Mayoral debate scheduled for Oct. 8 at Transy

August 9, 2014 

Lexington mayoral candidates Jim Gray and Anthany Beatty will debate Oct. 8 at Transylvania University's Carrick Theater, the school announced.

Beatty, a former Lexington police chief, is challenging Gray's bid for a second term as the elected leader of the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government.

The university is co-hosting the 7 p.m. event with the Lexington Forum, a civic organization that formed in 1983 to serve as a platform for open discussion of issues and trends of local interest. The election is Nov. 4.

Lexington Herald-Leader is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service