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TPA Park exercise path ribbon cutting set for July 16

Frankfort, IN – In providing another healthy lifestyle amenity for the Frankfort community, City officials will join project volunteers for a ribbon cutting ceremony Wednesday, July 16 at 5:00 p.m. to celebrate the opening of the TPA Park exercise path at the corner of Green Street and Burlington Avenue. According to Park Superintendent Ron Gant, […]

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City officials preparing for July 4 celebration

Kyger Street to be closed to traffic Friday evening for pedestrian safety Frankfort, IN – In preparation for Friday’s July 4 celebration in TPA Park, Kyger Street from Prairie Street to the east end of the bridge will be closed to traffic Friday evening from 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. for pedestrians’ safety. Frankfort Fire, […]

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Dorner’s Park basketball court ribbon cutting June 30

Mark your calendars and join us this Monday, June 30 at 6 p.m. courtside at Dorner’s Park at 858 South Clay Street for a ribbon cutting of the renovated court. Join Mayor Chris McBarnes, Parks Superintendent Ron Gant, Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame member and former Frankfort High School Principal and Basketball Coach John Milholland […]

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TPA Park Pool to open Tuesday, June 10

Frankfort’s TPA Pool will open Tuesday, June 10 (weather permitting) for the summer season with the cost per person per day of $3 and children two years and younger free. The pool will be open seven-days-a-week from 11:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m., staffed with trained lifeguards. A single season pass is $40 and a family […]

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Free horticulture class May 12

The public is invited to attend a free horticulture class on container gardening taught by Parks Department Supervisor Joel Tatum on Monday, May 12 at 2:00 p.m. in the greenhouse located behind the Parks office in TPA Park.

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Third annual Operation Spring Clean Up May 5-9

Volunteers and donations needed Frankfort, IN – Volunteers and monetary donations are needed for Frankfort’s 2014 Operation Spring Clean Up set for May 5 – 9 with clean up activities planned each evening that week from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. in the City’s six parks, and downtown. Individuals, families, schools, businesses, churches and service organizations […]

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T-shirt sales net $525 for petting zoo

Thanks to the ongoing partnership of the City of Frankfort, the Athletic Annex and caring Frankfort residents who want to show their civic pride, sales from I (heart) Frankfort apparel netted $525 for the TPA Park petting zoo in 2013. T-shirts, sweatshirts and baseball caps are available for purchase, ranging from $13 – $28, with […]

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TPA Pool to close August 8; FREE day to celebrate a great season

There’s still time to enjoy one of Frankfort’s recreational gems – the TPA Pool – before it closes for the summer season Thursday, August 8 at 6:30 p.m. To thank the community for making this summer a great season at the pool, everyone is invited to swim free of charge that day. With the pool […]

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Update from EMS Shift Supervisor Casey Samson regarding TPA Pool incident

The following is a brief update from Clinton County EMS Shift Supervisor Casey Samson regarding the incident at Frankfort’s TPA Pool on Saturday: The young girl has been released from the hospital and is doing very well at home with her family. For privacy reasons, her name is not being released. The family expressed their […]

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Parks Superintendent Ron Gant’s statement regarding July 13 incident at TPA Pool

At approximately 1:55 p.m. today, TPA Pool lifeguards discovered an eight-year-old female Frankfort resident unresponsive face up in the shallow part of the pool. Within 15 seconds of the lifeguards’ discovery, Parks’ staff cleared the pool of all swimmers and called Clinton County paramedics while lifeguards removed the girl from the water. Lifeguards stabilized her […]

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