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Former Senator Richard Lugar to speak at April 14 Leadership Summit

McBarnes’ fourth City-County gathering includes 70 community leaders Frankfort, IN – Seventy community, government and education leaders from the City of Frankfort and Clinton County will meet on Monday, April 14 for Mayor Chris McBarnes’ fourth Leadership Summit, with this year’s event featuring former U.S. Senator Richard Lugar. “A key piece of our Communications cornerstone, […]

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Frankfort awarded $2.5 million in federal road funds for Washington Avenue

Reconstruction will positively impact economic development, community walkability Frankfort, IN – The City of Frankfort will receive $2,565,568 in Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Road funds for the first phase of reconstruction of Washington Avenue. FHWA funds, administered through the Indiana Department of Transportation, may be used to fund up to 80% of the first phase […]

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Mayor’s Night Out at Ivy Tech-Frankfort March 20

Frankfort, IN – Mayor Chris McBarnes invites the community to join him and his department heads at Mayor’s Night Out on Thursday, March 20 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. in Kaspar Hall Room 126 in the Ivy Tech building at the corner of Clinton and Jackson Streets. “Our first Mayor’s Night Out event of this […]

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DST begins 2 a.m. Sunday: set clocks ahead one hour

A friendly reminder: daylight savings time begins tomorrow (Sunday) morning at 2:00 a.m., so set your clocks ahead (spring forward) one hour before going to bed tonight.

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McBarnes receives Ivy Tech’s Distinguished Community Ambassador Award

Ivy Tech Community College Presents Awards at Student Day at the Statehouse INDIANAPOLIS – On Tuesday, March 4, 2014, 450 Ivy Tech Community College students from each of Ivy Tech’s 14 regions convened in Indianapolis to participate in the annual Ivy Tech Community College Day at the Statehouse event. Two awards were presented at this […]

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Ticket deadline extended for Pacers-Frankfort Community Night

Frankfort, IN – The deadline to purchase tickets for the March 17 Pacers-Frankfort Community Night has been extended until Monday, March 10 or until seats are gone. Discount tickets are available for $13.20 per person (ages two and under are free) and can be purchased by visiting: pacersgroups.com/frankfort and using the password “frankfort.” According to […]

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ConAgra Foods investing in Frankfort

New distribution facility to bring more than 200 jobs to Frankfort Frankfort, IN – Calling it the most significant economic development news in decades, Frankfort and Clinton County officials announced today ConAgra Foods’ plans to build a 1.6 million square foot facility on a 288-acre site in Frankfort employing more than 200 workers from a […]

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Most Jumps 2014 to benefit area charities, showcase community

Frankfort, IN – The Frankfort/Clinton County Airport will be the site of Most Jumps 2014 September 5-6, when Skydive Indianapolis, the Frankfort/Clinton County Airport Authority, City of Frankfort and Clinton County host five-time Guinness World Record holder and military hero Jay Stokes as he attempts 700 skydive jumps in 24 hours to benefit three local […]

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City remains at Level 3; roads pre-treated with salt

The City of Frankfort remains at a Level 3 (we never left it since the last weather event), so while there are no travel restrictions, everyone is urged to use extra care and caution while driving. Snow, freezing rain and sleet currently are in our forecast with snow scheduled to end around 8 p.m. tonight. […]

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Pacers-Frankfort Community Night set for March 17

Wear your Frankfort blue and Irish green! Frankfort, IN – Frankfort residents are invited to attend the Pacers-Frankfort Community Night Monday, March 17 when the Pacers take on the Philadelphia 76ers at 7:00 p.m. Discount tickets are available in the upper balcony area for $13.20 per person (ages two and under are free) and can […]

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