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Archive | Street Department Updates

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 […]

Residents reminded of ten-day mowing process

City officials address high grass and weeds to ensure quality neighborhoods Frankfort, Ind. – With summer in full swing, Frankfort’s Building Services team want to remind residents of the City’s mowing enforcement process that kicks in once grass reaches seven inches high and ask for everyone’s cooperation to help ensure quality neighborhoods are maintained. According to […]

Safe Routes to Schools initiative set to launch

Children’s safety is top priority Frankfort, Ind. – With a focus on children’s safety, the Safe Routes to Schools grant project, an initiative to improve 36,000 square feet of sidewalks in Frankfort near Suncrest, Green Meadows and Blue Ridge elementary schools is set to get underway in June. The construction cost for the project is $673,996, […]

Street Department crews begin alley work

Frankfort, Ind. – Beginning today, Street Department crews will work on alleys in the southwest quadrant of the City, performing grading, dragging and rolling work to improve alley surfaces, Street Superintendent Jason Forsythe announced. “We’ve received several calls asking about plans for alley improvements. Unless an emergency develops, we have a very systematic process where we […]

Operation Spring Clean Up April 30 – May 5

Clean up activities restructured for efficiency Frankfort, Ind. – This year’s Operation Spring Clean Up will be restructured to maximize residents’ volunteer involvement and achieve effective clean up activities in Frankfort’s parks. According to Parks Superintendent Travis Sheets, decreased attendance each night in the past few years led him to restructure how clean up activities […]