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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's Office
(614) 525-3030

Highway Maintenance

Highway Maintenance Department


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The Highway Maintenance Department provides for the safe and efficient operation of 260 miles of county roadway. It is the largest department within the Franklin County Engineer’s Office, and works from two regional facilities and the 970 Dublin Road Headquarters. Their duties include pavement and berm repair, drain tile installation, roadside mowing, landscaping, and litter control. During the winter months, “Snow Fighter” crews work around the clock to clear nearly 800 lane miles of roads and streets, and supply road salt to 23 communities and public agencies. They also install snow fence and administer the corn stalk program to prevent snow drifts. For additional information, please contact Jason Glick.