Peggy Henson http://weku.fm en Lexington Council Considers Handicap Parking Fine Increase http://weku.fm/post/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 http://weku.fm Lexington Council Considers Handicap Parking Fine Increase