CVG board overhaul: Is Frankfort on board?

Lawmakers speak out about a board shakeup

HEBRON, Ky. – Kentucky’s state auditor wants to give Ohio leaders a louder voice on the Kenton County Airport Board, but will Kentucky legislators be enthusiastic about changing the way things have been done at the airport for about 70 years?

Sharing power over the region’s largest airport with Ohioans could be a tough sell with Northern Kentucky legislators. But they’ll likely be hearing from Gov. Steve Beshear, who says he’ll push for change.

“The audit raises valid questions about the current board structure, and I will work with the General Assembly on the auditor’s recommendations,” Beshear said.

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