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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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Local/Regional News
5:54 pm
Tue January 28, 2014

Three Will Vie For Lex. Mayor In May

Two Lexingtonians will challenge Mayor Jim Gray for his office coming up in May.

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Local/Regional News
1:36 pm
Mon June 17, 2013

Lexington Mayor Shows Support for City Trash Services

LEXINGTON,KY-- Mayor Jim Gray and his staff celebrated Waste Collector Day Monday. 

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Local/Regional News
2:52 pm
Tue February 5, 2013

Conference Speakers Assess Kentucky Economic Climate

24th Annual Economic Outlook Conference 2013
Credit Josh James / WUKY

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Gauging the economic outlook for Kentucky was the subject of a conference in downtown Lexington Tuesday. The meeting brought together economists, mayors from Lexington and Louisville, and a representative from the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland.

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WUKY In Depth
8:40 am
Mon February 4, 2013

Mondays With The Mayors - Jim Gray, Lexington

LEXINGTON, Ky. - It's the first Monday of a new month and that means its time for a visit with Lexington Mayor Jim Gray on Mondays With The Mayors.  Gray talks about the new Homeless Commission Report and  the design contest for the Town Branch Commons.  A winner is expected to be announced later today.  Mondays With The Mayors is an exclusive production of WUKY.

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Local/Regional News
8:54 pm
Tue January 22, 2013

Gray Delivers 2013 State of the Merged Government

Mayor Jim Gray gave his 2013 State of the Merged Government Tuesday.

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Creating new jobs, running government efficiently, and thinking about big ideas for Lexington were the major themes of Mayor Jim Gray’s State of the Merged Government address. The annual speech was delivered Tuesday at the downtown Hyatt.

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3:01 pm
Wed January 16, 2013

Mayor Gray Names First Woman To Top Administrative Position

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Mayor Jim Gray announced a round of mid-term appointments Wednesday, including the first woman nominated to the top administrative post in Lexington.

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Local/Regional News
2:37 pm
Mon January 7, 2013

Lexington And Louisville Mayors Push For Pension Reform

Mayor Jim Gray addresses an impromptu meeting of Kentucky mayors at a press conference in Frankfort Monday.
Credit Josh James / WUKY

FRANKFORT, Ky. - State and local officials, including Lexington Mayor Jim Gray, came together in Frankfort today to press for action to address rising pension costs.

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WUKY In Depth
8:40 am
Mon January 7, 2013

Mondays With The Mayors: Jim Gray, Lexington

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Mondays With The Mayors returns this week with a new chat with Lexington Mayor Jim Gray.  He discusses his top priorities for the the New Year, working with the new Urban County Council, and the upcoming State of the Merged Government address coming up later this month.

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WUKY In Depth
8:45 am
Mon December 3, 2012

Mondays With The Mayors: Jim Gray, Lexington

LEXINGTON, Ky. - In our final 2012 installment of Mondays With The Mayors, we visit with Lexington Mayor Jim Gray.  The top administrator of Kentucky's second largest city discusses his decision to seek re-election, Lexington's rebounding economy, and the lingering problem of the city's police and fire pension program.  Mondays With The Mayors will return from hiatus in January 2013.

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