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The Uncommon Commons

New ways to reconnect, reimagine, & respond in a new reality

A “commons” is typically thought of as a physical gathering place for the community to engage and interact, but how do we accomplish these things when our ability to gather physically is compromised?  How do we continue this concept of a “commons”, in an uncommon time?

The Division of Planning is focusing our efforts on producing digital and virtual materials that can be accessed from anywhere, to further Imagine Lexington’s public outreach mission.  These will feature a host of evolving tools that are meant to respond to the real-time needs of our community, including but not limited to:

  • Informational videos
  • Interactive webinars
  • Published online materials
  • Virtual walking tours

We know this is a challenging time, and the Division of Planning is committed to listening.  We will continue to provide educational materials to make our process as open, transparent, and effective as it can be as we move forward together.

Mornings with Planning - Interactive Webinars

"Mornings with Planning" is a monthly interactive digital panel series, held on the first Wednesday of the month, to discuss how our City's planning efforts have evolved and changed over time.

We are taking a break from our normal "Mornings with Planning" schedule in January and will return in February for the Louisville & Lexington ADU Conference February 1-2, 2022. For more information on this conference, please see our event page.

Louisville and Lexington ADU Conference

 

Technical Support Videos

Child running in park - Franzetti
Porch Placemaking Week
Bike and parked cars