David Warren, manager of the new Downtown Lexington Management District staff, models the purple shirts district "ambassadors" will wear. Warren, who works for vendor Block by Block, was on the staff of Louisville's downtown management district for 10 years.
David Warren, manager of the new Downtown Lexington Management District staff, models the purple shirts district "ambassadors" will wear. Warren, who works for vendor Block by Block, was on the staff of Louisville's downtown management district for 10 years. Tom Eblen teblen@herald-leader.com
David Warren, manager of the new Downtown Lexington Management District staff, models the purple shirts district "ambassadors" will wear. Warren, who works for vendor Block by Block, was on the staff of Louisville's downtown management district for 10 years. Tom Eblen teblen@herald-leader.com

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.