LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- The group that's planning to re-open Kentucky Kingdom will ask for more time to secure financing.
Businessman Ed Hart is expected to request a 60-day extension at Thursday's Kentucky State Fair Board meeting.
Earlier in April, the state approved up to $10 million in sales tax rebates over the next decade.
Hart is planning to re-open the abandoned amusement park in May 2014.
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