Effort to build veterans’ nursing home clears another hurdle
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A nearly decadelong effort to build a military veterans’ nursing home in south central Kentucky reached another milestone Tuesday when Gov. Andy Beshear signed legislation to provide $2.5 million to fund design and preconstruction costs.
The governor was joined by a group of lawmakers and veterans at the statehouse signing ceremony for the bill, which supports another phase in the Bowling Green Veterans Center project.
The measure, which sailed through the legislature with bipartisan support, reflects Kentucky’s commitment to its veterans, Beshear said….