Housing Advocacy & Community Development

The Dept. of Housing Advocacy and Community Development develops and implements strategies to build strong and equitable neighborhoods, provides needed guidance and ensures sustainable growth and development to improve the quality of life for Lexington residents. 

This department uses federal, state and local funding to provide a variety of public services to the community. These divisions are:

  • Affordable Housing
  • Code Enforcement
  • Community & Resident Services. 
  • Grants & Special Programs
  • Historic Preservation
  • Homelessness Prevention & Intervention


Need help with a housing issue?

Contact LFUCG's Housing Advocate


Housing stabilization expands services for tenants facing eviction

Added services include mediation with landlords and access to legal counsel.

Housing stabilization plans new services as focus shifts to those at risk of eviction

Lexington’s Housing Stabilization Program will offer additional housing stability services as the pandemic and the unprecedented emergency federal funding for housing end.

City seeking general contractors for housing rehabilitation program

City seeking registered contractors to bid on federally funded projects.