A plan to redraw boundaries in the state's second largest school district is now before Fayette County School Board members. The 24 member school rezoning panel has completed its work after 31 meetings and four public hearings over the past year.
More than a hundred people, most of them parents of Lexington students, gathered at Bryan Station High School Thursday night. Concerned residents got the opportunity to weigh in on the Fayette School System's student re-districting program.
In recent years institutions that we tend to take for granted: our airport, the library, the Kentucky League of Cities, the Kentucky Association of Counties, the Bluegrass Area Development District, have experienced controversies that have shaken faith in leadership, highlighted instances of lax board governance, and most painful of all, damaged reputations.