Kentucky Downs has programs to build a new hotel in Simpson County in Franklin, Kentucky.
Kentucky Downs has ideas to build a new lodge in Simpson County in Franklin, Kentucky. The Franklin Town Fee permitted a rezoning ordinance for property at Kentucky Downs, located at 5629 Nashville Street, exactly where a hotel is proposed. The ordinance rezones 38.27 acres from B-2 (common business district) to B-5 (interstate interchange small business district). Kentucky Downs opened in 1990 and is owned by Ron Whichell and Marc Falcone.