Street Department

5:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m. M-F


FAX (270)797-2221

Provides once a week garbage collection to approximately 1,200 households, maintains and repairs city streets, cleans storm sewers and drainage systems.

Provides brush, junk and leaf pick ups, mows city property, right-of-ways and city parks and installs street signage.

Dawson Springs City Park

Parkwood Drive (off of Highway 62E)

The City Park offers a full range of summer activities (some have nominal charges)

Swimming Pool with Sprayground,   (270)797-9900)

Open Memorial Day – Labor Day, (hours very through season)

Swimming Lessons

Scheduled Pool Parties, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

Walking Trail, 1,467 feet

Four ball fields, tennis court, basketball court

Two small shelters, 1 large Pavilion

Playground equipment

Shelters and Pavilion must be reserved by calling the City Clerk’s Office at 797-2781.

Riverside Park

Highway 62 West

Riverside Park is the reconstruction of a turn-of-the-century ballpark that was home to the Pittsburgh Pirates spring training camp from 1915-1917.  The stadium’s unique all-wooden construction and scenic location provide the perfect setting for serious baseball fans.

The Park also features the best concession stand in western Kentucky, the “Hardball Café”.

Cable Franchise – Time Warner Communications

Contact:  Customer Service (270)797-5061

Electric Franchise – LG&E – Kentucky Utilities

Contact:  1-800-981-0600 Residential & 24 HR Emergency

                1-800-383-5582 Business

Natural Gas Franchise – Atmos Energy

Contact:  Customer Service 1-888-954-4321

Telephone / Internet Service – AT&T

Contact:  Customer Service 1-888-757-6500 Residential

                                                1-866-620-6000 Business

Dawson Springs Branch Library


Sunday and Monday.


Tuesday – Friday 10:00-5:3

Saturday 12:00-3:00

WiFi is available during opening hours.

101 West Ramsey Street


FAX (270)797-8990