Grand Tour

BIA’s Grand Tour of Homes included a wide variety of Hamburg homes earlier this summer, including the St. Jude Dream Home.

Photos by Paul Martin


Hamburg Dream Home Winner

Barbara Greenlee of Lexington, KY won the 2020 Lexington St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway house. It has 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, approximately 2,400 square feet,and an estimated value of $400,000. The house is located at 3580 Stolen Horse Trace in the HomePlace neighborhood, and was included in BIA’s Grand Tour of Homes.


BIA’s school is in session

The BIA’s trade school, The Building Institute, is prepared to welcome students back in September for electrical, plumbing, hvac and carpentry trade instruction.


Labor Day Trash Collection

Lexington Waste Management will adjust its regular waste collection window on Monday, September 7 in observance of Labor Day. The make-up day is Wednesday, September 9.

Presidents’ Day: a garbage truck and a trash collector putting a herbie to dump in the truck
Photo by Claire Ramsay/ HJ


Plan ahead for Lexington’s paper shed

The City of Lexington will host free paper shred and household hazardous waste events in October. Those participating in the events are asked to have acceptable materials loaded in your vehicle’s trunk, contained in boxes or bags you do not need back. You will be asked to pop the trunk so those staffing the event can unload materials for you. Please remain in your vehicle at all times with your windows rolled up.

The Paper Shred will be held on Saturday, October 3 at 1631 Old Frankfort Pike from 9 am until 2 pm. Fayette County residents may bring up to five boxes or bags of material to be shredded at no cost.

The Household Hazardous Waste event will be held on Saturday, October 24 at 1631 Old Frankfort Pike from 8:30 am until 3 pm.Tour of Remodeled HomesThe 2020 Tour of Remodeled Homes is going virtual this year on October 9 through October 18, 2020.


This article also appears on page 20 and 21 of the September 2020 print edition of Hamburg Journal.

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