Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Archive | Street Department Updates

City Leaf Collection 2018

Everyone, Using two vacuum machines, Frankfort Street Department crews will begin this year’s leaf collection on Thursday November 8th in the southeast quadrant of the city (south side of Clinton Street to Kelley Road to the east side of Jackson Street). According to Street Superintendent Jason Forsythe, the smooth progress of Street crews’ collection service […]

Crews improving sidewalks on First Street; moving to Myrtle Avenue next week

Frankfort, Ind. – With approximately one more block to finish on First Street, crews will finish digging out sidewalks, pour concrete on First Street to South Street and then move on to Myrtle Avenue by next Tuesday and Wednesday of next week, Street Superintendent Jason Forsythe announced. “Weather permitting, crews will then work on the long […]

Gas line ruptured on Clay Street during sidewalk improvements

Frankfort, Ind. – Crews making sidewalk improvements on Clay Street accidentally ruptured a gas line near a main service line earlier this morning, causing the work to be halted while Vectren Gas and Frankfort firefighters address the situation. According to Street Superintendent Jason Forsythe, the specific area of activity is at the intersection of Brightwood Drive […]

City officials preparing for Fourth of July celebration

Public’s safety is number one priority Frankfort, Ind. – With Frankfort’s annual Fourth of July celebration planned in TPA Park, various roadways through the park will be closed to traffic to enhance park visitors’ safety, including North Park Drive (at the light post) closing at 7:00 p.m. next Wednesday night. Visitors are encouraged to use […]

Sidewalk improvements continue; crews working on Fairgrounds, Alhambra, Ann streets

Frankfort, Ind. – With concrete work complete on the sidewalks on White Street, crews are moving on to Fairgrounds Street, Alhambra Avenue and Ann Street to pour forms and concrete in those areas as part of the Safe Routes to Schools initiative. According to Street Superintendent Jason Forsythe, once crews are done on Ann Street, they […]

Boomer Street improvements update

Frankfort, Ind. – Crews will prepare and pave Boomer Street on Saturday, June 30, beginning at 7:30 a.m., weather permitting. In announcing the planned road work on Monday, Street Superintendent Jason Forsythe promised an update once the exact timing was known. “Preferably, if folks need to visit the Dollar General Store, we suggest they do […]

Recyclables to be collected on July 4 holiday

Frankfort, Ind. – Although Wednesday, July 4 is a City holiday, Frankfort Street Department crews will collect recyclables that day, the normally scheduled recycling collection day for the entire community. Recyclables may be picked up earlier than what they normally might be for some households, so to ensure they are collected, residents should have their […]

City auction June 30

Frankfort, Ind. – This year’s City auction will be Saturday, June 30 beginning at 10:00 a.m. at the Frankfort Street Department, 905 Burlington Avenue. People interested in what is available at the auction may preview items on Friday, June 29 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. and beginning at 8:00 a.m. June 30 prior to […]