Whitney Elliott Baxter was elected as councilmember of Lexington’s 9th District in November 2020.
Whitney’s goals as a councilmember include working to open the lines of communication between Lexington residents and local government and tackling traffic concerns in South Lexington.
Whitney is a native of Lexington and a graduate of Lafayette High School. She holds a B.A. in Communications from Georgetown College. In addition to serving the community as councilmember, Whitney works as a realtor with The Brokerage Real Estate Advisors. She is active in the Stonewall Community Association as well as the Stonewall Elementary PTA. Whitney and her husband, Mac, are raising two children, Audrey and Hank.
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About the 9th district
Councilmember Baxter represents the 9th Council District of Lexington which is comprised of a portion of Clemens Heights/Clemens Grove, and Copper Run, Copperfield, Higbee Mill, Magnolia Run, Monticello, Pickway Corner, Pinnacle, Plantation, Robinwood, Southpoint, Stone Creek, Stonewall Community, Stonewall Equestrian, Wellington, Willow Bend, Willow Oak, Wyndham Downs, Wyndham Meadows, and Wyndham Ridge neighborhoods.
In addition, the 9th District includes Jessie Clark Middle School, Stonewall Elementary, Wellington Elementary, Shillito Park, Wellington Park, Stonewall Park, Higbee Mill Park, Clemens Park, Southpoint Park, Waverly Park, Waveland Museum, Fayette Mall, and Fire Station #15.
Councilmember Baxter welcomes the opportunity to speak at neighborhoods meetings, school activities and community events. If you would like for Councilmember Baxter to attend your meeting/event or you would like a representative from a specific department/division of the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government to attend your event, e-mail wbaxter@LexingtonKy.gov or call (859) 280-8246.