Lexington government officials are accepting applications for the Lexington Minority and Women Construction Training Program, which aims to help the groups successfully compete in the construction industry.
The program starts Jan. 11 and includes a three-hour class each week for 10 weeks. Topics include business planning, business and contract law, insurance and surety bonds, and accounting.
Applications are available at www.lexingtonky.gov/purchasing and are due Dec. 10. The program costs $50.