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Let us repurpose your unwanted yard signs

City is once again collecting unwanted yard signs and stakes for reuse.

Fatal Electric Scooter Collision

The Lexington Police Department is investigating a fatal collision involving a pedestrian riding a Lime Electric Scooter. The pedestrian riding the scooter has been identified by the Fayette Coroner’s Office as 35-year-old Timothy R. Freeman.

Presidential visit traffic advisory for November 4

Rally at Rupp Arena will cause significant traffic delays.

Week of Valor celebration expanded

Week of Valor 2019 is a two-week celebration in Lexington this year, with organizations working together to celebrate Veterans.

Waste Management changing operating hours for Monday, Nov. 4

Because of the traffic impact caused by a rally at Rupp Arena on Monday, Waste Management will be adjusting its collection times and facility hours. The changes for Monday are:

Sanitary sewer cleanings, inspections Nov. 4 – 9

Citizens on the streets listed below may see vehicles, work crews, and small equipment. Work crews will be wearing reflective vests and appropriate identification. Alabama Av Dakota St Davidson Ct E Sixth St Eddie St

Lexington Fraternal Order of Firefighters kick-off toy drive

Lexington’s Fraternal Order of Firefighters (FOF) is asking citizens to help make the holidays brighter for hundreds of Lexington kids by donating to the 88th Annual Firefighter Toy Program.

City activates OHPI Emergency Winter Weather Plan

The Office of Homelessness Prevention & Intervention Emergency Winter Weather Plan has been activated due to the forecast of extremely cold temperatures in Lexington. This plan will remain in effect through the morning of Monday, Nov. 4.

Trick-or-Treat moves to Saturday

Mayor Linda Gorton today moved Lexington’s trick-or-treat Halloween celebration to 3 – 5 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 2.

Man charged with DUI in fatal crash

The crash happened Saturday, October 26 on New Circle Road near Bryan Avenue.