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WUKY In Depth
8:45 am
Mon April 21, 2014

Latest On Rupp Financing Dominates BizLexChat Again

Lexington Mayor Jim Gray addresses a legislative committee during the 2014 regular session.
Credit Kentucky Educational Television

This week on BizLexChat we discuss the latest developments on the financing portion of the Rupp Arena project which is now a mayoral campaign issue.

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WUKY In Depth
8:40 am
Mon April 14, 2014

Kentucky Auto Manufacturing, 21C Update in BizLexChat

In BizLexChat we get an update on Kentucky's Auto Manufacturing success as well as an update on downtown Lexington's 21C Hotel Project.

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WUKY In Depth
8:36 am
Mon April 7, 2014

Latest On Rupp, Tracks Gambling On Instant Racing, In BizLexChat

Last minute state financing options for the Rupp project plus Instant Racing are discussed in this week's BizLexChat.

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Local/Regional News
3:46 pm
Mon March 31, 2014

Future Of Rupp Project Unclear As Funding Mechanisms Dry Up In Frankfort

Credit NBBJ / EOP / Scape

Mayor Jim Gray is waiting on the final budget before signaling plans for the ambitious Rupp Arena project, but the news isn’t likely to be good.

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WUKY In Depth
8:40 am
Mon March 31, 2014

A Crippling Setback For Rupp Renovation Project?

In this week's BizLexChat we discuss the short and long-term prospects of the Rupp Arena Renovation project.

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WUKY In Depth
8:40 am
Mon March 24, 2014

Hotel Tax, Local Option, Props To KFC And Emerge 14 On BizLexChat

Colonel Harland Sanders sold his Kentucky Fried Chicken business to John Y. Brown 50 years ago this month.
Credit www.blogspot.com

We get the latest on the Hotel Tax bill, the Local Option Sales Tax, a milestone for KFC, and an upcoming conference in Lexington.

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WUKY In Depth
8:40 am
Mon March 10, 2014

Movie Screen Wars, Very BADD Report In This Week's BizLexChat

This week we examine the race to build movie palaces in the Rupp Arena corridor and the state auditor's report on the Bluegrass A.D.D.

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WUKY In Depth
8:40 am
Mon February 24, 2014

The Business Of Education This Week On BizLexChat

Transy has a new president, plus UK's new provost and ag. dean, all discussed at some length in this week's BizLexChat segment.

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WUKY In Depth
8:40 am
Mon February 17, 2014

Rupp Re-Dux, Plans For 'The Square' This Week On BizLexChat

Rendering of the Revamped Rupp Arena
Credit Business Lexington

This week we discuss the newly released plans for a "liberated" Rupp Arena, and what's up with Victorian Square.

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WUKY In Depth
8:40 am
Mon February 10, 2014

Beshear Tax Plan, Moving Co. Case, Code For America, And West Sixth Expansion On BizLexChat

Governor Steve Beshear announced his tax reform package during a news conference in Frankfort last week
Credit wuky.org

This week we discuss tax modernization, an important legal case, Code For America, and finish the segment up with, what else, a cold one.

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