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Lexington Recycle Center to shut down Jan. 6 – 19 for improvements

Lexington will ring in the new year with an investment in recycling to improve efficiency and reliability.

Lexington Enhanced 911 achieves accreditation

On November 16, 2019, the Lexington Division of Enhanced 911 became the first 911 center in Kentucky to achieve Public Safety Communications Accreditation through CALEA.

Arrest made in Harrodsburg Rd homicide

Terrence Fister, 58, is charged with Murder.

Laredo Drive homicide investigation

A 19-year-old male was shot inside a vehicle.

Suspect arrested for murder

Detectives with the Lexington Police Department have loca

Lights out? Recycle right with holiday lights collection

Do you have holiday lights that are burned out or twinkle when they aren’t supposed to? Don’t toss them; give them to us.

City passes 100-mile mark on paved bikeways

Mayor Linda Gorton and members of the Urban County Council this morning celebrated the completion of the city’s 100th mile of paved bikeway with a news conference along West Hickman Trail in Veterans Park.

Holiday waste collection schedule announced

Lexington’s Division of Waste Management will adjust its collection schedule for the upcoming Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays.

Recycle your cooking oil at the Gobble Grease Toss

Frying a turkey this holiday? Recycle your used cooking oil for free at the Gobble Grease Toss on Friday, Nov. 29 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Redwood Cooperative School, 166 Crestwood Dr.

City officially opens second salt barn

Lexington has a new potent weapon in its annual war on snowy streets … a second salt barn. Mayor Linda Gorton and several councilmembers cut a ribbon to officially open the salt barn today, and crews began filling it with salt.