paducah waterfront http://wkms.org en Federal Funds Released for Paducah Waterfront Project http://wkms.org/post/federal-funds-released-paducah-waterfront-project <p>Paducah's long-awaited waterfront development project is set to begin early next year after the federal government freed up transportation funds for the project.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 20 Aug 2012 17:16:05 +0000 Shelly Baskin 21014 at http://wkms.org Federal Funds Released for Paducah Waterfront Project Millions of Dollars in Highway Earmarks Being Made Available for KY Infrastructure Projects http://wkms.org/post/millions-dollars-highway-earmarks-being-made-available-ky-infrastructure-projects <p>The Obama administration is making $17.5 million available to Kentucky infrastructure projects. Secretary of Transportation Ray Lahood says the money is from a pool of more than $470-million in unspent highway earmarks from fiscal years 2003 through 2006. Lahood says governors and state departments of transportation can use their unspent earmarks on any eligible highway, transit, passenger rail or port project. He says they must identify those projects by October 1st and obligate them by the end of the year. Lahood says,</p> Fri, 17 Aug 2012 19:28:29 +0000 Dan Conti (KPR) 20931 at http://wkms.org Millions of Dollars in Highway Earmarks Being Made Available for KY Infrastructure Projects