A four-day event that is expected to generate $2 million for the local economy is coming to Lexington in the summer of 2016.
The Southern Legislative Conference has announced its 70th annual meeting will be held in Kentucky July 16-20 of 2016. It’s the largest regional meeting of state officials.
The Lexington conference will come in the same year Kentucky Senate President Robert Stivers will be serving as chairman of the SLC. Stivers, along with House Speaker Greg Stumbo are co-chairs of the planning committee for the 2016 meeting.