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Recycling center is expected to reopen on Monday

The city’s recycling center is expected to reopen on Monday after having been shut down on Thursday and part of Friday after a gearbox motor on the facility’s main conveyor belt broke.  

Free paper shred event, food drive on Saturday, April 27

Safely dispose of personal documents for free on Saturday, April 27.

Sanitary sewer cleanings, inspections April 22 - 27

Citizens on the streets listed below may see vehicles, work crews, and small equipment. Work crews will be wearing reflective vests and appropriate identification. Antilles Dr Barrington Ln Blackford Pkwy Blackmoor Park Ln

Recycling center is shut down today and Friday

The city’s recycling center is temporarily shut down because of a gearbox motor failure on the facility’s main conveyor belt. The center is shut down today and will be shut down again on Friday.

Alleged scam-artist arrested

Sherman Denny is accused of Theft by Deception and several other charges.

New multi-way stop at Elizabeth Street and University Avenue

Traffic Engineering will be installing multi-way stop sign controls and pavement markings at the intersection of Elizabeth Street and University Avenue. The work is scheduled for Tuesday, April 23, weather permitting.

Man wanted in connection to fatal shooting

Damarcus D. Jones is accused of killing a 24-year-old man at Coolavin Apartments.

Sanitary sewer cleanings, inspections April 15 - 20

Citizens on the streets listed below may see vehicles, work crews, and small equipment. Work crews will be wearing reflective vests and appropriate identification.

City to host 2nd annual ‘Lexington Ending Homelessness Academy and Community Summit’

The City will be hosting the 2nd annual Lexington Ending Homelessness Academy and Community Summit April 15 – 19, featuring internationally recognized homeless expert Iain De Jong.

Local bar pleads guilty to over-serving patron

Horseshoes Kentucky Grill & Saloon must pay $10,000 fine.