Vacant Structures & Lots

Update your Vacant Lot Status - Use this reporting form to report whether a properties status of occupied or vacant has changed.


Is the vacant lot next door overgrown and filled with garbage?  Does the Metro-owned property need mowing and cleaning? Contact Metro311 at (502) 574-5000 or 311 and give a detailed description and approximate location/address. Metro311 is open 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday - Friday.  

Vacant Lots - Statistics

  • The city mows and cleans about 790 Metro-owned properties annually.
  • On average, about 1,500 private properties are mowed, cleaned or boarded by official order per year.
  • On average, about 1,200 vacant houses and apartments are boarded each year.  

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