University Construction Projects http://wuky.org en University Construction Projects Bill Sails Through House http://wuky.org/post/university-construction-projects-bill-sails-through-house <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">FRANKFORT, Ky. -- The University of Kentucky's football stadium would get a facelift under legislation approved by the House on Thursday.</span></p><p></p><p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">Six public universities would spend $363 million on construction projects under the legislation that cleared the House on a 97-1 vote.</span></p> Thu, 07 Feb 2013 22:52:27 +0000 Associated Press 27026 at http://wuky.org University Construction Projects Bill Sails Through House Construction Projects Bill Clears First Legislative Hurdle http://wuky.org/post/construction-projects-bill-clears-first-legislative-hurdle <p>FRANKFORT, Ky. - The House Appropriations Committee on Wednesday approved a bill authorizing 11 capital construction projects at six Kentucky universities.&nbsp; There are no state funds committed for any of the projects and they are all bonded by the schools themselves.</p><p></p><p>Flanked by four other university presidents, UK President Eli Capilouto told the panel that the projects were all tied directly to the institutions' respective missions.</p> Wed, 06 Feb 2013 17:26:56 +0000 WUKY Staff 26944 at http://wuky.org Construction Projects Bill Clears First Legislative Hurdle