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Thursday, April 2, 2015

Archive | Street Department Updates

Trash to be collected on Good Friday

Frankfort, Ind. – Although Good Friday is a City holiday, Frankfort Street Department crews will collect trash on Friday, April 3, the normally scheduled collection day for residents living in the northeast section of the City. Trash may be picked up earlier than what it normally might be for some households, so to ensure trash […]

Street Superintendent job opening – resume deadline March 13

STREET DEPARTMENT SUPERINTENDENT The City of Frankfort, Indiana is seeking an individual to oversee the city’s street department. This individual will be responsible for the administrative and supervisory functions of the operation. The Superintendent will also be responsible for planning, organizing and implementing the department’s goals and objectives as well as ensuring the department is […]

Belmore to become full time parks superintendent

McBarnes administration to begin search for street superintendent Frankfort, Ind. – Having served as interim parks superintendent for the past four months in addition to his existing position as street superintendent, George Belmore will officially take the reins of the Frankfort Parks Department on a full time basis once a new street superintendent is hired. […]

‘Doing a little is doing a lot': Frankfort’s environment cleaner and greener

Frankfort, Ind. – Thanks to a dedicated partnership between environmentally-conscious Frankfort residents and hard working Street Department crews, 575 tons of recycled materials were collected in 2014, averaging 11 tons per week or 1,150,475 pounds of paper, cardboard, glass, aluminum, metal and plastic kept out of the Clinton County landfill. According to Street Superintendent George […]

Recycling collected Christmas Eve; no trash collection Christmas Day; double trash pickup December 26

Same schedule will play out for New Year’s holidays  Frankfort, Ind. – Street Department crews will collect recycling citywide on Christmas Eve, Wednesday, December 24, but there will be no trash collection on Christmas Day, Thursday, December 25, with double pickup on Friday, December 26. Residents who normally have their trash picked up on Thursdays […]

Leaf collection program ends December 12

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 12. Through December 12, residents can continue putting leaf piles at their curbs with crews using two vacuum trucks to collect leaves based […]

SR 28 to close for CSX RR crossing repairs

Thanks to our community’s advocacy for the much needed repairs of the CSX Railroad crossing, the long-awaited work is about to start! While we originally were told it would be a partial closure, Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) officials notified us today they are closing State Road 28 at the railroad tracks beginning tomorrow (Tuesday) […]

No trash collection Thanksgiving Day

Frankfort, Ind. – Trash will not be collected on Thanksgiving Day, November 27. Residents who normally have their trash picked up on Thursdays (southeast quadrant) will have it collected on Friday, November 28, along with those whose trash is regularly collected on Fridays (northeast quadrant). While Friday, November 28 is a City holiday, trash will […]