Lexington Economic Partnership
Come experience the heartbeat of the bluegrass in Lexington, the birthplace of the international bourbon industry and the Horse Capitol of the World.
As the home of some of the world's most recognizable corporations, Lexington makes sure residents have the opportunity to compete for good jobs.
With the University of Kentucky and Transylvania University, two world-class universities, in the heart of our city, students are preparing for any job in any role.
Lexington is a great place to raise family with our nationally recognized public school system, along with a host of prestigious private schools. The Lexington Public Library has multiple well funded branches throughout the city and provides a gateway to learning for people of all ages.
Families can embrace local tradition and international diversity through annual festivals, cultural activities, cuisine, live entertainment, local shops, farmer's markets, parks, and more.
Small Business Economic Recovery Program
Following the success of last year’s Economic Stimulus Grant Program created by the City of Lexington, the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Council has approved a second round of funds for the Small Business Economic Recovery Program. Commerce Lexington Inc. has been contracted to manage the program through the framework of its existing Access Loan small business financing program.