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.

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.

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.

Winter 2017 – 2018 Snow and Ice Plan


City crews have treated all snow plan roads, warn of possible overnight refreezing

LEXINGTON, Ky.  – City road crews have successfully completed the LFUCG snow plan, but will continue to handle specific weather-related calls throughout the night and early Thursday morning.

Mayor says city is prepared for winter storm, but urges caution, releases city employees early

As the city prepares for forecast snow, ice and cold temperatures, Mayor Jim Gray today assured citizens that the City is prepared, but urged them to use caution. He also announced that city offices not involved with the snow event will be dismissed at 2:30 this afternoon.