Show/Hide
Skip to page body Home About The City Government Departments and Services Visiting Living Doing Business How Do I..?
Lexington government sealWelcome to City of Lexington news! By using the dropdown menus below, you may narrow your search by category or by City department. Click on a news item to find out details and share it with a friend! 

Sign up for eNews to receive personalized emails about events, news, City employment and business opportunities that you want to know real time!

If you are a resident, a visitor, or interested in business opportunities or upcoming events in Lexington, please explore our site! If you need additional information, please contact us.

News
Lexington Utilities Student Athlete of the Week!
We are proud to present "Lexington Utilities Student Athlete of the Week" to Armando Basilio of Lexington Senior High School.
Posted Date: 10/1/2014 8:00 AM
New Regulations for Uptown Merchants and Property Owners during Barbecue Festival
New regulations are in place for the Barbecue Festival October 25th, in an effort to enhance public safety during this widely popular event.
Posted Date: 9/29/2014
Developers sought for Depot District!  (City Council Goals #1 and #4)
After an extensive architectural design and public input process facilitated by the Lexington Redevelopment Commission, City Council received the final architectural plans for the Depot District and developers are now sought.
Posted Date: 7/23/2014 5:00 PM
Lexington Golf Club - the view from above the course!
The Lexington Golf Club website has been enhanced with new flyover videos for all 18 holes. Conveniently preplan your game strategy and book your tee time today!
Posted Date: 9/25/2014 5:00 PM
Lexington Utilities Student Athlete of the Week!
We are proud to present "Lexington Utilities Student Athlete of the Week" to Kamber Skeen of Central Davidson High School.
Posted Date: 9/24/2014 8:00 AM
Lexington Utilities Student Athlete of the Week!
We are proud to present "Lexington Utilities Student Athlete of the Week" to Madison Allen of West Davidson Senior High School.
Posted Date: 9/18/2014
Lexington Utilities Student Athlete of the Week!
We are proud to present "Lexington Utilities Student Athlete of the Week" to Ryan Shull of Central Davidson High School.
Posted Date: 9/16/2014 8:00 AM
Grant for two
Lexington has been awarded a grant for two hybrid refuse vehicles to replace two conventional diesel sideloaders, reducing purchase price and fuel costs.
Posted Date: 9/8/2014 7:30 PM
City officials orient Congressman Hudson to Depot plans  (City Council Goals #1 and #4)
Officials spent time touring Congressman Richard Hudson in Uptown anchor businesses and to the Civic Center to view Depot and Wayfinding plans.
Posted Date: 8/28/2014 5:00 PM
City Council partners funding for Wayfinding signs  (City Council Goals #3 and #7)
As a resident, are you often asked for directions by visitors? Wayfinding signs are critical to promote additional options for tourists to spend money locally in Lexington.
Posted Date: 8/25/2014 8:00 PM
New
Broaden your cultural horizons to experience various musical genres while enjoying the scenic setting of Finch Park.
Posted Date: 8/20/2014 8:00 AM
Citizens can vote for On-Premises Sale Only of Malt Beverages
City Council passes resolution to place "On-Premises" beer sales only on the general election ballot in November 2014.
Posted Date: 8/12/2014 8:00 AM
CityWiFi recognized for 2014 Best Innovation Award!
Uptown Lexington Inc. awarded the City of Lexington for outdoor CityWiFi and the decorative medallions and banners in the Uptown district!
Posted Date: 7/24/2014
Interested in the final redevelopment plans for the Depot District?  (City Council Goals #1 and #4)
After an extensive architectural design and public input process facilitated by the Lexington Redevelopment Commission, City Council will receive the final architectural plans for the Depot District Tuesday July 22nd at 6pm at the Edward C. Smith Civic Center.
Posted Date: 7/21/2014 6:00 AM
Public Hearing held and City Council approved to purchase future Recreation Center in the City of Lexington (City Council Goal #2)
City Council held a public hearing on July 14th at 7:00pm at City Hall to receive citizen input on the purchase of Tri-Distributors building for future recreation center.
Posted Date: 7/16/2014 6:30 AM
Recap of City Council Top 10 Goal Progress
Are you interested in the accomplishments in the City of Lexington over the past year to address City Council's Top 10 Goals?
Posted Date: 7/8/2014
Historic tree in Lexington Cemetery clean up efforts complete
Massive tree fell causing major cleanup efforts by Public Grounds and Tree Trimming crews. Cemetery restored in time for July 4th holiday weekend.
Posted Date: 7/3/2014