Mayor's news


Mayor Linda Gorton delivers State of the City/County Address

Mayor Linda Gorton delivered her State of the City/County address today. The Address was hosted by the Lexington Forum. 

New app for teens to combat opioid crisis

Mayor Linda Gorton today announced a partnership between her office and the Preventum Initiative to implement “Full Energy, No Drugs”-- FEND -- an app-based opioid education and prevention campaign for teenagers.  FEND will engage yout

City workforce grants support job training, certifications and licensure

The City is now accepting applications for workforce grants designed to support businesses and agencies operating in Fayette County that offer job training, certifications, and licensure to promote economic development activity.