Mayor’s Neighborhood Summit

The Mayor’s Neighborhood Summit provides an opportunity for discussion on the challenges and opportunities facing neighborhoods and our city as a whole. Mayor’s Neighborhood Summits were introduced by Mayor Linda Gorton in June 2019.

The summits are free and open to the public. Registration is requested to help us better prepare for the number of attendees.

Previous Mayor's Neighborhood Summits have included:

  • June 1, 2019
    • Lex Be Open About Opioids
    • Chat with the Chiefs
    • Helping Your Neighborhood
    • Local Government 101


  • November 2, 2019
    • RethinkLex: An Interactive Discussion
    • Placemaking: Transforming the Public Spaces in Your Life


  • November 17, 18 & 19, 2020 (Virtual)
    • Lexington Public Works and Infrastructure
    • Mayor's Commission on Racial Justice & Equality
    • COVID-19 in Fayette County


  • August 6, 2022
    • One Lexington
    • Racial Justice and Equality Commission Update
    • Department of Housing Advocacy and Community Development


  • April 22, 2023
    • Police Technology
    • Parks and Public Space, Smart Investments in Our Community
    • Public Art Collaborative Art Program

April 22, 2023 Mayor's Neighborhood Summit

The next Mayor's Neighborhood Summit will take place from 8:30 a.m. – noon on Saturday, April 22, at the Lexington Senior Center, 195 Life Lane.

Session topics include:

  • Public Art Collaborative Art Program
  • Parks and Recreation Update
  • Public Safety and Police Technology


Pre-registration has closed. However, the event is open to the public.