|Lexington City Officials to Get Proposed Budget from Mayor
Nine city council members have already backed Lexington Mayor Jim Gray's proposed budget plans, which include $10 million for public safety, the homeless and affordable housing.
|Rupp Arena Gets Tiny Portion of Proposed Budget Request
Kentucky lawmakers approved a budget for the state Monday night, but the money set aside for Rupp Arena's renovation is just over two percent of what Lexington Mayor Jim Gray had hoped for.
|Governor, Lexington Mayor Hope for a Colorful Weekend
With UK's men and women headed to the Sweet 16 and a brewing storm between the Wildcats and Louisville Cardinals coming up, Governor Steve Beshear and Lexington Mayor Jim Gray encourage everyone to show off their "colorful" spirit this weekend.
|Lexington Mayor Promises to Reimburse Coal Severance Funds
Lexington Mayor Jim Gray announced Tuesday that coal counties will be paid back $2.5 million in severance funds that were used by the state to update Rupp Arena.
|Lexington Mayor Wants $10 Million for Homeless, Housing and Public Safety
Mayor Jim Gray wants to spend $10 million of a $13 million city surplus on homelessness, affordable housing and public safety, in an announcement he made Friday.
|Lexington Prepares for March Ice Storm
Mayor Jim Gray said in a press conference today that Lexington is ready for the looming ice storm, with extra crews on standby. The inclement weather has also caused city to announce a two-hour delay for its government offices on Monday.
|Code for America Technologists Arrive in Lexington
Mayor Jim Gray welcomed three Fellows from the Code for America Wednesday, as they set out to improve Lexington's quality of life.
|Want Free UK Tickets? Take a Rupp Arena Survey
Lexington Mayor Jim Gray announced Monday that as a way to entice more people to take the Rupp District fan experience survey, he's giving away two tickets to the UK men's basketball game against Mississippi State.
|Police: Paint Link Couple Sold Drugs Within 1,000 Feet Of School
Corbin Police arrested a man and woman who officers said sold drugs near a school.
|Gray Wolf Taken in Kentucky
Federal officials confirmed that an animal taken by a hunter near Munfordville in Hart County on March 16 is a gray wolf.
|32 New Firefighters For Lexington
After years of brownouts and budget fights, the Lexington Fire Department will now have 32 new firefighters out on the streets. Video
|Lexington Forum On Homelessness
The mayor’s commission on homelessness held an open forum style meeting today to solve problems associated with homelessness. Video
|Lexington, Louisville Mayors In Final 4 Bet
The mayors of Lexington and Louisville are getting into the Final Four frenzy themselves.