Rainbow Crosswalks

Rainbow Crosswalks Will Stay, For Now

Dec 1, 2017
Kentucky.com

The future of Lexington’s vibrant rainbow crosswalks has been cloudy because of safety concerns. But city officials are looking into those claims.

The crosswalks added this summer were created to honor the LGBTQ community during Lexington's annual Pride Festival.

 


Stu Johnson

An official with the federal government wants the mayor of Lexington to remove a rainbow-colored crosswalk, saying the agency is concerned that the crossing is a safety hazard.


Stu Johnson

Lexington’s new rainbow-striped crosswalks continue to be a topic of conversation at City Hall.  

Mayor Jim Gray opened Thursday night’s meeting with comments about the four downtown crossings.