Road Department

Jon Mitchell, Superintendent

Stephen Hockensmith, Assistant Superintendent

100 Lewis Ferry Road
Frankfort, KY  40601

Monday – Friday
7:00 am – 3:30 pm

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

Amy Curtsinger, Administrative Assistant

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

2019 Leaf Collection Schedule

Click for more information about the Franklin County Road Department’s 2019 Leaf Collection Schedule.