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Lexington Fire Department celebrates 150 years of serving the community

Posted at 1:56 PM, Sep 17, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-21 09:59:56-04

The Lexington Fire Department is celebrating 150 years of serving the community. It is hosting two weeks of free events for the public. There will be a parade on Sunday, September 19 at 6 p.m. that will go from Midland Avenue to Main Street and finish at Mill Street. The department is also teaming up with the Kentucky Blood Center for a blood drive on Tuesday, September 28 from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. at 2205 Thunderstick Drive. The festivities will wrap up with the Fire Prevention and Wellness Festival on Sunday, October 3 from 2-6 p.m. at Masterson Station Park. For a complete list of all the events go to