Memorial Day Collection Schedule

During the week of May 29, 2023, Jessamine County and the City of Nicholasville residential trash and recycling collections will be pushed back one day from your normal schedule (Monday will be collected on Tuesday, Tuesday will be collected on Wednesday, etc.) Thank you for your patience as we close for Memorial Day to honor those who served. For more information contact Central Kentucky Hauling at (859) 305-1073 or visit the CKY Hauling Website.


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PreSchool & Kindergarten Registration for 2023-2024

Preschool & Kindergarten Registration begins Monday, May 1, 2023. The first step is picking up a Registration Packet prior to the registration date at the Jessamine Early Learning Village, 851 Wilmore Road in Nicholasville. Get your free student goody bags while supplies last. Read the complete instructions here.

Kentucky Wine & Vine Fest, June 17, 2023 

Sip, savor and browse the booths of Kentucky wineries from across the state as you enjoy the Kentucky Wine & Vine Fest from 12 noon until 7 p.m. on Saturday, June 17 at the Jessamine County Fairgrounds.  Kentucky Arts & Crafts Vendors, Food Vendors, the Run for the Merlot and inflatables for the kids.  Tickets for wine lovers are $25 each buy here, or at the door.  There is a $5 admission fee to enter the event, kids 5 and under are free. More at kywinefest.com.

Where do my Property Taxes Go?

Your annual Property Taxes are an important source of income for Jessamine County Fiscal Court and are used to fund services such as education, emergency, roads, parks, recreation, health and library. This 2022 Property Tax Chart shows the breakdown of how funds are distributed throughout the county.

Your New Career with Jessamine County

Explore the employment possibilities for your new career with Jessamine County Fiscal Court. See Current Listings and Application and list of Benefits! Opportunities can also be found posted on our Jessamine County Facebook Page. Jessamine County Fiscal Court is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.


Jessamine Creek Gorge Preserve Reservations 

Jessamine Creek Gorge is a Preserve owned and operated by the Jessamine County Fiscal Court. The 268 acre tract is recognized as one of the most important sites for conservation within the Kentucky River Palisades, and provides habitat for federally and state listed, threatened and endangered species. In recent years, the Preserve has seen a tremendous increase in visitors. Due to the environmental significance of the Preserve and in an effort to protect this valuable resource, a reservation policy has been instituted. Please make your reservations here.


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Board Appointments and Meeting Schedules

Jessamine County Code of Ordinances


Large Animal Composting & Livestock Removal

Effective September 1, 2020, Large Animal Composting of KY (LACKY) in Casey County will handle removal of dead livestock in Jessamine County. This is a free service to ensure proper disposal of dead animals to protect water quality and community health. Owner Brent Woodrum asks livestock owners/producers to call or text as soon as the animal goes down day or night. Includes horses, cattle, sheep, hogs, goats, and other agricultural animals. Phone (859) 397-1078. More information.

Kentucky Transportation Projects in Jessamine County


Visit the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet website to see the local Jessamine County Projects. You can view the plans and get updates on roads and transportation projects in District 7.



Tax and Revenue Update

Do you operate a business in Jessamine County? Check the Business Licensing page for the latest information. If you are operating a motor court, motel, hotel, inn, bed & breakfast, or similar business, be advised of the Transient Room Tax. For more information see the Transient Room Tax Information Page. Other questions about occupational and business taxes may be directed to the Tax Administrator’s Office.

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