Franklin County Engineer Facebook Feed

Franklin County Engineer

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 Engineer2 days ago
National Surveyors Week Trivia: Do you know what these three men have in common?
(Hint: Cornell Robertson is also a member of this distinguished group.)

#NationalSurveyorsWeek #FCEOSurvey #PS
Franklin County Engineer
Franklin County Engineer3 days ago
It’s National Surveyors Week!!! We will be celebrating surveyors all week! Let’s start at the beginning….What is surveying?
Franklin County Engineer
Franklin County Engineer3 days ago
Happy National Surveyors Week! This week we will be highlighting the profession as well as some of our own surveyors. #ProfessionalSurveyors #PS #FCEOSurvey
The National Society of Professional Surveyors, Inc. - NSPS
Franklin County Engineer
Franklin County Engineer5 days ago
Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) developed the Insight2050 Academy to help communities plan for future growth and development. Today, our staff collaborated with local organizations to assist leaders from the Village of Lockbourne, Ohio and Homeport develop strategies to grow their communities. #Insight2050 #PlanForGrowth
Franklin County Engineer
Franklin County Engineer1 week ago
We couldn't let the day pass without recognizing Pi (3.14159...). In our office, we celebrated the day with a silent pie auction and the proceeds benefitted the Mid-Ohio Food Bank.

Thanks to all the staff that participated in this great event! #OperationFeed #MidOhioFoodBank
Franklin County Engineer
Franklin County Engineer2 weeks ago
Representatives from our office presented at the Jefferson Township 2018 State of the Township meeting last night.

Franklin County Engineer's Office
(614) 525-3030

County Engineer

County Engineer


Cornell has served as the Franklin County Engineer since June 2017. He began his career at the engineer’s office in 1992 and has held positions in construction, design, and overall engineering management.

Mr. Robertson received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from The Ohio State University and is a registered Professional Engineer and Professional Surveyor in Ohio.

During his 25 year career at the engineer’s office, Cornell has worked on the following infrastructure projects: Lane Avenue Bridge over the Olentangy River, Broad Street Bridge over the Scioto River, Dublin Road from Fishinger Road to Hayden Run Road, Cleveland Avenue from Morse Road to Minerva Lake Road, and Alum Creek Drive at Groveport Road OHIO Interchange.

Cornell also helped update the Franklin County Subdivision Regulations, was on the County Access Management creation team, negotiated a new Labor Union Contract for our bargaining employees, and submitted and adhered to fiscally responsible budgets. Currently, Cornell serves on the Transportation Research Board (TRB) Roundabout Committee and represents the engineer’s office on Smart Columbus and other Connected & Autonomous Vehicle research teams.