Elected Officials

Fort Wright has a Mayor-Council form of government, elected in non-partisan elections. Six (6) Councilmembers are elected every two years and the Mayor is elected every four years. We are situated in the 63rd Kentucky State House District, the 23rd Kentucky State Senate Districts and the 4th United States Congressional District. Additionally, we have two United States Senators.

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Mayor
Dave Hatter
Dave Hatter Email
 
  Dave Hatter Linkedin  
  Mayor: 2015 - Present  
  Council: 1998 - 2014  
     
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Council Member
Dave Abeln
Council Member
Joe Averdick
Council Member
Adam Feinauer
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Council: 2012 - Present Council: 2007 - Present Council: 2001 - Present
  Council: 1992 - 1997

 

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Council Member
Mike Hoerlein
Council Member
Scott Wall
Council Member
Bernie Wessels
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Council: 2015 - Present Council: 2007 - Present Council: 2008 - Present

 

Former Mayors of Fort Wright

 

Council Committees

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT   COMMUNITY PRESERVATION
Council Member Dave Abeln   Council Member Adam Feinauer
Council Member Bernie Wessels   Council Member Scott Wall
City Administrator Ed Butler   City Administrator Ed Butler
     
    FINANCE
    Council Member Joe Averdick
    Council Member Mike Hoerlein
    Mayor Dave Hatter
    City Administrator Ed Butler
     
     
     
     
     

Boards

Board of Adjustments

   Mr. Gene Weber - Chair
   Mr. Harry Geimeier
   Mr. Tom Litzler
   Mr. Joe Nienaber, Sr.
   Mr. Jeffrey Wolnitzek
   

Ethics Board

   Mr. Donald Russell
   Mr. Don Martin 
   Mr. Joe Nienaber, Jr.
   

 

Park and Recreation Committee

 

Barb Hellmann
  Jessica Nienaber
   

James A. Ramage Civil War Museum Board

  Ms. Kathleen Romero
  Ms. Linda Hornsby
  Mr. Granville Griffith
  Mr. Jason Hutchinson
  Ms. Jeannine Kreinbrink
  Mr. Richard McCormick
  Mr. Bernie O' Bryan
   
  Mr. Lawrence Schell - Board Member Emeritus
  Dr. James A. Ramage - Board Member Emeritus

 

Fort Wright Organization Chart

 

Organization Chart

 

 

Calendar Of Events
City Council Meetings
City Council Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of each month at 6:00 P.M.
Caucus Meetings are held on the third Wednesday of each month at 6:00 PM
The City of Fort Wright Tranparency Portal
In an effort to provide financial information that is more timely, clear and transparent, The City of Fort Wright is very pleased to present our Financial Transparency Portal. We have partnered with OpenGov, a leader in this space, to provide a new web-based financial transparency and analysis tool that dynamically presents the city's revenues and expenses from historical trends to line item level details. Click below to learn more about OpenGov!
2014-2015 Financial Audit
Click below for a Copy of the City of Fort Wright's 2014-2015 Audit

409 Kyles Lane, Fort Wright, KY 41011
Tel: 859-331-1700
Fax: 859-331-0454

Wednesday, August 03, 2016
City Council Meeting
Wednesday, August 17, 2016
Caucus Meeting
Saturday, August 20, 2016
Battery Hooper Days