City of Lexington

Local/Regional News
11:23 am
Thu May 1, 2014

Lexington Forum Hosts First 2014 Mayoral Primary Debate

From Left to Right: incumbent Jim Gray, challenger Danny Mayer, and challenger Anthany Beatty
Credit Chase Cavanaugh

The Lexington forum hosted the first debate for the city’s mayoral primary.  

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8:00 am
Wed April 9, 2014

Poverty, Justice Focus of Community Assembly

An opening choir performance at the BUILD assembly.

Over a thousand people filled the pews of Porter Memorial Baptist Church Tuesday for the 11th Annual Nehemiah Action Assembly. 

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Local/Regional News
1:19 pm
Tue January 14, 2014

Fire Department to Give Away, Install Smoke Detectors

Lexington's Fire Department will be providing smoke and carbon monoxide detectors to the elderly and disabled. 

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8:00 am
Thu January 9, 2014

Plans to Renovate Rupp Arena Unveiled

Los Angeles architect Robert Mankin led a public meeting at Lexington's  Hyatt Regency Wednesday to discuss upgrades to Rupp Arena. 

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6:00 am
Tue December 10, 2013

City Holds Public Hearing on Time Warner Cable

The city of Lexington held a hearing Monday seeking comment on the services of Time Warner Cable. 

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12:47 pm
Fri December 6, 2013

Gray Says City Ready to Face Storm

Mayor Gray with Albert Miller of Lexington's Division of Streets and Roads and Assistant Fire Chief Harold Hoskins

Lexington Mayor Jim Gray says the city has taken all necessary precautions to be ready for the upcoming winter storm.

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11:51 am
Wed December 4, 2013

Visitor's Bureau Rebrands Itself

Lexington's Convention and Visitor's Bureau is changing its name to VisitLex.

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4:51 pm
Tue November 5, 2013

Lexington's Domestic Partner Benefits Proposal Moving Forward

A unanimous vote Tuesday moved partner benefits for city employees one step closer to reality.

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10:47 am
Wed September 11, 2013

Centrepointe Architects Disassociate Themselves From Downtown Project

Credit EOP Architects

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- The Architectural firm responsible for the approved design of the long-delayed Centrepointe project has abruptly pulled out of the venture.

The Herald Leader reports that Lexington-based EOP Architects decided not to be associated with the multi-structure complex less than 3 weeks after the Courthouse Area Design Board approved the plan.

Members of the firm cited a number of factors all tied to their culture and design philosophy.

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5:49 pm
Sat August 24, 2013

Google Names Lexington Digital Capital of Ky.

LEXINGTON, Ky. –  Internet search giant Google has named Lexington the digital capital of Kentucky.  Lexington is the first Kentucky city to receive the Google "e-city award."

Google bestows the honor to the strongest online business community in each state.

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