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.  


Volunteers Branch Out for Tree Hop

City celebrates 20th anniversary of Reforest the Bluegrass by planting trees at 20 smaller sites throughout the county.

Portion of South Upper Street closed to traffic

South Upper Street between West High Street and West Maxwell Street remains closed to traffic. A Columbia Gas crew discovered a large hole underground around utility pipes while working to fix a natural gas leak. Gravel is being used to fill in the hole.

Looking at these trees can be a rewarding experience

Looking for something to do in October and get rewarded for doing it, then The Go See Trees Fall Challenge might be just for you.