nashville to the south, Hardin County is located at the intersection of three major highways--Interstate 65, the Bluegrass Parkway and the Western Kentucky Parkway. Hardin County, the fourth largest in Kentucky- with 630 square miles, has a population estimated at 110,356, as of 2018.

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The Commission office is located in the Hardin County Government Center located at 150 North Provident Way, Suite 225, Elizabethtown, Kentucky 42701. Office hours are Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Phone (270) 769-5479, Fax (270) 769-5591