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 prepares for predicted winter weather

With winter weather on its way, the City is prepared for the forecasted snow starting on Thursday.

South Forbes Road closure starts on Monday

Construction work on South Forbes Road will move to the south side of Manchester Street beginning on Monday, August 30.

Milling and paving work on South Limestone starts Friday night

Milling and paving work on South Limestone between Upper Street at Scott Street and Virginia Avenue, will begin Friday evening, July 23, and extend through Friday morning, July 30.