Parking en Focus on Business: Robert Wagoner on Lexington's Urban Core and its Unrealized Potential <p>Lexington’s downtown has come a long, long way in recent years; restaurants, music venues, the farmers market and Thursday night live. But, we still hear people say they avoid downtown, and it usually has to do with uncertainty about parking. That’s the focus of Tom Martin’s conversation with Robert Wagoner, a retired commercial real estate and development professional whose projects include the Tates Creek, Palomar and Lexington Green shopping centers.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 13:59:19 +0000 Bryan Bartlett 61800 at Lexington Council Considers Handicap Parking Fine Increase <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; background-color: white;"><span style="background-color: white;"><font face="Arial Black,sans-serif">Lexington city officials are considering more than a 15 hundred percent increase in fines for illegally parking in handicapped spots.&nbsp; Under the proposal passed by the Budget Committee Tuesday, the fine goes from 15 dollars to 250 dollars.&nbsp; Committee members had considered a range of fines, but instead, adopted an amendment by Vice Mayor Linda Gorton. “I think this needs to be a stiff enough fine that people won’t do it ever,” said Gorton.</font></span><br /><p> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 21:41:38 +0000 Stu Johnson 54935 at Lexington Council Considers Handicap Parking Fine Increase