Mission Statement

"In partnership with its members, DLC is dedicated to enhancing downtown Lexington as a unique and vibrant destination to live, work, and play."

What we do

  • DLC is a community and business advocacy group
  • DLC is an event producer
  • DLC encourages responsible economic development, advocates diversity, communication and leadership in assisting property owners, businesses, employees and residents in making downtown Lexington a location for retail businesses, restaurants, offices, arts and cultural activities as well as a wonderful place to live and work
  • DLC assists our members with any issues in order to make doing business downtown as easy as possible
  • DLC promotes downtown Lexington


2015 Highlights

  • Celebrated 27 years of serving Lexington
  • Contributed over $28,000 to nonprofit DLC member organizations
  • Produced over 70 public events, which attracted thousands of people to our central business district
  • Surpassed 400 members

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