Grants and Special Programs


Grants and Special Programs plans and manages all Urban County Government grants and works with the public and private sectors in preparing grant applications for submission to state and federal agencies.

In this section, you will find the following:

  • Legal Notices: Documents posted notifying the public of public hearings and other important information related to the Consolidated Plan/Annual Action Plans.

  • Policies: Policy documents and forms for programs administered by Grants and Special Programs. 

  • Neighborhood Action Match Program: Information about a grant program for Neighborhood Associations 

  • Consolidated Plan: Information about Lexington’s Consolidated Plan, which is our framework for a community-wide dialogue to identify housing and community development priorities. 

  • Housing Programs: Information about the three types of housing programs that are grant funded through Grants and Special Programs 

  • Contractors: Information that is specific for contractors and the housing programs operated by Grants and Special Programs 


30 Day Comment Period - Justice Assistance Grant

The Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government (LFUCG) recently received notification of available funding in the amount of $151,750 from the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) for formula funding authorized through the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Formula Program (42 U.S.C. 3751(a)). The award is based on a formula using population and Part 1 Violent Crime statistics. The following information is provided in accordance with application requirements. Public comments and questions should be emailed to The deadline for submitting any comments on this allocation is 4 p.m. on September 2, 2018.