Mayor's news


Kentucky local food partners to host virtual CSA Fair during COVID-19 pandemic

The Kentucky Department of Agriculture’s (KDA) Kentucky Proud brand is partnering with Bluegrass Farm To Table, the Organic Association of Kentucky, and the Kentucky Horticulture Council to host the first-of-its-kind “Kentucky Virtual Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) Fair

Mayor names Mark Swanson to fill out 3rd District term

Mayor Linda Gorton today appointed Mark Swanson, a University of Kentucky professor who has worked with downtown neighborhoods to improve accessibility to healthy foods, as 3rd District Councilmember.

LFCHD reports first death related to COVID-19 in Lexington resident

The first death related to COVID-19 (2019 novel coronavirus) in Lexington has been confirmed, Mayor Linda Gorton and Commissioner of Health Dr. Kraig Humbaugh reported today.