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The Wayne County Fiscal Court


The Fiscal Court is comprised of four (4) magistrates elected to a four (4) year term by district.  The Judge/Executive presides over the Fiscal Court.  The Judge/Executive is elected by large to a four (4) year term.

The Fiscal Court meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month at the County Courthouse, 55 North Main Street, Suite 102, Monticello, Kentucky 42633 at 6:00 p.m.  All fiscal court meetings are open to the public.

A basic source for the powers and duties of the fiscal court is KRS 67.080.  Under this statute the fiscal court is permitted to appropriate county funds for lawful purposes, buy and sell county property, supervise the fiscal affairs of the county and county officers, maintain accurate fiscal records and exercise all other corporate powers of the county.  Further, the fiscal court may investigate all activities of county government and establish appointive offices and define their duties.  

The fiscal court is also required to provide for the construction, operation and maintenance of county buildings, roads and other property and for the incarceration of persons arrested in the county.  Additionally, the fiscal court is directed to adopt an administrative code for the county.


The Wayne County Fiscal Court pays association dues to the following organizations:

County Executives of America

Cumberland Green Lakes RC&D Council

Emergency Medical Service Educators of Kentucky

Kentuckians for Better Transportation

Kentucky Association of Counties

Kentucky County Judge/Exective Assocation

Kentucky Emergency Management Association

Kentucky Magistrates and Commissioners Association

Lake Cumberland Area Development District

Monticello/Wayne County Chamber of Commerce

National Association of Counties

Solid Waste Coordinators of Kentucky

Wayne County Interagency Council

Open Record Request

Anyone wishing to view public records are welcome to do so during regular business hours. 

Most records request are met immediately, but if the records are in storage you may be asked to fill out a form requesting the records.  All written request are met within three (3) business days.


Court Minutes

Last Updated 5/22/2014
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