Environmental Services

mulching leavesThe Division of Environmental Services provides a wide range of environmentally related services to city government and the public.  These include civic beautification, urban forestry, greenway management, mowing of corridors and county roads, enforcement of environmental ordinances, public outreach and education, and internal energy initiatives.  

News

City’s recycling center reopens

The city’s Recycle Center has reopened and is once again processing recyclable materials. The center had been shut down because the machine that separates aluminum cans from other recyclables was not operating properly.

Environmental Commission awards

Nominations are now being sought for the LFUCG Environmental Commission’s environmental awards.

Reforest the Bluegrass celebrates 20th anniversary

Volunteers are needed for this year’s Reforest the Bluegrass event, which will be held 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. on Saturday.

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Events

Saturday, July 27, 2019

  1. Kentucky River Clean Sweep

    9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Meetings

Monday, July 1, 2019

  1. Environmental Commission

    4 – 6 p.m.

Monday, Aug. 5, 2019

  1. Environmental Commission

    4 – 6 p.m.

Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019

  1. Greenspace Commission

    3 p.m.

Monday, Sept. 2, 2019

  1. Environmental Commission

    4 – 6 p.m.

Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019

  1. Greenspace Commission

    3 p.m.