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Sanitary sewer cleanings, inspections: Oct. 10-14

Citizens on the streets listed below may see vehicles, work crews and small equipment. Work crews will be wearing reflective vests and appropriate identification. Creekview Ct Desdemona Way Doubletree Ct English Station Dr

City’s Youth Development Center, Adult & Tenant Services to move to Black and Williams Neighborhood Center

In order to better serve Lexington citizens, the city’s Department of Social Services has two branches that will be relocating to the historic Black and Williams Neighborhood Center on Georgetown St. 

Police investigating armed robberies

October 6, 2016 - Lexington Police investigators are attempting to identify and locate a man who possibly committed two armed robberies of local businesses.

Auto theft and vehicle break-in alert

Vehicle break-ins and auto thefts are on the rise across Lexington, and investigators with the Lexington Police Department are urging citizens to protect their cars and valuables.

Recycle Challenge begins

Families from three Lexington elementary schools kicked off the 2016 Recycling Challenge on Tuesday at The Lyric Theatre. Recycle Challenge is a program designed to increase participation in the city’s residential, curbside recycling program.

Mayor names Kathy Plomin to 12th District seat

Mayor Jim Gray today named Kathy Plomin, who brings a wide range of experience to government, the new Councilmember for the 12th District.

Trash Disposal Day – Saturday, October 15

The City of Lexington is once again partnering with the Bluegrass Regional Transfer Station to offer Fayette County residents a free trash disposal day for non-hazardous household waste.

Stormwater Grant recipients announced

Eleven Lexington neighborhood associations and non-profit groups will receive a total of over $400,000 to implement stormwater projects this coming year with the help of a city stormwater grant program.

Register for the 2016 VA5K

In an early celebration of Veteran's Day and in honor of Kentucky's veterans, Community Corrections and Columbia Gas of Kentucky are hosting the VA5K.

Unity Drive homicide investigation

October 1, 2016 - The Lexington Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred overnight.