Engineering Services

The Engineering Division manages the design and construction of all the Public Works capital projects, including:

  • Bridge replacements
  • Road widening
  • Bicycle/Pedestrian Facilities
  • Handicap Ramps
  • Roadway paving
The Engineering Division through its engineering staff and team of inspectors closely examine and review, both streets and roads for proper safety and design. 

     See a list of the current projects, such as road and bridge construction, click here


Americans with Disabilities Act Transition Plan within the Public Right-of-Way

Draft document is available for review below. Please send comments to:

    ADA Coordinator Louisville Metro Government

    Dirk L. Gowin

    Public Works and Assets

    444 S. 5th Street, Suite 400

    Louisville, KY 40202

    Phone: (502) 574-5925

    Fax: (502) 574-4129   

     ADA Transition Plan within the Public Right-of-Way
     Appendix A - Ramp Inspection Forms
     Appendix B - Prioritization of Corrective Actions; Central Business District
     Appendix C - Prioritization of Corrective Actions; Tier 1 & 2

     Appendix D - Upgrade of Pedestrian Signals

Bike and Pedestrian Information

    Bike Louisville    Step Up, Louisville!
Bike Master Plan   Pedestrian Master Plan
Bike Parking


Metro Government Standard Drawings

      Click here to see available standard drawings


System Development Charge Area Maps

       Traffic Zones (2.3MB)


Contact Engineering
Use the online form (click here) to submit your question or concern. Please specify "Engineering" in your message. Alternatively, you can reach us by phone at 502-574-5810.

How to Report Problems?
Contact MetroCALL at 502.574.5000 or 311 and give a detailed description and approximate location/address.  MetroCall is open 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Or use MetroCall's online reporting tool.

Click here to see a list of Current Projects
Click here to see a list of current projects around the Metro area

Topographic Map 
Example of a topographic map used in project design

Click to download brochure
(856kb PDF file)