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    Public Notice

    IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR DRINKING WATER The City of Nicholasville Water System Failed to Perform Activities Required to Address Coliform Bacteria Contamination of the Water System During recent routine monitoring, our water system tested positive for total coliforms. *Coliforms are bacteria that are naturally present in the environment and are used as an indicator that other, potentially harmful, waterborne pathogens may be present or that a potential pathway exists through which contamination may enter the drinking water distribution system. We found coliforms indicating the need to look for potential problems in water treatment or distribution. When this occurs, we are required to conduct assessments to identify problems and to correct any problems that are found.* *We failed to conduct the required assessment* by August 3, 2018. As our customers, you have a right to know what happened and what we are doing to correct this situation.
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  • Hydrant Flushing

    Fall Water Main Flushing

    The City of Nicholasville's Water Department will be conducting a routine water main flushing program October 1st thru October 5th. The main flushing program is conducted in the Spring and Fall to clean the distribution system of any sedimentation, which may have built up in the mains.
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  • Bike Path

    2017 Bike & Pedestrian Plan

    The Lexington Area MPO is developing a pedestrian and bicycle plan to improve walking and biking conditions in Fayette County and Jessamine County.
    Click here for more information.


    Kidde fire extinguishers with plastic handles

    Hazard: The fire extinguishers can become clogged or require excessive force to discharge and can fail to activate during a fire emergency. In addition, the nozzle can detach with enough force to pose an impact hazard.
    Remedy: Replace
    Recall date: November 2, 2017
    Recall number: 18-022

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    Leaf Disposal Options

    Central Kentucky Hauling (CKY) will collect up to 12 bags of leaves per week on residents normal weekly trash collection day at no charge.

    CKY can schedule special collections 13 to 30 bags of leaves for $14.25 per pickup on Saturdays during the month of November. Please call CKY at (859) 305-1073 to schedule a Saturday pickup. This is a prepaid service.
    Jessamine County Fiscal Court has an agreement with the City of Nicholasville to dispose of brush and leaves. You can take your unbagged leaves and brush to Nicholasville Waste Treatment Plant located at 2296 Shun Pike, Nicholasville. Days and hours of operation are Tuesday and Thursday, 8:00 am thru 4:00 pm and Saturdays 8:00 am thru 12:00 noon.
    If you are unable to utilize any of the options above, please call the Jessamine County Convenience Center at (859) 881-4545 for other options.

  • Award

    Fire Department receives Community Service Award

    Nicholasville Fire Department Conducts Fire Safety Program for local Children and receives 15-year award for service to the Community.
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  • Comp Plan

    2017 Joint Comprehensive Plan

    Wilmore-Nicholasville-Jessamine County 2017 Joint Comprehensive Plan
    2017 Comprehensive Plan
    Current Land Use Map
    Future Land Use Map

  • Paymentus

    Nicholasville Utilities now offering online bill pay

    Nicholasville Public Utilities has partnered with Paymentus to offer pay by phone and online credit card payments for utility bills. There is a small $2.25 processing fee charged per transaction for this service. Transactions are limited to $250 at this time. If your bill is over $250 you can make multiple transactions. You can also call 855-748-3312 to pay by automated phone system.
    Click here to pay your bill.

  • Fire Prevention Week.
  • Yellow Dot

    Yellow Dot Program

    The Kentucky Office of Highway Safety has introduced the Yellow Dot Program. This program alerts first responders at crash scenes of critical medical information that could save a life.
    Click here for more information.
    Click here for the Kentucky Office of Highway Safety site.

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    New after hours utility payment options

    Nicholasville Public Utilities already offers easy online credit card payment through Paymentus or the Express Drop Box for checks but could not take cash after business hours. Now after hours drive through payments can be made with cash or credit cards as well. Just visit the office at 601 N Main St and use the automated payment kiosk to pay your bill! To use the new kiosk you only need to know your account number and the amount you owe. But remember, the Payment Kiosk only takes bills and cannot give change. This means any money over what you owe that is fed to the kiosk will be credited to your next bill and a receipt will be printed for you.

  • Searchable Minutes

    Searchable Documents Online

    Nicholasville Ordinances, Commission meeting minutes, and meeting agendas are now available on the Internet. Most documents are fully text searchable.
    Click here to access the documents.

  • Community Notification

    Interactive Community Notification

    ECN Code Red is the Interactive Community Notification system for Jessamine County. This system is at no cost to subscribers and is very simple to opt in. Residents who wish to opt in to the site simply need to go to the link and create a user account. From there they may enter their Cell phone/ landline or email and physical address. Using the Code Red program E911 or Emergency officials can contact them in the event of an emergency or disaster. They can also opt in to receive severe weather warnings from the National Weather service for Jessamine County. Click here to sign up.

  • City Commissioners

    Your City Commission

    Andy Williams, Betty Black, Doug Blackford, Patty Teater, and Pete Sutherland (Mayor) meet on most Mondays at 5 p.m. See Schedule

  • Brush Pile

    Brush Pile Hours

    The Brush Pile at 2296 Shun Pike is open Tuesday and Thursday, 8 am to 4 pm, and Saturday 8 am to Noon. This service is provided by the Nicholasville Public Works Department. Call 885-1121 for more information.

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Mayor Pete SutherlandMessage from the Mayor

As mayor, I have the privilege of being involved in community developments from the time they are just a seed of an idea all the way to the finish line. This has been such an exciting and positive year that it is hard to capture it in words.
Our downtown is really starting to bustle again. New businesses have opened on Main Street and existing ones are seeing increased activity. Events such as the upcoming St. Nich Christmas Fest on Saturday, Dec. 12, and art walks are drawing large crowds. It is a result of a better streetscape, creative thinking and a strong entrepreneurial spirit.
I�m really excited about the approved use of state funding to create a performance park...Read More

Mayor Pete Sutherland

About the City of Nicholasville

Positioned in the heart of Kentucky's Bluegrass region, on the outskirts of Lexington, Nicholasville is Kentucky's seventh fastest growing city. In addition to a great quality of life, the area is known for its rural beauty, music heritage and historical significance. We invite you to explore all Nicholasville has to offer.

517 North Main Street · Nicholasville, KY 40356 · Phone: 859.885.1121 · Fax: 859.881.0750 · Email: info@nicholasville.org
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