Fire & Emergency Services

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Mayor makes it official: Jason Wells is Lexington’s new fire chief

In a ceremony this morning, Gorton presented Wells with his new badge, and his father, Jim, pinned it on.

Fire Department awarded grant to fight opioid epidemic

Congressman Andy Barr and Mayor Linda Gorton secured a $511,078 federal grant for the Lexington Fire Department.

Mayor forms Substance Use Disorder Advisory Council

Mayor Linda Gorton took a significant step forward today on one of her administration’s top priorities.