122 Electric Avenue
Southgate, KY 41071
Monday through Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Friday closed on Friday from 12:30 to 1:30
If accommodations due to disability, or any other reasonable reason, are necessary to accomodate attendance at the councilmeetings of the City of Southgate, please contact the City Clerk's Office at 859-441-0075. Should a reasonable request for accommodations be received, then arrangements will be made.
With two staff members, vacations and other events require that we close the office periodically during the lunch hour. You may wish to call to confirm that the office is open before stopping at the City Building Office during lunch hours. Thank you.
The City of Southgate is located in Campbell County KY. Incorporated in 1907, Southgate is primarily residential and is known as the "City of Friendly Homes". It is unique in that it is located two miles from downtown Cincinnati, while maintaining its "small town charm". Approximately 4,000 residents live in Southgate. Evergreen Cemetery (approximately 300 acres) founded in 1840s can be found near the junction of I-471 and Rt 27.
The City of Southgate executed a new contract for waste collection and recycling with Rumpke beginning July 1, 2016. Waste and recycling pickup day will continue to be Tuesday. A 65-gallon recycling and a 95 gallon waste container (toter) will be delivered to all residents. If you would like to request a smaller toter, please contact the City Clerk's office 859-441-0075 by August 1. A Rumpke flyer was mailed to all Southgate residents regarding new service. Large items may be placed at curb weekly (call Rumpke 24 hours in advance 877-786-7537). Mattresses, sofas and similar items should be wrapped in plastic.
The speed limit on city streets is 20 mph unless otherwise marked. Some streets are marked at 15 mph. Please drive safely and obey all traffic control devices.
Come visit the Little Free Library next to the City building and Firehouse on Electric Ave. The park bench and Library was donated by the No KY Association of Realtors. The Library may be used by everyone! Take a book or leave a book. This Library encourages everyone to read and to exchange books. Stop by and check it out!
|Fall Leaf pick up |
Monday November 7, 7:30 AM -
Fall Leaf Pick up will be collected as needed. This schedule is determined by the weather. Please rake your leaves between sidewalk and curb. Do not put leaves in the street as they will cause problems with the storm water drains. Leaf pick up will be done through Dec. 16th.
|Unpaid City Taxes Delinquent December 1, 2016 |
Thursday December 1, 8:00 AM -
Penalty of ten percent and interest at 12 percent per annum are applied to unpaid tax bills on December 1. Call City Clerk for payout amount 441-0075.
|Council Meetings |
Wednesday December 7, 6:30 PM -
City Council meetings are held on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month at the City Building, 122 Electric Ave and begin at 6:30 p.m). If you are mobility impaired and wish to attend a council meeting, please notify the City Clerk @ 441-0075 or email@example.com
|Christmas Decoration Contest |
Thursday December 15, 6:00 PM -
The Southgate Park & Tree Board will be judging Christmas lights/decor on Dec. 15th. Please have your lights on by 6:00 pm. Winners will be announced at the Southgate Community Christmas Party. This is hosted by the Southgate Fire Dept. on Dec. 18th at 2:00 at the Community Center. Prizes will be given to the first place winners in several categories.