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Tis the season of getting in the holiday spirit! No matter what you celebrate (Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Festivus) we want to see how you celebrate with the Fort Thomas Holiday House Decorating Contest! We want to showcase the best decorated homes in the city this...

City of Fort Thomas
City of Fort Thomas2 weeks ago

Please visit the City's website at www.ftthomas.org for an updated flyer from Team Kentucky regarding Covid 19.
Stay safe everyone!

City of Fort Thomas
City of Fort Thomas2 weeks ago

Please see the city's website for important Covid updates from the NKY Health Department. www.ftthomas.org

City of Fort Thomas
City of Fort Thomas2 weeks ago

The City of Fort Thomas is seeking a Christmas tree for the Inverness intersection. The tree should be approximately 20 to 25 feet tall. Our Public Works crews will remove the tree and stump, add any dirt needed and seed and straw. If you have...


Please refrain from walking in the area of Alexander Circle/V.A. Homes.  This is a construction site and is dangerous to walkers.  We appreciate your cooperation in this matter.

Sanitation District No. 1 and Northern KY. Water District will be replacing the sanitary and storm sewers on Waterworks Road.  Please note that there will be road closures and delays over the next year to 18 months.  We are sorry for any inconvenience that this may cause.

City Council and Board Meetings

Board of Council:   2020 Council Meeting Schedule

This City Council Zoom meeting will live stream on the Fort Thomas YouTube Channel.

Planning Commission, Meets the third Wednesday of every month at 6:30 pm

Board of Adjustment, Meets the fourth Tuesday of every month at 6:00 pm

Tree Commission, Meets the second Tuesday of every month at 6:00 pm

Design Review Board, Meets the fourth Thursday of every month at 6:00 pm

Renaissance Board, Meets the fourth Monday of each month at 5:30 pm (The board does not meet in September or December)

 NEW – Guide to Coronavirus Paid Leave Programs
NEW – Coronavirus Emergency Loans Small Business Guide
NEW – Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) Program Guide
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Small Business Owners Guide to the CARES Act
Paycheck Protection FAQs for Small Businesses
Fort Thomas License Payment Deferrals

Message from Duke Energy

SBA Disaster Loan Assistance – Kentucky Declaration Details

Fort Thomas Business Owners Disaster Assistance Information

Public Notice

As we continue to provide the best possible public safety, protection of our employees and maintaining of city services during the threat of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are instituting necessary changes to our service delivery.

Effective immediately and until further notice the City of Fort Thomas has closed all public buildings to public access. There are secured drop boxes available at the City Building, 130 N Ft Thomas Ave. for all city business. A Recreation Department drop box remains at the Armory Building located at 950 S Ft Thomas Ave.

Closed facilities include the City Building, Armory/Gymnasium, Museum, and Mess Hall/Community Center.

The City staff will be providing services during this period without direct contact from the public. You are encouraged to make contact with City staff via email, fax or phone or use of a drop box location.  A staff directory is available below.  The main office line is (859) 441-1055.

All public meetings/hearings and scheduled city sponsored events shall be postponed until further notice. This includes Planning Commission, Board of Adjustment, Design Review Board, Tree Commission, Renaissance Board, & Code Enforcement Board. The Street Resurfacing public hearing on March 24th will be rescheduled.

All recreation leagues scheduled in the Armory are postponed.  Easter Egg hunt on April 4th and Earth Day celebration on April 26th are cancelled.

We will continue to provide all services at this time under these restrictions. Based on the fluid nature of this situation, further changes may be necessary. We will update postings on website, facebook page, at the city building and through other media outlets.

All emergency operations are in full operation at this time. Rumpke is still maintaining regular waste collection schedules.

We thank you all for your patience and understanding through this critical period.

Mayor Eric Haas

Employee Directory

Ron Dill, City Administrator:  rdill@ftthomas.org
Melissa Beckett, City Clerk:  mbeckett@ftthomas.org
Joe Ewald, Finance Director:  jewald@ftthomas.org
Nancy Robisch, Finance Clerk:  nrobisch@ftthomas.org
Rhonda Corbin, Finance Clerk:  rcorbin@ftthomas.org
Kevin Barbian, Building Inspector:  kbarbian@ftthomas.org
Julie Rice, General Services Department:  jrice@ftthomas.org
Debbie Buckley, Renaissance Director:  dbuckley@ftthomas.org

Police Department
859-441-6562:  Office Line
859-292-3622:  Dispatch
Casey Kilgore, Police Chief:  ckilgore@fthomas.org
Debbie Lucas, Police Secretary:  dlucas@ftthomas.org

Fire Department
859-441-8393:  Office Line
859-292-3622:  Dispatch
Mark Bailey, Fire Chief:  mbailey@ftthomas.org
Elaine Henderson, Fire Secretary:  ehenderson@ftthomas.org

859-781-1700:  Office Line
859-816-4637:  Office Cell Phone
Kat Disney, Recreation Coordinator:  kdisney@ftthomas.org

2019/2020 Fiscal Year Budget

2020 Spring/Summer Newsletter

Employment Opportunities

 Residents can pick up a “Welcome to Fort Thomas” packet at the city building.  Email Melissa Beckett at mbeckett@ftthomas.org to have a packet mailed.

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Individual employee email addresses are located within each department’s section of this website.

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