Rupp Arena Renovation Project

The Lexington Center Corporation board has unanimously endorsed a plan to expand and replace the center – which has been the target of proposed renovations for decades.

Mayor Jim Gray has suspended work on the controversial $350 million dollar Rupp Arena renovation project.

The two sides caught up in the Rupp Arena controversy will meet this week to discuss a way forward.

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Lexington’s three mayoral candidates clashed Thursday morning over the city’s ambitious Rupp Arena redesign.

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All bills passed during Kentucky’s 2014 legislative session are now on the books.

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The final hours of the 2014 legislative session were largely consumed by an ill-fated push to approve anti-heroin legislation.

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Lexington Mayor Jim Gray laid out his FY 2015 budget proposal Tuesday.

Gov. Steve Beshear is keeping up the pressure on lawmakers in Frankfort to fund the Rupp Arena redesign.

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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.

Budget Conferees Squabble Over Rupp Renovations

Mar 29, 2014

A major sticking point has emerged amid state budget talks in Frankfort as lawmakers continue to hammer out a 2 year spending plan.