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

Visit Lexington's One-Stop Shop portal for help with permitting.

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


Manchester Street temporarily one way for trail work

Work will begin on Monday, May 15.

Improvements to Rosemont Garden to impact traffic

Work will begin on Monday, May 15.

Mt. Tabor to be closed at Patchen Drive

Closure begins on Thursday, May 4, and will last about two months.