Welcome to Fort Wright, Kentucky


Welcome to the City of Fort Wright's website! 

Named after Civil War hero Horatio Gouverneur Wright and situated on a hillside in Northern Kentucky with scenic views of Cincinnati, Ohio, Fort Wright has ready access to urban amenities while retaining suburban charm and warmth. Please consider this my personal invitation to visit our City any time to experience all that we have to offer, I'm certain that you'll find that Fort Wright is a wonderful place to live, work and play!

If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions, please feel free to contact any of our staff, or you can reach me by leaving a message at the City Offices at 859-331-1700 or by e-mailing me at dhatter@fortwright.com.

Thank you for visiting our web site and stop back regularly for all the latest news about our fine community.

Dave Hatter, Mayor


Vision Statement


Fort Wright is a community where people want to live, raise their families; and where citizens can live their lives with access to the services they need and want; where businesses want to locate; where people want to work.

Fort Wright is a community that provides professionally trained police, fire and emergency medical services.

Fort Wright is a community that provides and professionally maintains a sound and comprehensive public infrastructure which includes streets, storm sewers, curbs, gutters and sidewalks; and promotes the same of other public utility providers to enhance residents' quality of life.

Fort Wright is a community that actively pursues the appropriate use of land within its boundaries.

Fort Wright is a community that encourages and promotes input and active participation of its citizenry, both residential and business.

Fort Wright is a community that recognizes its history and tradition and works to cultivate and promote it regionally.

Fort Wright is a community that is professionally managed and fiscally responsible in providing this quality of life.


" Guardian Angel" by: Greg Wyatt






Kenton County - Twin Towers - 9/11 Memorial

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
VonLehman & Co.coming to Fort Wright
VonLehman & Co. plans to relocate its headquarters to Fort Wright
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

Monday, May 30, 2016
Memorial Day Service
Wednesday, June 01, 2016
City Council Meeting
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Caucus Meeting