Lexington has a rich and diverse heritage that has been recognized on both the local and national level.
Historic Preservation is responsible for activities related to the preservation of historic structures, districts and resources in Lexington.
- provides technical assistance to owners of historic properties;
- is support staff to the Historic Preservation Commission;
- reviews projects that utilize federal funds; and
- works with other governmental agencies to preserve Lexington’s historic properties.
The Pensacola Park Neighborhood is the newest Local Historic District (H-1 Overlay). The designation report and Article 13 of the LFUCG Zoning Ordinance will familiarize the public with the proposed historic district and the designation process.