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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.
Franklin County Engineer
Franklin County Engineer6 days ago
Ed Herrick recently gave a presentation about Underwater Bridge Inspections to a group at the 2018 CEAO Winter conference. Ed is just one of our many staff members available to speak at your event. To request a speaker, please contact us at: http://www.franklincountyengineer.org/contact-5/
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Franklin County Engineer7 days ago
Meet Pat Shipley, our Building Maintenance Superintendent. He plays an integral role in our facility construction and upgrades. Sadly, Pat will be retiring at the end of the year but before we say farewell, we wanted to say THANK YOU for over 31 years of service! #WorkerWednesday
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Tis’ the season of giving! The employees at our office spread holiday cheer by sponsoring 40 children through the Franklin County Children Services Holiday Wish Program. Thank you to our generous staff for giving this holiday season! #HolidayWiish
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Franklin County Engineer2 weeks ago
ROAD OPEN

Amity Road between Feder Road and W. Broad Street is now open to traffic.
Franklin County Engineer
Franklin County Engineer2 weeks ago
ROAD CLOSURE

Amity Road from Feder Road to West Broad Street will be closed today for a rail repair starting at 9:00 am and is scheduled to reopen at 3:00 pm.

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.