2013-14 Budget

Local/Regional News
4:10 pm
Thu January 2, 2014

Budget Shortages Loom Despite Projected Growth

An improving economy will mean more tax revenue flowing into Kentucky's General Fund, but budgeting will still be a challenge.

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Local/Regional News
2:50 pm
Fri July 19, 2013

Kentucky Closes Out Fiscal Year With Surplus

FRANKFORT, Ky. - State Budget Director Jane Driskell announced Friday Kentucky state government will wrap up the 2012-13 fiscal year in the black. Thanks to reigned-in spending by cash-strapped state agencies and a small bump in General Fund revenues, the state will close out the year with a surplus of just over $70M.

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Local/Regional News
6:03 am
Wed June 12, 2013

UK Trustees Approve Budget For Coming Year

LEXINGTON, Ky.-- University of Kentucky trustees on Tuesday approved a $2.7 billion spending plan for the coming year that includes merit-based pay raises for faculty and staff, more money for scholarships and the school's smallest tuition increase in more than a decade.

The spending blueprint for the fiscal year that begins July 1 amounts to an increase of 2.7 percent, or $71 million, over the budget for the current academic year.

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WUKY In Depth
5:57 pm
Tue June 11, 2013

In Depth: Jobs And The Budget

LEXINGTON, Ky. - As Urban County Council members begin hammering out a final spending plan, many around the horseshoe are also keeping a close eye on the job market.

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Local/Regional News
8:37 am
Tue June 11, 2013

UK Trustees Set To Approve Budget For Coming Year

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- University of Kentucky trustees are set to approve a spending plan for the coming year. The proposed $2 billion-plus budget comes before the trustees' finance committee Tuesday morning on the Lexington campus.

The full board of trustees is scheduled to vote on the budget later in the day.

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