Russell Springs, Kentucky

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Class (ending Dec. 31, 2014): 4
Class (effective Jan. 1, 2015): Home Rule
Status: Active
Incorporated: 1936-00-00
County: Russell
Area Development LCADD
County Seat No
Form Of Government: Mayor - Council
Type of Election (City Officials): Non-Partisan
City Waives Primary Election (City Officials): Yes

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Submitted By Marilyn Phelps
Robertson's Mill - Webbs Crossroads

Notes: Specific Date of Incorporation Unknown. Named in honor of Col. William Russell, Revolutionary War veteran.
Population Estimates:
1990: 2363
1991: 2404
1992: 2447
1993: 2497
1994: 2568
1995: 2602
1996: 2646
1997: 2674
1998: 2658
1999: 2659
2000: 2401
2001: 2414
2002: 2433
2003: 2464
*Compiled by the Ky. State Data Center. Population Estimates may change as city boundaries are adjusted.
City Links:
  ADD Website

County Links:
  Russell County PVA
Mayor 
Hollis DeHart
Meeting Times: 
2nd Thu 6:00pm CST
Office Hours: 
Mon-Fri 7:30am-4:00pm
U.S. Decennial Census (April 1):   2000: 2,399   1990: 2,363   1980: 1,831   1970: 1,641


