Office Staff

Assistant Engineer, E.I.T.
Clint Cochran
740-397-1590
clintcochran@co.knox.oh.us

Road Superintendent
Curtis Osborne
curtisosborne@co.knox.oh.us

Bridge Superintendent
Jeff Durbin
jeffdurbin@co.knox.oh.us

Project Manager
Tim Tyson
timtyson@co.knox.oh.us

Fiscal Officer
Chester Woods
chesterwoods@co.knox.oh.us

Payroll Clerk
Christine Williams
chriswilliams@co.knox.oh.us

Emergency Calls
Please note that when you call the Knox County Engineer’s Office or Highway Department after our normal hours of operation you may get an automated phone recording. If it is a non-emergency, you may leave a message that will be returned the next business day. If it is an emergency, we recommend you call the Knox County Sheriff’s Office at 740-397-3333 and a dispatcher will contact the appropriate personnel.

City of Mount Vernon Streets Department
City Streets, Questions and Concerns
740-393-9501
City Engineer
Zoning and Building Codes
740-393-9528
Ohio Department of Transportation
Driveway Permits
Ditch enclosures
Utility permits or sign permits on State routes
Road closures or detours on State routes
 740-392-3066
Township Zoning
Access/Driveway Permit on township roads
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Township Trustees
Questions or Concerns of township roads
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Knox County Regional Planning
Lot Splits
Flood plain Maps
Zoning questions, subdivision regulations
 740-393-6718
Knox County Soil and Water Conservation
Conservation Practices
Storm water regulations/permit
Pond Management
 740-393-6724
Knox County Commissioners
Landfill hours
Petition to vacate township and county roads
 740-393-6703
Website
Knox County Prosecutor
Legal questions concerning county townships/roads
Vacation of public roads
Contract language/legal documents
Bidding procedures
740-393-6720

Knox County Engineer

Cameron Keaton, P.E., P.S. (Bio)

keaton webCameron Keaton was sworn into office as Knox County Engineer May 13, 2016. He was appointed to fulfill the remaining term of Jim Henry who resigned May 5, 2016.
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