Thursday, September 20, 2018

Archive | Street Department Updates

No trash collection Monday, January 21

Frankfort, IN – In accordance with Frankfort’s established policy of not collecting trash on City holidays, there will be no trash collection on Monday, January 21, Martin Luther King Day. According to Street Superintendent George Belmore, not having Street Department crews in on City holidays saves taxpayers money in employee wages and fuel consumption. Monday’s […]

Curbside recycling now using trash trucks for weekly collections

Switch allows for fewer runs to the drop-off site Frankfort, IN – In another efficiency step, Frankfort Street Department crews are kicking off the new year with a switch from pick-up trucks to trash trucks to collect residents’ Wednesday curbside recycling materials. According to Street Superintendent George Belmore, for more than 20 years, crews have […]

Motorists reminded of new four-way stop on North Maish Road at FMS entrance

New stop sign part of newly completed North Maish Road renovation Frankfort, IN – With students returning after the holiday break, Frankfort police are reminding motorists of the newly constructed four-way stop sign on North Maish Road at the entrance to Frankfort Middle School that is a part of the newly renovated road project. According […]

All weather-related travel advisories lifted for Frankfort

Frankfort, IN – Mayor Chris McBarnes is lifting all weather-related travel advisories for the City of Frankfort, effective at 9:00 a.m. this morning. “Drivers are urged to continue using caution due to some slick spots still on the roads in various places, but overall, the roads are clear. Special thanks go to the City’s dedicated […]

Emergency Management Team meeting tonight; residents asked to hold recyclables

Mayor Chris McBarnes and City department heads are meeting with Clinton County Emergency Management Director Darrell Sanders at 9:00 p.m. tonight in the Emergency Operations Center to discuss preparations for tomorrow’s forecasted winter storm. Any weather-related updates will be posted on this Web site as necessary. In the meantime, with the snow predicted to start early […]

No trash collection during Christmas and New Year’s holidays

Frankfort, IN – In accordance with Frankfort’s established policy of not collecting trash on City holidays, there will be no trash collection on Christmas Eve (Monday, December 24), Christmas Day (Tuesday, December 25), New Year’s Eve (Monday, December 31) and New Year’s Day (Tuesday, January 1, 2013). According to Parks and Streets Superintendent George Belmore, […]

Street Department employees brighten Christmas for area children

Frankfort, IN – 2012 marks the 23rd year Frankfort Street Department employee Wayne Webster and his co-workers will brighten the holiday season for children by taking them shopping with money collected from department employee contributions throughout the year. Saturday, December 15, five area children will shop with Street Department employees at the Frankfort Wal-Mart at […]

Curbside leaf collection ends Friday, December 14

Frankfort, IN – With the official start of winter just around the corner and the majority of leaves from Frankfort residents’ trees collected by Street Department crews, the last day of curbside leaf pile collection is Friday, December 14. According to Street Superintendent George Belmore, residents can always bring their leaves to the City’s compost […]