After hearing from residents opposed to using tolls to pay for the Brent Spence Bridge project, the Kenton County Fiscal Court has passed a resolution expressing its opposition as well. Tuesday night's vote was unanimous.
"Someone mentioned earlier, back in the '50's, we were able to build an interstate highway system. Now we can't even build one bridge that is of national significance; and certainly that ought to be a highest priority for our federal government," said Commissioner Jon Draud.
Horseshoe Casino customers will be able to park for free from six at night to six in the morning when the casino opens March 5th.
In a release, the casino says you can also park for free on weekends. Weekday parking will be free for guests who play slots or table games for 30 minutes or an hour of poker or spend at least $25 in a restaurant or gift shop. Otherwise hourly rates will cost from a dollar for the first hour to a daily maximum of 14 dollars. Hotel shuttles will also be available.