Environmental Services

PLEASE NOTE: In response to COVID-19 and the CDC’s recommendations, we are no longer accepting in-person payments. Checks and money orders for Commercial Landscape Sureties and Payment of Violations can be mailed to the address below. Checks, money orders, and cash payments can be deposited at the LexServ dropbox in front of the Government Center, 200 East Main St. Payments deposited in the LexServ dropbox need to include the purpose of the payment and applicant contact information.   

Division of Environmental Services
200 E. Main St.
9th Floor
Lexington, KY  40507

The 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.  


Open call for artists: Art by Nature

Visual artists of all types are encouraged to participate in the Art by Nature program. 

Kick off spring with Reforest the Bluegrass

Residents have two ways to participate in Reforest the Bluegrass this April.

Show your love of art and trees this Valentine’s Day weekend

On Friday, February 12 from 7 - 8 p.m., spend a date night at home while enjoying a live tour of the Paint by Nature: Trees exhibit.