Bowling Green Chamber of Commerce reports success for 2018

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BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) -- The Bowling Green Chamber of Commerce has released it's annual report for 2018.

In 2018, the Chamber says that there was a lot of success for one of the biggest cities in Kentucky.

The Chamber says these are the highlights of the year:

-Honored in 2018 with two Excellence Awards by the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce Executives.

-Finished 2018 with 19 economic development projects, and 16 announcements, totaling $188.5 million in capital investment and 641 new jobs for South Central Kentucky.

-Had a total of 153 Chamber events, with an attendee involvement of 8,677 Chamber partners.

-The Chamber and business partners hosted the third annual SCK LAUNCH Experience where 3,400 students received the career exploration curriculum.

-Bowling Green named 'Best Place to Live in Kentucky' by Time.com.