The Franklin County Buildings & Grounds Division of the Maintenance Department is responsible for the upkeep of all County buildings including the Old Courthouse, the New Courthouse, Central Maintenance Facility and Building Maintenance Facility.
The Franklin County Carpentry Shop provides carpentry related work and general building upkeep for all County departments. It also coordinates plans, schedules and projects with other divisions of maintenance.
The Franklin County Public Building Equipment Maintenance Division of the Maintenance Department provides managerial and supervisory work in planning, organizing, directing, coordinating and evaluating the services and activities related to air conditioning, heating, plumbing, electrical and refrigeration. It is also responsible for ensuring appropriate preventive maintenance for all County buildings.
The Franklin County Landscaping Division of the Maintenance Department is responsible for the upkeep of County-owned trees, shrubs, flowers and turf. It plans and implements landscaping at new County facilities as well as repairs and restores landscaping at the older facilities.
Doug Buttram - Director
Deborah Robbins - Administrative Support Specialist II
Current Bid Opportunities
Franklin County is currently requesting proposals for Landscaping Services which include grass cutting, monthly spraying, annual seeding, and aerating, fertilizing, trimming, mulching and other landscaping needs to our county facilities. The County has approximately 41 different locations which include the County's 12 Solid Waste Convenient Sites. Bid specifications may be obtained by contacting the Franklin County Maintenance Department at 919-496-6155. Sealed bids should be submitted to the Franklin County Manager's Office located at 113 Market Street, Louisburg, NC 27549 before 10:00 am on June 12, 2017 at which time they will be publicly opened in the Franklin County Commissioner's meeting room.
Contract copies can be picked up at the Franklin County Maintenance Facility at 8148 Highway 56 West, Louisburg, NC 27549.
On May 9, 2017, the Maintenance Director, Doug Buttram will be available for any questions and clarifications concerning the Landscaping contract, facilities and maintenance expectations.
For further details on bids, please contact (919)-496-6155 to proceed with the bidding process.