Streets & Roads

Streets & Roads maintains all city and county roads, except those on the state and federal highway system. Work includes pothole repair, snow removal, street sweeping, intersection curb repair, sidewalk handicap ramp installation, routine and emergency servicing of storm sewer drains and maintenance of various bridges and certain creeks within the Urban Services Area.

Apply to become a leaf collector

Would you like to join the seasonal team during this year's citywide leaf collection?


Snow and ice plan

The city has a comprehensive snow and ice plan designed to keep winter roadways safe in the most reasonable, efficient and effective manner.

Comprehensive snow and ice plan

Pothole repairs

During normal business hours, Streets & Roads makes every effort to repair a pothole that has been reported to LexCall within 48 hours. To report a pothole on a city maintained street, contact LexCall at 311 or (859) 425-2255.

To report a pothole on a state maintained road, call (859) 246-2059 or (859) 246-2355.

Report a roadway problem

Sometimes, there might be a problem with a roadway surface that isn't caused by a pothole.

Report a roadway problem


City seeking seasonal employees for leaf collection

Lexington is hiring full-time, seasonal workers (6 weeks) for leaf collection. Apply in person at 1555 Old Frankfort Pike (2nd floor), Monday - Friday 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Make sure you bring two forms of id with you.

City to change lane markings and signals on Pink Pigeon Parkway

Traffic Engineering and Streets & Roads crews will be making lane markings and signal changes on Pink Pigeon Parkway on the Plaudit Place side of the road. The work is scheduled to be done on Tuesday, September 10, weather permitting.

City to test rubberized asphalt on Southland Drive

City to pave a 2,400-foot stretch of Southland Drive using environmentally friendly rubberized asphalt.