A Banner for All of Midway
Our town’s newest symbol for civic pride, the Midway flag was adopted December 5th, 2022 after a winning a city-wide vote.
A Compass Rose in the center represents Midway’s location, for which it’s named.
Blue: Optimism & Ambition
Gold: Prosperity & Charm
Green: History & Nature
4 Gold Rays evoke the railroad tracks and buildings of Main Street going off into the distance.
“It’s hard to strike a balance between realism and abstraction.Al Cross, Midwegian
This one does it.“
A multidisciplinary creative in Nicholasville, KY
Adopting Our Flag
Roman Mars presents a TED Talk that sparks a wave of interest in city flags
January 11th, 2022
Ira Langdon emails Mayor Vandegrift proposing the idea of a city flag for Midway
The Midway Flag Committee is established by the Midway City Council
A design contest for the flag is announced at Sparks in the Park
Four finalists are selected by the committee with help from NAVA
A second round of ballots are mailed out to residents of Midway following a printing error
The design by Tom McCoy receives 67% of the ranked choice vote and is adopted as the official city flag of Midway, KY
Special Thanks to
Mayor Grayson Vandegrift
NAVA Secretary Ted Kaye
City Clerks Sonya, Cindy & Liz
Joe Goreman & Brian Chaim