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. 

  • 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 


City seeks contractors for housing rehabilitation programs

The City is seeking general contractors to participate in housing rehabilitation programs for homeowners who need assistance in bringing their houses up to code or making other needed improvements.

Request for Comments - Environmental Notice

On or about June 25, 2018 the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government will request the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to release federal HOME Investment Partnerships funds under the National Affordable Housing Act of 1990 for the Leestown VA Housing Project. All interested agencies, groups and persons disagreeing with this decision are invited to submit written comments for consideration by LFUCG to the Division of Community Development. Such written comments should be received at 200 E. Main Street, 6th Floor, Lexington, KY 40507, on or before June 25, 2018.  All comments will be considered and LFUCG will not request the release of federal funds or take any administrative action on the proposed project prior to June 25, 2018.

City announces 2018 Consolidated Action Plan, requests public comments

The City today announced that the DRAFT 2018 Consolidated Plan One-Year Action Plan is now available for review and public comments.