The City of Covington Public Works Department is responsible for the maintenance of public infrastructure systems. It provides a range of grounds maintenance services that includes grass mowing, litter control, alley cleaning and street sweeping. The department also offers repair and preventative maintenance services for city-owned vehicles and equipment. In addition, the City of Covington Public Works Department installs and maintains traffic lights, street signs and parking meters. Its streets division is responsible for pothole repair, snow removal and the maintenance of storm water drains and catch basins. The department also provides solid waste collection and building maintenance services. It additionally, operates radio-dispatched animal control trucks and assists the city s police department in pickup services for injured and vicious animals. The department is located in Covington, Ky.