Kentucky State Parks Begins Energy Retrofit of Nine Western Kentucky Parks

Kentucky’s state parks system is two months into a major energy savings project at nine of its parks. The project is part of Governor Steve Beshear’s Initiative for Smart Government, which is designed to reduce government waste. Kentucky  State Parks began its energy savings initiative by focusing on energy consumption in nine of the resort […]

Let's Visit Kentucky State Parks!

If you’re pinching pennies this year, you may be reconsidering the usual out-of-state vacation. Luckily, Kentucky offers a variety of retreats and getaways right here in our backyard. The state’s 52 parks include important historical sites, recreational activities for all, and amenities ranging from basic backcountry to affordable resorts. Listen to the Show

KY House Approves State Park Alcohol Sales

From Kentucky Public Radio’s Tony McVeigh A bill that would allow the sale of alcoholic beverages at Kentucky state parks has cleared the House of Representatives. Tourism officials predict alcohol sales at Kentucky’s 17 resort parks and nine recreational parks with golf courses could annually generate $4.5 million new dollars for the state. House Speaker […]