Mayor Jim Gray Lexington Faithful Demand National Anti-Violence Program, Gain Assurance From Mayor By Josh James • May 10, 2018 Josh James / WUKY Members of 26 faith communities in Lexington gathered for an annual assembly Thursday night in Heritage Hall with a laser-like focus on one goal: a commitment from Mayor Jim Gray to implement a nationally-recognized violence prevention program. Democratic Primary Hopefuls Square Off On Healthcare, Party Direction By Josh James • Apr 18, 2018 Matt Goins/Lexington Herald-Leader via AP The three top-tier Democrats vying for a chance to unseat incumbent 6th District Congressman Andy Barr made their pitch directly to voters in an hour-long televised debate Wednesday night. Public Safety Tops Mayor's 'Tighter' Budget Wishlist By Josh James • Apr 11, 2017 Josh James / WUKY Lexington Mayor Jim Gray’s proposed budget slims down several areas of city government, but one all-too-familiar priority is exempt: public safety. UK Hosts Final 2014 Mayoral Debate By Chase Cavanaugh • Oct 28, 2014 Chase Cavanaugh Lexington residents filled the University of Kentucky’s Worsham Theater Tuesday night to hear from the city’s two mayoral candidates. Rupp Project Divides Mayoral Hopefuls By Josh James • May 1, 2014 NBBJ / EOP / Scape Lexington’s three mayoral candidates clashed Thursday morning over the city’s ambitious Rupp Arena redesign.