Kentucky State Parks Losing Millions

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - State Auditor Crit Luallen says Kentucky's
park system is losing millions of dollars despite large financial
investments on the part of taxpayers.

The losses total more than $30 million a year.

Luallen says the state should do more to market the parks to
generate more business in an effort to minimize the losses.


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  • by Me Location: Me on May 7, 2008 at 08:04 PM
    We have a beautiful State but ppl here go to Tenn for vacations...we need to market what we have. Our mountains are as pretty as anything in Tenn
  • by Mom 206 Location: Magoffin on May 7, 2008 at 10:59 AM
    Luallen is right. Our parks are beautiful and many have great facilites. They could be great vacations near home. Stay and in Kentucky and enjoy its beauty. Jenny Wiley needs a little work and it would be restored to the Jewel of Eastern Kentucky.
  • by Alan on May 7, 2008 at 10:02 AM
    State Parks charge to much for the rooms. Most State Park rooms are not as nice as other hotels.

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