The Division of Engineering oversees the design and construction of capital infrastructure projects, ensures new development is compliant with the community’s standards, and manages permitting within the public right-of-way.

Division of Engineering
101 E. Vine St.
4th Floor
Lexington, KY  40507

Manuals for New Development and Design and Construction can be found on their pages.

Paint markings on the street could be local utility companies marking their service lines.  Below are the standard paint colors used by each utility.

Call before you dig


Clays Mill Road open to traffic

The Clays Mill Road Project, a 3.7-mile-long road and sidewalk improvement project, is complete with the exception of the final cleanup and to-do list items that will be finished in the Spring of 2023.

Section of Legacy Trail being temporarily rerouted

Those using the Legacy Trail can continue their journeys uninterrupted.

Clays Mill Road partial closure

Closure coincides with public school’s fall break.