The City of Horse Cave
P.O. Box 326
Horse Cave, KY 42749
Phone: (270) 786-2680
Fax: (270) 786-2688

City Of Horse Cave 

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Mayor's Office

Mayor Randall Curry

Mayor Randall Curry Biography

Office of the Mayor

Work Experience

Eaton/Dana Corporation- 30 1/2 years, retired supervisor, 2004

Caveland Trophies- 1987 to present, Partner

Education

Caverna High School Graduate- 1967

Status

Married, Hailia Curry, 43 years

Two children

Two grandchildren

Activities

Horse Cave Rotary Club- 2011 to present, President 2014-2015

Hart Co. Chamber- President-2013

Horse Cave First Baptist Church- Deacon

Hart Co. Fair Board Member-1985 to present

Horse Cave City Council-2004 to 2010

Caverna Memorial Hospital Trustee-1982 to present

Hart Co. Industrial Authority-1998 to present, Vice President

Liberty District-Ralph Bunche Community Center-2005 to present, Treasurer

BRADD Board of Directors-2011 to present

Kentucky Council of Area Development District-2012 to present

BRADD Workforce Investment Board-2010 to present

Accomplishments

Caverna Board of Education-1982-2002

Leadership Hart Co.-1994

Leadership Glasgow/Barren Co.-1997 

Kentucky High School Athletic Association-1971 to present

5th Region Basketball Officials Association Varsity Assigner-    2008 to present  

Hart Co. Chamber Citizen of the Year-2010

Caverna Jaycees-1975 to 1985

The city of Horse Cave operates under a Mayor-Council form of government. Under this form of government, the citizens of Horse Cave elect a mayor and six council members. The former is elected to a four-year term, while the latter are elected to two-year terms.

Statutory requirements - KRS 83A.040(1) - states that a candidate for mayor must be at least 25 years old, be a qualified voter in the city, and be a resident of the city throughout the term of office.

The mayor must be elected at a regular election, KRS 83A.040(1). The mayor takes office on January 1st following the election and serves a four year term.

The mayor must take an oath of office before they can begin their official duties. (KRS 62.010)

In a Mayor-Council form of government, the mayor is not a a member of the legislative body, but is the executive body (KRS 83A.010; KRS 83A.130). He or she serves as chief executive and administrative officer of the city. This elected position oversees the city's daily activities. The Mayor may veto ordinances or break a tie. He or she presides over city meetings. The Mayor appoints all city employees, including police officers, except for city council staff. He or she disciplines and dismisses all city employees at will, except city council staff, subject to tenure or protection by statute or ordinance or contract.