News

Manchester Street to be open at Driscoll and closed at Willard

Adjustments are being made to the sewer construction plan for Manchester Street due to the discovery of an unmapped water line.

Holiday waste collection schedule announced

Lexington’s Division of Waste Management will adjust its collection schedule for the upcoming Christmas holiday.  Residents and businesses who normally have curbside waste collection on Tuesdays will be serviced on Monday, December 23.

City workforce grants support job training, certifications and licensure

The City is now accepting applications for workforce grants designed to support businesses and agencies operating in Fayette County that offer job training, certifications, and licensure to promote economic development activity.

Structural problem closes bridge on Jimmie Campbell Drive

The concrete bridge on Jimmie Campbell Drive, which leads to the Town Branch Wastewater Treatment Plant from Old Frankfort Pike, is closed due to a structural problem. It is unknown how long the bridge will be closed.

A shooting on Camelot Drive is now a homicide investigation

A shooting Friday, November 22, on Camelot Drive is now a homicide investigation. The coroner’s office has identified 28 years-old, Wesley Carter.  Carter died Wednesday, December 4, at UK Hospital. 

Osage Court homicide investigation

Two men were shot Tuesday, Dec. 10.

Police make car break-in arrests, remind residents to lock doors

Residents are urged to take valuables, especially firearms, out of their vehicles.

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.