Shevawn Akers

An Urban County Council member running for re-election has prevailed in a court battle over her eligibility.

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Work to extend Citation Boulevard and widen Leestown Road between New Circle Road and Masterson Station Park is now underway. The project has been subject to a decade’s worth of delays.

LEXINGTON, Ky. - A new pilot program has been formed to test the viability of food trucks in downtown Lexington.

LEXINGTON, Ky. - A group tasked with reexamining the rules for Lexington’s mobile food vendors is moving closer to crafting a new ordinance, but two basic issues continue to divide food truck operators and downtown restaurant owners.

LEXINGTON, Ky. - A third of the seats in Lexington’s Urban County Council will be occupied by new members next year. Vice Mayor Linda Gorton says getting them up to speed can be a challenge.