Urban County Council


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.  


Officials from Lexington’s Division of Planning presented a commercial corridor study on Euclid Avenue and South Limestone to the Urban County Council Tuesday.

Kentuckians For The Commonwealth

Lexington’s minimum wage ordinance was given first reading by the Urban County Council Thursday. 

Scape Landscape/Architecture

Lexington’s Urban County Council approved the preliminary design for a Legacy Trail rest stop around a soon-to-be constructed sewage overflow tank.   


The Lexington-Fayette Urban County Council held a Committee of the Whole Meeting Thursday on raising the city’s minimum wage.