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.

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.

News

City crews respond to snow and ice

Around an inch of dry snow fell in the early morning. Crews from the Divisions of Streets & Roads and Water Quality reported at 2:30 a.m. this morning and starting enacting the snow plan. All Rank 1, 2 and 3 roads have been treated.

Light snow falls overnight

Crews from the Divisions of Streets & Roads and Water Quality reported at 2:30 a.m. this morning and starting enacting the snow plan. A full shift is currently working and has treated nearly all Rank 1 roads.

City turns its focus to cold temperatures, Mayor says

Mayor Linda Gorton urged citizens to take extra precautions as temperatures dip to near zero levels.

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