Stantec Pulls Out of CentrePointe

Major tenant of CentrePointe office tower pulls out of downtown Lexington development by Beth Musgrave, 11.17.14, Kentucky.com An expected major tenant of the 10-story office tower in the long-delayed CentrePointe development has pulled out of the downtown Lexington project. A spokeswoman for Stantec, an engineering firm, said Monday that the international company no longer was […]

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Charles Martin Gives Update on Lexington’s Compliance with EPA Consent Decree

We are proud to work with Charlie Martin and the LFUCG Division of Air & Water Quality to support legislation for clean-up efforts. Tom Martin Q&A: What progress is the city making in cleaning up its sewer problems? by Tom Martin, 11.16.14, Kentucky.com Charles Martin is Director of the Division of Air and Water Quality […]

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UK Offering Certification in Wine, Brewing and Distilling

As the industry grows, UK ag college to offer certification in wine, brewing and distilling by Janet Patton, 11.09.14, Kentucky.com In 1994, Harlen Wheatley had just graduated from the University of Kentucky with a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering when he got a phone call: would he be interested in leaving the chemical company where […]

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A Possible Model for Saving Ancient Trees

Award-winning plan that saved giant bur oak seen as a model for other ancient trees by Tom Eblen, 11.09.14, Kentucky.com The most fought-over tree in Lexington is now more noticeable than ever. Cleared of surrounding brush, it dominates the skyline at the intersection of Harrodsburg Road and Military Pike. The giant bur oak was last […]

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Mayor Jim Gray Wins Re-Election, Now Faces New Challenges in Second Term

A sweeping victory behind him, Lexington Mayor Jim Gray faces new challenges in second term by Beth Musgrave, 11.05.14, Kentucky.com Mayor Jim Gray will begin his second term in January with the support of an overwhelming number of Lexington voters, a new vice mayor and five new council members. Gray trounced former Lexington police chief […]

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Top of Keeneland Sale Running Strong

Keeneland November sale: Top end strong, but some gaps in quality By Alicia Wincze Hughes, 11.04.14, Kentucky.com At its peak, the opening day of the Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale on Tuesday was a positive showcase, selling more seven-figure offerings than it did at the start of last year’s ultimately successful exercise. However, the first […]

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Lexington’s Newest Affordable Housing Development Complete

We want to congratulate AU Associates and Fayette Alliance board Member Holly Wiedemann’s for the upcoming ribbon cutting celebration for Davis Park View development. Davis Park View is a new affordable housing development in Lexington, KY. Ribbon Cutting Celebration & Dedication Ceremony for Davis Park View Thursday, November 20, 2014 11 am EST 800 DeRoode […]

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2014 LFUCG City Council Election Results

Our City Council representatives determine the planning and zoning laws that define our community.  During this election we focused our attention on educating Lexington’s citizens on where our future leaders stand on key growth issues. We hosted a public forum and distributed candidate questions. We want to thank everyone who participated in the 2014 LFUCG […]

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2014 Year In Review

Vision: Lexington-Fayette County will be the model for innovative and sustainable growth, by connecting and balancing its vibrant city with its productive and unique Bluegrass farmland. Mission: The Fayette Alliance is a coalition of citizens dedicated to achieving sustainable growth in Lexington-Fayette County through land use advocacy, education, and promotion. As the voice for sustainable […]

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CentrePointe Bonds Will Be Sold Soon

CentrePointe bonds to be sold soon; Main Street will be closed two days to start next phase by Beth Musgrave, 10.29.14, Kentucky.com CentrePointe developers say up to $30 million in bonds for an underground parking garage probably will be sold at the end of November or first of December. Meanwhile, developers say work has stopped […]

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