Tom Eblen

February 23, 2013

Tom Eblen: What the LFUCG? It's time for our city to just be 'Lexington'

How did the government of such a beautiful place end up with such a bureaucratic name? It's time for a serious discussion about the clunky moniker Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government and its acronym, LFUCG, which, depending on how you say it, sounds either like alphabet soup or an obscenity.

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About Tom Eblen

Tom Eblen


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.