Elected Officials

Fort Wright is a fourth-class city (based on population) with 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 & 64th Kentucky State House Districts, the 23rd Kentucky State Senate Districts and the 4th United States Congressional District. Additionally, we have two United States Senators.

Joseph Nienaber, Jr.
 abeln_dave_smallphoto.jpg Joe Averdick Adam Feinauer
Council Member
Dave Abeln
Council Member
Joe Averdick
Council Member
Adam Feinauer
 Dave Hatter Scott Wall Bernie Wessels
Council Member
Dave Hatter
Council Member
Scott Wall
Council Member
Bernie Wessels


Former Mayors of Fort Wright



Board of Adjustments

   Mr. Tom Litzler - Chair
   Mr. Carl Stamm
   Mr. Gene Weber
   Mr. Harry Geimeier
   Mr. Jeffrey Wolnitzek

Ethics Board

   Mr. San Juan Romero
   Ms. Gabrielle Summe
   Mr. Donald Russell

Vision Committee

   Mr. Tom Jacober - Chair
   Ms. Ann Flood
   Ms. Margie Witt
   Mr. Gary Huff - Staff
   Mr. Tom Litzler
   Mr. Chuck McHale
   Mr. Joe Michels
   Mr. Roger Schroder

Fort Wright Nature Center Planning Board

   Mr. Tom Hampel
   Ms. Nancy Hampel

James A. Ramage Civil War Museum Board

  Mr. Alvin Bartlett III
  Mr. Bernie O' Bryan
  Mr. Granville Griffith
  Ms. Linda Hornsby
  Mr. Jason Hutchinson
  Ms. Jeannine Kreinbrink
  Dr. James A. Ramage - Board Member Emeritus
  Ms. Kathleen Romero
  Mr. Lawrence Schell
  Ms. Arden Steffen


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
Ordinance 14-14
Ordinance regarding hunting of deer in Fort Wright
2012-2013 Financial Audit
Click below for a Copy of the City of Fort Wright's 2012-2013 Audit

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

Saturday, December 20, 2014
South Hills Civic Club Reserved
Sunday, December 21, 2014
South Hills Civic Club Reserved
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
South Hills Civic Club Reserved