Urban County Council

Science Fair Winners Honored At Council

Mar 3, 2016
Chase Cavanaugh

Students from across the Fayette County School system were honored Thursday at an Urban County Council meeting. 

Lexington’s Urban County Council held a public hearing Thursday on tax increment financing for the University Village Area. 

Lexington’s Urban County Council added a measure to Thursday’s docket that continues action on restoring the Fayette County Courthouse.

Lotus Head

As part of its Thursday meeting, the Urban County Council passed a bill, that discounts green fees for military veterans at Lexington’s various golf courses.


Lexington’s Urban County Council unanimously passed a resolution Thursday that lowers the speed limits of several downtown streets from 35 to 25 miles per hour. 

Lexington’s Urban County Council confirmed the appointment of its newest Commissioner of Environmental Quality and Public Works Thursday.

Chase Cavanaugh

Lexington’s Urban County Council gave their thanks to an influential law enforcement officer at Tuesday’s meeting. 


Lexington’s Urban County took the next step Tuesday towards raising the city’s Transient Room Tax by two percent.

Lexington’s Urban County Council discussed details of the city’s draft water franchise agreement at Tuesday’s work session. 

Kentuckians For The Commonwealth

The Lexington-Fayette Urban County Council made its decision Thursday on an ordinance that would raise the city’s minimum wage.