KACo Audit Finds "Self Serving Culture"

From Kentucky Public Radio’s Tony McVeigh Extravagant spending has been revealed in a State Auditor’s examination of the finances of the Kentucky Association of Counties. For five years, beginning in 2003, revenues at the Kentucky Association of Counties rose 75-percent, boosting the annual budget to almost six million dollars. And from 2006 to 2009, more […]

State Education Auditors Look at JCPS

Several Jefferson County Public Schools were visited this/last week by a team of auditors from the state Department of Education. Department spokesperson Lisa Gross says the audits were triggered automatically by poor performance in some schools. “This is part of a larger process that Jefferson County and a couple of other school districts are involved […]

Kentucky State Buildings Undergo Energy Audit

From Kentucky Public Radio’s Tony McVeigh The world’s largest retailer is helping 20 states, including Kentucky, find ways to trim energy costs. Wal-Mart Corporation energy auditor Jim Stanway has been poking around five state buildings in Frankfort, including the Old and New State Capitols, looking for ways to cut energy costs. He’s checking heating and […]