City of Frankfort

Capital of Kentucky

Public Works

The Public Works office of the City of Frankfort is located in the Municipal Building at 315 West Second Street. This office supervises the operation of four divisions Solid Waste/Sanitation, Stormwater, Street, and Transit. This department is also responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of the Municipal Building.

The Public Works Department oversees drainage and engineering issues within the city limits. Development plans are reviewed by this office to insure adequate drainage, roadway sight distance, traffic control, parking, etc. Permits are issued for drive approaches, street cuts, grading, and other types of work performed on city streets or in right-of-ways.

The Public Works Department is in charge of the Sidewalk Program. The City of Frankfort has taken over maintenance of the entire sidewalk in the public Right of Way. The Public Works Department is inventorying the areas that require repair and is systematically performing the required maintenance as part of the Pavement Replacement/Repair Plan. Any questions regarding sidewalks or to report hazardous sidewalks contact the Public Works Department (502) 352-2088 Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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