13 Companies Approved For State Economic Incentives

Thirteen companies have been approved for incentives for various projects in Louisville by the Kentucky Economic Development Finance Authority, and officials say 658 new jobs will be created if the companies follow through with their plans. Seven of the projects involve companies that are considering opening a new facility in Louisville; the six others are […]

Incentives Approved For GE Expansion

The Kentucky Economic Development Finance Authority has approved an incentives package for General Electric to expand operations at Louisville’s Appliance Park. The move could create 420 jobs at the facility. GE says it is considering an expansion of its Louisville operations to include production of energy-efficient appliances, beginning with a hybrid hot water heater. The […]

Incentives Might Attract Filmmakers

Filmmakers are making more films outside of Hollywood thanks to state tax incentives. More than 40 states are offering big film industry tax credits and Kentucky could be next. WFPL’s Elizabeth Kramer reports. Kentucky has had its share of movies set and filmed in the Bluegrass state from the 1980 film “Coal Miner’s Daughter” to […]