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Honoring Reverend Billy Graham: flags at half-staff March 2

At the direction of President Donald Trump, Governor Eric Holcomb is directing flags across the state to be flown at half-staff to honor Reverend Billy Graham from sunrise to sunset on the day of his funeral, Friday, March 2, 2018. Governor Holcomb also asks businesses and residents across the state to lower their flags to half-staff […]

Mayoral message: Funding the Vision – enhanced quality of place through green spaces

The following is the fourth in a series of messages from Mayor Chris McBarnes regarding the administration’s vision for addressing opportunities and challenges on the community’s horizon. Frankfort must build and expand a comprehensive amenity infrastructure. This type of infrastructure means spaces which celebrate the performing arts, safe trails for exercise enthusiasts, fun and interactive […]

Plastic bottle caps collected for children at Mooseheart

Frankfort, Ind. – Frankfort Street Department crews, Moose Lodge #7 members, the women of the Moose Lodge and Werner & Son, Inc. have teamed up to collect plastic bottle caps that will be turned into benches for children at Mooseheart, a residential childcare facility just west of Chicago. According to Street Superintendent Jason Forsythe, crews have […]

McBarnes to present 2018 State of the City March 1

Event to be broadcasted from FHS  Frankfort, Ind. – Working in tandem with radio and TV class students to broadcast it, Mayor Chris McBarnes will present the 2018 State of City from Frankfort High School’s new broadcast studio on Thursday, March 1 at 12:30 p.m. to highlight Frankfort’s progress and share details of plans for the […]

Board of Public Works and Safety Meeting Agenda – Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Regular meeting, Board of Public Works and Safety, Council Chambers, 301 East Clinton Street, Frankfort, IN 46041, Wednesday, February 28, 2018, 2:00 p.m.  1. Call Meeting to Order 2. Pledge of Allegiance 3. Minutes 4. Public Comments 5. Department Reports Police Department Updates Fire Department Updates Street Department Updates Building Inspector Department Updates Park Human Resources […]

Common Council Meeting Agenda – Monday, February 26, 2018

Regular Meeting, Common Council, Council Chambers, 301 East Clinton Street, Frankfort, IN 46041, Monday, February 26, 2018, 7:00 p.m. 1. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE 2. ROLL CALL 3. MINUTES 4. PUBLIC COMMENTS 5. ORDINANCE 18-01:   (As Revised February 12, 2018)  Third Reading AN ORDINANCE REGULATING PANHANDLING 6. OLD BUSINESS 7. NEW BUSINESS 8. ADJOURNMENT

Frankfort Police step up overdose response and investigations to arrest dealers

Frankfort, Ind. – Starting in March, Frankfort police officers will investigate all non-fatal and fatal overdoses as crime scenes in an increased effort to identify and build strong criminals cases against dealers. According to Police Chief Troy Bacon, “Working with our narcotics and criminal investigators and the Clinton County Prosecutor’s Office, we have developed an overdose […]

Mayoral message: Funding the Vision – enhancing public safety with a new police station

The following is the third in a series of messages from Mayor Chris McBarnes regarding the administration’s vision for addressing opportunities and challenges on the community’s horizon. Frankfort Moving Forward: Funding the Vision: Enhanced public safety with a new police station  After daily reflection and prayer, I believe Frankfort’s future comes down to two options: […]

Recreation, Park, Tourism Sciences expert to speak at 2018 Leadership Summit

Event theme: How Green Spaces, Parks and Recreation Impact Communities Frankfort, Ind. – More than 75 community, government, education and business leaders from the City of Frankfort and Clinton County have been invited to meet Wednesday, March 7 for Mayor Chris McBarnes’ eighth City-County Leadership Summit, with this year’s focus on the vital impact green […]