Road Department

Jon Mitchell, Superintendent
jmitchell@franklincountyky.com

Stephen Hockensmith, Assistant Superintendent

shockensmith@franklincountyky.com

100 Lewis Ferry Road
Frankfort, KY  40601

Hours:
Monday - Friday
7:00 am - 3:30 pm

(502) 875-8760 Phone
(502) 875-8766 Fax

Email:
Amy Curtsinger, Administrative Assistant
acurtsinger@franklincountyky.com

Mailing Address:
PO Box 280
Frankfort, KY 40602

General Information

The Franklin County Road Department has 16 employees who are responsible for approximately 200 miles of roads.

Services consist of the following:

  • Drainage (culverts, ditching, curb & guttering)
  • Bridges
  • Road Surface (paving & potholes)
  • Mowing (rights-of-ways)
  • Signage
  • Trees (on rights-of-ways)
  • Snow Removal
  • Roadside trash
  • Guardrail
  • Leaves in the fall

A popular service provided is the chipping tree limbs.  This service is provided on a call-in basis for the east side of the county on Thursdays and west side on Fridays.  Trimmings must be pulled to the edge of the road. Please call (502) 875-8760 to schedule a pickup. (Note: does not include contractors)

County roads have names only, whereas State roads have highway numbers and names. Please direct questions regarding state maintained roads to:

State Highway Department
(502) 564-6998 Phone

COUNTY TO PICK UP CHRISTMAS TREES
 
The Franklin County Fiscal Court will provide roadside Christmas tree collection service beginning January 3, 2017.  To schedule pickup, call the Franklin County Road Department at 875-8760.  County residents should have their Christmas tree by the road with the tinsel removed.