Devou Park

Nuisance & Crime


Nuisance & Crime

Graffiti Removal - Private Property

Graffiti on private property can be reported to Code Enforcement who will notify the property owner. Please note it is the property owner's responsibility to remove all graffiti on private property. Residents are encouraged to contact the Police Department at 859-356-3191 if they witness graffiti tagging in progress.

Contact Name: Kim Strategier
Contact Phone: 859-292-2323
Contact E-Mail: kstrategier@covingtonky.gov

Graffiti Removal - Public Property

Graffiti on public property, such as sidewalks, bridges, and overpasses, can be reported to the Department of Public Improvements (DPI) for removal. Residents are encouraged to contact the Police Department at 859-356-3191 if they witness graffiti tagging in progress. 

Contact Name: Allison Donaldson
Contact Phone: 859-292-2292
Contact E-Mail: adonaldson@covingtonky.gov

Grass and Weeds - Private Property

Please use this request to report high grass or weeds on private property. The City maintains yards on City-owned property and vacant properties where the owners can't be reached.

Contact Name: Code Enforcement
Contact Phone: 859-292-2323

Grass and Weeds - Public Property

Please use this request to report high grass and/or weeds on City-owned or public property. This service is performed between the months of April and November on all city-owned property and public right-of-ways.

Contact Name: Allison Donaldson
Contact Phone: 859-292-2292
Contact E-Mail: adonaldson@covingtonky.gov

Illegal Activity

Please use this request type to report any non-emergency illegal activity. In the event of an emergency, dial 911.

Contact Name: Police Department
Contact Phone: 859-356-3191

Illegal Dumping

If you are actively observing illegal dumping, contact dispatch at 859-356-3191. Illegal dumping is a criminal offense that the City takes seriously. If possible and without risk to your safety, if you observe someone dumping, please try to record a license plate and vehicle and person description, as well as provide exact location details. 

If you observe solid waste that has been disposed of improperly or illegally please contact the Solid Waste Department.

Contact Name: Sheila Fields
Contact Phone: 859-292-2121
Contact E-Mail: sfields@covingtonky.gov

Illegal Signs/Posters

It is illegal to advertise on areas within the public right-of way in any capacity without prior approval from the City in the form of an easement or permit. Please use this request to report posters that have been illegally or improperly placed in the public right-of-way including telephone poles, utility strips, exit ramps, parks and other city-owned property. Contact Department of Public Improvements (DPI) for removal of all illegal posters.

Contact Name: Allison Donaldson
Contact Phone: 859-292-2292
Contact E-Mail: adonaldson@covingtonky.gov

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