■ Frankfort-based Commonwealth Credit Union began construction April 25 on a new full-service branch in the Hamburg area near Walmart at 2540 Sir Barton Way. Construction is expected to be completed later this year.
■ Waste Services of the Bluegrass and Legacy Carting have merged. The combined company expects to retain all present employment positions in both companies, and plans to hire additional employees in Central Kentucky for expanded operations. The transaction is expected to close in 2013.
Compiled by Dorothea Wingo