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As a local public works agency headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, the Franklin County Engineer's Office is responsible for the maintenance and construction of 271 miles of county roadway and 351 county bridges, as well as upkeep of all county ditches, drains, retention basins, and other storm water facilities within the right-of-way of county roads in unincorporated areas. To meet the continuing development and infrastructure needs of Franklin County, the Engineer's Office utilizes the latest technologies for determining and maintaining roadway centerlines and boundaries; retracing and setting new monuments for original public land surveys; preparing geographic information system mapping for real estate tax assessments; and establishing precise countywide horizontal and vertical control to maintain uniformity in construction, surveying, and mapping.
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Franklin County Engineer1 day ago
Today is #EarthDay! As we celebrate, please don’t forget about the many species we share our environment with that are facing extinction. Remember to be kind to OUR planet and its creatures. It's up to us! #ProtectOurSpecies
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Today, we held our first blood drive of 2019 to benefit the American Red Cross. Thank you to our employees for helping save lives! Will you bleed for the throne? Join the fight by going to https://www.redcross.org/ and signing up to donate blood. #ForTheThrone
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Franklin County Engineer5 days ago
The Columbus Dispatch's Marc Kovac joined our East Maintenance Crew as they removed litter and debris from the roadway. He chatted with the crew to discuss the benefits of litter removal to the community and our equipment. Check out the story in tomorrow's edition of the paper.
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Franklin County Engineer5 days ago
Several members of our staff attended the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) 2019 State of the Region luncheon. Former U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx gave an inspiring keynote address focusing on transportation policy and affordable mobility options. We are honored to be a MORPC partner! #SOTR2019
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Franklin County Engineer6 days ago
Thanks to Rep. Troy Balderson for speaking at the legislative transportation luncheon. It was beneficial to hear his priorities for the T&I Committee and receive an update on infrastructure related issues. He also gave Engineer Robertson a birthday, shout out. #RoadsAndBridges

Franklin County Engineer's Office
970 DUBLIN ROAD
COLUMBUS, OHIO 43215
(614) 525-3030
fracoeng@franklincountyengineer.org
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About Us

For more than 200 years, we at Franklin County Engineer’s Office have prided ourselves in ensuring Franklin County maintained roadways are able to be traveled safely and efficiently year round. We take every aspect of our job seriously, whether it is the removal of roadway debris or bridge and highway design. We have more than 175 engineering, maintenance and administrative personnel working together to provide safe routes throughout Franklin County. We partner with other counties, local municipalities, townships and private entities to support and participate in regional transportation initiatives. Our rich history and commitment to providing safe transportation routes encourages innovation while “Maintaining a tradition of excellence”.

175

Employees

357

Bridges

185

Culverts

275

Miles of County Roadway

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Our Roads and Bridges

Today, the Franklin County Engineer's Office is responsible for the maintenance and construction of 271 miles of county roadway. Improvements to county roads range from resurfacing, reconstruction and widening projects to Highway Maintenance Department operations.

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Surveying and Land Record

To meet the continuing development and infrastructure needs of Franklin County, the Engineer's office utilizes the latest technologies for surveying, tax map maintenance, and land record keeping.

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Storm Water Management

In addition to our transportation and land record keeping duties, the County Engineer’s Office works to control flooding, prevent erosion, and promote better water quality within the public right-of-way along county roads in township areas.