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Franklin County Road Department

Randy Thompson, Superintendent
100 Lewis Ferry Road
Frankfort, KY  40601

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

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


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 (must be in bags - 50 lb maximum)

The most popular service provided is chipping tree limbs.  If you trim your trees, pull them to the edge of the road; we will chip the east side of town on Thursday and the west side of town on Friday, per call in basis. 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


Last Updated 2/6/2014
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