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Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Archive | Street Department Updates

Dorner building facade to be removed February 3

Washington Street to close Wednesday until further notice Frankfort, Ind. – With the Dorner building façade removal scheduled for Wednesday, February 3, Washington Street from Jackson Street to Sycamore Street will be closed until further notice out of an abundance of caution for the public’s safety. According to Street Superintendent Jason Forsythe, vehicles off Washington […]

8:30 a.m. January 16: Frankfort at Yellow Hazardous Travel Advisory

Effective at 8:30 a.m. today, Saturday, January 16, the City of Frankfort is at a Yellow Hazardous Travel Advisory, meaning there are no restrictions on travel, but drivers are encouraged to use extra caution on the slick roads. Our dedicated Street Department crews are out on Frankfort roads working to keep our streets as clear […]

Trash to be collected on MLK holiday

Frankfort, Ind. – Although Martin Luther King Day is a City holiday, Frankfort Street Department crews will collect trash on Monday, January 18, the normally scheduled collection day for residents living in the southwest section of the City. Trash may be picked up earlier than what it normally might be for some households, so to […]

Frankfort at a Yellow Hazardous Travel Advisory

Effective at 11:00 a.m. today, Tuesday, January 12, the City of Frankfort is at a Yellow Hazardous Travel Advisory, meaning there are no restrictions on travel, but drivers are encouraged to use extra caution on the slick, snowy roads. Our dedicated Street Department crews are out on Frankfort roads working to keep our streets as […]

2016 City holiday schedule announced

Frankfort, Ind. – The following City holiday schedule recently was approved by the Board of Public Works, with this schedule also being available on the City’s Web site: www.frankfort-in.gov under News on the Home page and under the Departments and Services and the Board of Public Works sections. Unlike in years past where the trash […]

Double trash pick up Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve; no collection December 25, January 1

Frankfort, Ind. – December 16, 2015 – Although they are City holidays, Street Department crews will do a double trash pick up on Christmas Eve, Thursday, December 24 and New Year’s Eve, Thursday, December 31 for residents living in the southeast and northeast sections of the City. There will be no trash collection on Christmas […]

2015 leaf collection program ends December 11

Frankfort, Ind. – With the official start of winter just around the corner this month, Frankfort Street Department crews will wrap up their leaf collection program for the year on Friday, December 11. Through December 11 residents can continue putting leaf piles at their curbs with crews using two vacuum trucks to collect leaves. As has […]

Street Department crews salting main roads, intersections; use extra caution when driving

With snow falling and the National Weather Service issuing a Winter Weather Advisory until 7:00 p.m. tonight (Saturday), nine Street Department crews are at work salting main roads and intersections throughout the City. There is NO travel advisory. But as the day wears on and evening arrives, motorists should be aware that roads may become […]