Construction workers at the CentrePointe site in downtown Lexington on Friday,Nov. 17, 2017, secure rebar for the building’s shear walls, which prepare the way for the building’s steel frame. Construction officials said they plan to begin the major steel work in mid-December, which will run through May 2018.
Construction workers at the CentrePointe site in downtown Lexington on Friday,Nov. 17, 2017, secure rebar for the building’s shear walls, which prepare the way for the building’s steel frame. Construction officials said they plan to begin the major steel work in mid-December, which will run through May 2018. Reggie Beehner
Construction workers at the CentrePointe site in downtown Lexington on Friday,Nov. 17, 2017, secure rebar for the building’s shear walls, which prepare the way for the building’s steel frame. Construction officials said they plan to begin the major steel work in mid-December, which will run through May 2018. Reggie Beehner

Construction begins on CentrePointe office tower after 9 years of waiting

November 17, 2017 03:11 PM

UPDATED November 17, 2017 04:20 PM

More Videos

‘Religious freedom is an important right' Menorah lit in Government Center 1:57

‘Religious freedom is an important right' Menorah lit in Government Center

Why does Jim Gray want to run for Congress? Here’s one of his reasons. 0:33

Why does Jim Gray want to run for Congress? Here’s one of his reasons.

Video shows how deep family members had to dig to finish grave 0:11

Video shows how deep family members had to dig to finish grave

Take a fly-by tour of what completed CentrePointe should look like  2:53

Take a fly-by tour of what completed CentrePointe should look like

GOP lawmaker denies sexual assault accusation. But first, a Christmas carol. 0:37

GOP lawmaker denies sexual assault accusation. But first, a Christmas carol.

How to get a perfect 36 on the ACT — advice from students who've done it 2:01

How to get a perfect 36 on the ACT — advice from students who've done it

Man who was denied marriage license by Kim Davis files to run against her 2:02

Man who was denied marriage license by Kim Davis files to run against her

Here's how the NCAA basketball bribery schemes worked 1:47

Here's how the NCAA basketball bribery schemes worked

From September: Louisville suspends Jurich, Pitino 11:31

From September: Louisville suspends Jurich, Pitino

Happy homecoming for Hamidou Diallo 1:00

Happy homecoming for Hamidou Diallo

  • ‘Religious freedom is an important right' Menorah lit in Government Center

    A 10 foot public Hanukkah menorah was erected and lit within the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government Center by Rabbi Shlomo Litvin of Chabad of The Bluegrass, to start the 1st night of Hanukkah and to symbolizing the message of religious freedom.