Mayor's news


A&W first company to locate in city’s new industrial park

The new global headquarters for A&W Restaurants Inc., this year celebrating the centennial of its founding, will likely be the first company to locate in the city’s new industrial park in Coldstream Research Campus.

Courthouse wins international award

On Wednesday, the rehabilitation of Lexington’s Historic Courthouse Square won the design award competition at the 56th International Making Cities Livable Conference held in Portland, Oregon.

911 service expands to include text

Mayor Linda Gorton today announced a new regional initiative bringing “text-to-911” to Lexington and several Central Kentucky counties. The service is available now.