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No Frankfort recycling collection on Fourth of July

Frankfort, IN – In accordance with Frankfort’s established policy of not collecting trash or recycling on City holidays, there will be no recyclables collected on Wednesday, July 4. According to Parks and Streets Superintendent George Belmore, not having Street Department crews in on City holidays saves taxpayers money in employee wages and fuel consumption. “Residents […]

Snapshot of 25 major successes McBarnes administration’s first 100 days

Neighborhood Revitalization Complete Streets Program Operation Spring Clean Up Neighbors Helping Neighbors Program first major infrastructure investment – new sidewalks leading to Suncrest Elementary North Maish Road improvement project “war” declared on alleyways Safer Seniors Program applied for Urban Waters Management Plan grant applied for Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) grant Economic Development […]

Frankfort Police awarded drug detection and dangerous driving grants

As a result of receiving two grants recently – one local and one federal – Frankfort police have monetary resources to focus on drug detection and reducing dangerous driving. With a $3,430 grant from the Clinton County Drug and Alcohol Coalition, three Frankfort patrol officers participated in a highly specialized and dynamic Criminal Interdiction training […]

Frankfort residents encouraged to sign up for Property Watch Program

Extra police patrols offered while homeowners are away FRANKFORT, IN – Residents inside the City of Frankfort’s corporate limits are encouraged to take advantage of the Police Department’s free Property Watch Program to benefit from extra police patrols of their properties while homeowners are away. According to Police Chief Troy Bacon, residents simply need to […]

Clinton County issues mandatory burn ban

Frankfort, IN – Clinton County Commissioners at their meeting yesterday issued an extension of Ordinance 99-8, a countywide burn ban in effect immediately until further notice prohibiting fireworks, campfires or other fires for cooking and heat, burning of trash and vegetation, burning candles, flares, torches, and any other incendiary devices. According to Frankfort Fire Chief […]

Danner awarded Indiana DAV Officer of the Year

Danner awarded Indiana Disabled American Veterans Association Officer of the Year

Officer Josh Danner displays his Indiana Disabled American Veterans Association Officer of the Year award plaque next to his father, retired Frankfort Police Officer Jeff Danner and his mother, Tammy Danner. Frankfort, IN – In recognition of an Indiana law enforcement officer who goes above and beyond the normal call of duty, Frankfort Police Officer […]

2011 Pool Statistics

Pool statistics from 2011 show a total of 9,187 people used the pool last summer with an average number of 148 people each day. The largest crowd in one day was 365 on July 2, 2011 when the high temperature was 96 degrees. Over the course of the summer, 2,792 people 18 years and older […]