Current Filings (KRS 81.045 to present date)
Date Filed Type Ordinance Map Status Notes
 2018-05-24  Population Estimate      U. S. Census Bureau Population Estimate as of July 1, 2017: 2,569
 2016-05-19  Population Estimate      U. S. Census Bureau Population Estimate as of July 1, 2015: 2,511
 2015-05-21  Population (2010)      Population Total per 2010 U.S. Decennial Census: 2,441
 2014-08-01  Declaration (TIFF) (PDF)  pursuant to HB 331 (2014)    Acknowledgment of Reclassification (Home Rule), Statement of Form of Government (Mayor-Council), Name of City, & Year of Incorporation
 2014-04-10  Reclassification  HB 398    Transferred from Fifth Class to Fourth Class effective July 15, 2014.
 2013-06-21  Annexation  13-06  MAPPABLE  Russell County Board of Education High School & Middle School Property: east side of US 127 (86.31 acres)
 2011-05-31  Annexation  11-02  MAPPABLE  U.S. 127 from Russell Springs city limits to Russell Springs Elementary School: 19.854a.
 2011-04-20  Annexation  11-03  MAPPABLE  Russell County Board of Education Tract: east side of U.S. 127 (49.193 acres)
 2009-09-21  Annexation  2009-08  MAPPABLE  intersection of US 127 & Old Dunnville Road: 128.736 acres
 2009-01-06  Restatement of Ordinances 2003-04 & 2004-10  2008-10  MAPPABLE  Corrects previously-filed ordinances by removing overlap with Jamestown. Acreage reduced to 386.216.
 2009-01-06  Repeal of Annexation Ordinance  2008-09  MAPPABLE  Repeals Annexation Ordinance 2007-21 relating to property referenced in Ordinance 2003-04.
 2008-01-14  Repeal of Annexation Ordinance  2007-29  MAPPABLE  Repeals Annexation Ordinance 2007-21 relating to property referenced in Ordinance 2003-04.
 2007-10-12  Restatement of Annexation No. 2007-24  2007-27 (aka Ord. 26, Mar. 13, 1981)  MAPPABLE  Commencing at Ky 80 & Owenstown Rd: 252.013 acres. (Tract included in KRS 81.045 filing.)
 2007-09-24  Replacement of Annexation Ordinance  2007-24  MAPPABLE  This tract on Ky 80 E & Cumberland Parkway was included in the city's KRS 81.045 filing.
 2007-07-19  Restatement of Annexation Nos. 2003-04 & 2004-10  2007-21 (aka Ord. 24 & Ord. 25)  MAPPABLE  Commencing at the intersection of US 127 & Cooper Road: 431.303 acres
 2007-07-19  Restatement of Annexation No. 2002-09  2007-20 (aka Ord. 22, Mar. 14, 2002)  MAPPABLE  Commencing at the intersection of Highway 80 & High Street: 32.467 acres.
 2007-07-19  Restatement of Annexation No. 2002-05  2007-19 (aka Ord. 21, Feb. 21, 2002)  MAPPABLE  Commencing at the intersection of Jamestown St. & Sullivan St.: 35.360 acres.
 2007-06-22  Restatement of Annexation  2007-17 (aka Ord. 20, Dec. 21, 2001)  MAPPABLE  Commencing at the intersection of US 127 & French Valley Rd.: 110.655 acres. (Industrial Park)
 2007-06-22  Restatement of Annexation  2007-16 (aka Ord. 19, May 24, 1984)  MAPPABLE  Commencing at the intersection of French Valley Rd. & US 127: 143.226 acres.
 2007-06-22  Restatement of Annexation  2007-15 (aka Ord. 18, June 11, 1977)  MAPPABLE  Commencing at the intersection of Highway 80 & Jamestown St.: 29.048 acres.
 2007-06-22  Restatement of Annexation  2007-14 (aka Ord. 16, Nov. 11, 1976)  MAPPABLE  Commencing at the intersection of US 127 & Highway 80: 72.344 acres.
 2007-06-22  Restatement of Annexation  2007-13 (aka Ord. 14, Apr. 11, 1974)  MAPPABLE  Commencing at the intersection of Highway 80 & Old Dunnville Rd.: 71.346 acres. (City Park)
 2007-05-15  Restatement of Annexation  2007-11 (aka Ord. 13, Sept. 23, 1969)  MAPPABLE  Commencing at the intersection of Gentry Mill Rd. & Woodland Dr.: 14.483 acres.
 2007-05-15  Restatement of Annexation  2007-10 (aka Ord. 12, Feb. 25, 1969)  MAPPABLE  Commencing at the intersection of Highway 619 & Jamestown St.: 647.563 acres.
 2007-05-15  Restatement of Annexation  2007-09 (aka Ord. 8B, Dec. 24, 1968)  MAPPABLE  Commencing at the intersection of Gentry Mill Rd. & Old Columbia Rd.: 111.517 acres.
 2007-05-15  Restatement of Annexation  2007-08 (aka Ord. 8A, Dec. 24, 1968)  MAPPABLE  Commencing at the intersection of US 127 & Baldett Rd.: 35.074 acres.
 2007-05-15  Restatement of Annexation  2007-07 (aka Ord. 6B, Aug. 11, 1964)  MAPPABLE  Commencing at the intersection of Highway 80 & Robertson Rd.: 39.972 acres.
 2007-04-18  Restatement of Annexation  2007-06 (aka Ord. 6A, Aug. 11, 1964)  MAPPABLE  Commencing at the intersection of Jamestown St. & Highway 619: 19.052 acres.
 2007-04-18  Restatement of Annexation  2007-05 (aka Ord. 4D, May 26, 1964)  MAPPABLE  Commencing at the intersection of Highway 80 & Robertson Rd.: 70.063 acres.
 2007-04-18  Restatement of Annexation  2007-04 (aka Ord. 4C, May 26, 1964)  MAPPABLE  Commencing at the intersection of Highway 80 & Old Sano Rd.: 73.840 acres.
 2007-04-18  Restatement of Annexation  2007-03 (aka Ord. 4B, May 26, 1964)  MAPPABLE  Commencing at the intersection of Hale Highway & westbound lane of Louie B. Nunn Pkway: 14.483 acres
 2007-04-18  Restatement of Annexation  2007-02 (aka Ord. 4A, May 26, 1964)  MAPPABLE  Commencing at the intersection of Jamestown St. & Sullivan St.: 113.779 acres.
 2006-11-27  Restatement of Annexation  2006-10 (aka Ord. 54, Feb 18, 1947)  MAPPABLE  a/k/a Ordinance #1. Commencing at the intersection of Highway 80 & Jamestown Street: 431.938 acres.
 2006-07-21  Notification of Resignation      Mayor
 2006-07-21  Notification of Vacancy & Appointment      City Commissioner & Mayor
 2006-06-23  Notification of Resignation      City Commissioner
 2004-12-14  Annexation  2004-10  MAPPABLE  North of Cooper Road: 253.20 acres
 2003-01-28  Annexation  00-07  MAPPABLE  Russell County Business Park: 36 acres
 1981-07-01  KRS 81.045 Filing    MAPPABLE