Sean Slone, The Lane Report http://weku.fm en UK Dorms Project Could Create 2,900 jobs http://weku.fm/post/uk-dorms-project-could-create-2900-jobs <p><span style="font-family: Arial, 'Trebuchet MS', serif; font-size: 13px; ">LEXINGTON, Ky. (Aug. 20, 2012) ― <a href="http://www.lanereport.com/9617/2012/08/uk-residence-halls-project-could-mean-2900-jobs-millions-in-taxes/?utm_source=Faster%20Lane%20Newsletter&amp;utm_medium=Email&amp;utm_campaign=aug-21-2012">University of Kentucky President Eli Capilouto ― </a>along with Lexington Mayor Jim Gray and other officials ― announced today that construction of five residence halls on campus over the next few years could support nearly 2,900 jobs and generate nearly $4 million in state and local taxes.</span></p><p> Tue, 21 Aug 2012 17:26:41 +0000 Sean Slone, The Lane Report 31646 at http://weku.fm Why New Kentucky Roads Take Years http://weku.fm/post/why-new-kentucky-roads-take-years <p><a href="http://www.kybiz.com/articles/article.cfm?id=why_new_roads_take_years_2011-09">U.S. 68 in Jessamine County in </a>the mid-1990s was a narrow, winding two-lane that 15,000 vehicles traversed daily, with more than its share of accidents. In response to area residents&rsquo; complaints, state transportation officials and legislators recommended and authorized replacing the worst section with 6.6 miles of modern, safer four-lane.</p><p> Thu, 29 Sep 2011 14:54:31 +0000 Sean Slone, The Lane Report 13373 at http://weku.fm Why New Kentucky Roads Take Years