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Got a tree? Two needed for Lexington’s holiday season celebration; City seeks donated evergreens

Do you have a large evergreen tree that is nicely shaped that you want removed from your property? If so, consider donating it for the city to use for Lexington’s holiday season celebration. Bring holiday magic to Lexington by having your tree chosen as the beacon of cheer and merriment. City officials will evaluate all trees and select the two chosen for the city Christmas trees. If your tree is...

Work underway to bring Lexington public safety operations together under one roof

No shovels or dirt were necessary today, but Lexington officials “broke ground” on a new Public Safety Operations Center at the former juvenile detention center on Cisco Road.   “The Public Safety Operations Center will bring three city divisions that communicate directly with citizens daily and during emergencies – the divisions of Emergency Management, Enhanced 911 and...