Lenny Stoltz II http://wuky.org en LFUCG Council Halts Funds To Bluegrass A.D.D. http://wuky.org/post/lfucg-council-halts-funds-bluegrass-add <p>LEXINGTON, Ky--A questionable hire at the Bluegrass Area Development District has led to Lexington Fayette Urban-County Council Members to a vote in favor of temporarily holding back $75,000 in funding that was earmarked for the group. LFUCG Councilman Chris Ford says he pushed for the vote when he learned the agency rehired their former executive director Lenny Stoltz II as a consultant after forcing him to resign last week with a $128,000 severance package.</p> Wed, 10 Jul 2013 15:39:10 +0000 Karyn Czar 34261 at http://wuky.org LFUCG Council Halts Funds To Bluegrass A.D.D. Embattled Development Director Resigns http://wuky.org/post/embattled-development-director-resigns <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">LEXINGTON, Ky. -- The embattled director of the Bluegrass Area Development District has resigned. </span><span class="entry-content">Lenny Stoltz's resignation Monday came a week after the executive board of the development district told him to resign or face being fired. Stoltz will receive a severance package of $128,000.</span></p> Tue, 02 Jul 2013 19:38:08 +0000 Associated Press 33910 at http://wuky.org Embattled Development Director Resigns Bluegrass Area Development Director Must Resign Or Face Firing http://wuky.org/post/bluegrass-area-development-director-must-resign-or-face-firing <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">LEXINGTON, Ky. -- The executive board of the Bluegrass Area Development District says the agency's director must resign or face being fired.</span></p><p></p><p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">The board placed Lenny Stoltz II on administrative leave earlier this month and appointed David Duttlinger as interim leader of the Lexington-based agency that helps coordinate planning and federal spending in a 17-county area. Mayors and judge-executives in member counties make up its board.</span></p> Thu, 27 Jun 2013 13:18:58 +0000 Associated Press 33655 at http://wuky.org Bluegrass Area Development Director Must Resign Or Face Firing Development Director Placed On Leave http://wuky.org/post/development-director-placed-leave <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">LEXINGTON, Ky.-- The Bluegrass Area Development District's board has placed the agency's executive director on administrative leave.</span></p><p></p><p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">The Lexington Herald-Leader reported the board took the action against Lenny Stoltz II on Monday night after a three-hour meeting behind closed doors.</span></p> Thu, 06 Jun 2013 12:45:44 +0000 Associated Press 32625 at http://wuky.org Development Director Placed On Leave