Frankfort Awarded $2.2 Million for South Maish Road

In July of 2012, Frankfort Mayor Chris McBarnes announded that with an additional award of $2,262,517 in Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Group III funds, the City of Frankfort secured the funding necessary to make South Maish Road the community’s first Complete Streets project… Construction on the South Maish Road project from 200 feet south of […]

Red Ribbon Week

1600 students at BlueRidge Primary, Green Meadows Intermediate and Suncrest Elementary participated in Red Ribbon Week activities provided by Healthy Communities Coalition and their schools. Students in grades k-2 created tobacco free banners for their schools hall for each grade level as they learned about the dangers of using tobacco products. They were able to […]

The Great American Smokeout

The Great American Smokeout on Thursday, November 17th will include a Cold Turkey challenge. If a person pledges to give up smoking for 24 hours and throws away his current pack of cigarettes the downtown Frankfort restaurants are providing FREE cold turkey sandwichs. Restaurants participating are: Main Street Pub & Eatery, Arni’s on the Square, and […]

Safe Routes to School Takes Off!

In November of 2011, through the efforts of the Healthy Communities of Clinton County Coalition, the Community Schools of Frankfort received an award of $74,168 to begin a plan of creating safe routes to the three elementary schools in Frankfort. 2012 promises to be an exciting year for these schools as the funds are used […]