General Services

General Services is responsible for supporting various government service operational units to ensure LFUCG office settings and employee work stations are safely equipped and properly maintained environments. These services help enable the workforce to be accessible, productive and responsive to the municipal service needs of Lexington residents. 

General Services Commissioner’s Office supports staff by managing:

  • Government Center Mailroom
  • Employee Parking (Downtown Campus)
  • Real Estate, Utilities and Property Management

General Services Commissioner’s Office also serves as the LFUCG Telecommunication Officer:

  • Helping residents resolve complaints related to billing disputes and/or service delivery
  • Serving as a customer service liaison to utility and telecommunication staff 

LFUCG currently has franchise agreements with several companies for the provision of utility and telecommunication services (including cable television) within Fayette County. 

Learn more about cable franchises

Learn more about utility franchises

General Services also has managerial responsibility for:

Parks & Recreation

Manages 4,500 acres including 105 parks and 70 miles of trails. Parks & Recreation operates six aquatic facilities, five public golf courses, five community centers, three nature reserve areas and two cultural arts centers. We also support dozens of annual special events and community festivals. 

Learn more about Parks & Recreation

Facilities & Fleet Management

Maintains government office buildings and service facilities, as well as a fleet of 2,100 vehicles and pieces of large equipment. 

Learn more about Facilities & Fleet Management


Mayor makes top-level staffing changes

Appointments were announced for the Departments of Social Services and General Services.