AIB-Lex at the 2017 Symposium

The week of October 4-7, Framingham and Holliston, MA were inundated with bourbon-drinkers...or at least those that understood bourbon. We were treated right away with a surprise award for our lovely and revered Lexington Cemetery. The next day we were treated to a tour of Mount Auburn Cemetery, a slightly older and much larger version. … Continue reading AIB-Lex at the 2017 Symposium

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Babies, Trees and Girl Scouts!

During the month of April 2017, America in Bloom-Lexington and Baptist Health are providing trees to every single baby born at Baptist Health. Trees, along with planting instructions (and an offer to plant in a park should parents desire) and congratulations are being housed at UK long-term, and provided to the maternity ward on a … Continue reading Babies, Trees and Girl Scouts!

Spring!!!

Finally, after a long warm winter and then a final struggle with below-freezing temps, it looks like Kentucky is moving towards a full-fledged spring! Flowers and trees are blooming everywhere, people are out walking both with and without their dogs, and you just might see the odd convertible roaming around topless! As you plant peas … Continue reading Spring!!!

Celebrating Lexington!

On March 9, Lexington's leaders in making this a wonderful place to live, work and play will come together for breakfast. America in Bloom-Lexington brings together these organizations to expand everyone's knowledge about the marvelous things already going on, enhance the collaborative possibilities and begin to create additional resources for everyone. Focusing on public/private collaborations … Continue reading Celebrating Lexington!

2016 Judges’ Visit

America in Bloom judges, Meg Whitmer and Katy Moss Warner visit Lexington July 7-8. They will be introduced at the urban-county council meeting on Thursday July 7 at 6pm. Tune in on GTV, Channel 3 to watch! We'll be squiring them around our wonderful city throughout these two days. Wave if you see us!