City of Frankfort

Capital of Kentucky

Public Announcements

Small Business Adminstration

Posted by on Fri, 05/29/2015 - 1:40pm

The U.S. Small Business Administration reminds businesses of all sizes, private nonprofit organizations, homeowners, and renters in Kentucky of the deadline to submit disaster loan applications for damages caused by severe storms, tornadoes, flooding, landslides and mudslides on April 2-17, 2015. The deadline to apply for a physical damage disaster loan is June 30, 2015.
The disaster declaration covers the counties of Bath, Bourbon, Carter, Elliott, Franklin, Jefferson, Lawrence, Madison, Rowan and Scott in Kentucky which are eligible for both Physical and Economic Injury Disaster Loans from the SBA.
To be considered for all forms of disaster assistance, applicants should register with FEMA online at...

FEMA Disaster Center - April Flooding Event

Posted by on Thu, 05/14/2015 - 1:21pm

FEMA has open a disaster center for Individual Assistance for the April Flooding Event.  The center is located at 101 University Drive (Kentucky State University Exum Center) in Frankfort.

NOAA Innundation Flood Map Information

Posted by on Thu, 03/05/2015 - 4:36pm

Click this Link for NOAA Innundation Flood Map Information

Attention: City of Frankfort Residents

Posted by Thomas Bradley on Fri, 02/27/2015 - 9:32am


Solid Waste Department Announcement: 

The City of Frankfort’s Solid Waste Department appreciates everyone’s patience during the recent winter weather.  Please be advised that all “Pay As You Throw” Ordinances will apply to trash and recycle pickups effective 3/2/15. 

Please contact the City of Frankfort Solid Waste Department at (502) 875-8527 or Public Works at (502) 352-2088 with any questions. 



Suspending garbage and recycling collection

Posted by on Wed, 02/18/2015 - 1:23pm

News Release –

Frankfort, Kentucky – February 18, 2015 – Due to record snowfall, extreme temperatures and the temporary closing of the Benson Valley Landfill the Frankfort Division of Solid Waste will be suspending garbage and recycling collection for the week of Tuesday, February 16 through Friday, February 20, 2015.  Currently plans are to resume pickup on Tuesday, February 24, 2015.  Both weeks’ garbage and recycling will be picked up during those runs on regularly scheduled days.  City overflow bags will not be required.

Tom Russell
Emergency Management Director
Frankfort/Franklin County
Office  -  502-352-2065
Cell  -  502-682-7721

Travel Restrictions

Posted by on Tue, 02/17/2015 - 3:11pm

Frankfort/Franklin Co. Office of Emergency Management & E-911 have declared a LOCAL STATE OF EMERGENCY in response to the snow storm event.  Please click here for more information.

No Trash Pickup

Posted by on Mon, 02/16/2015 - 1:30pm

There will be no trash pickup on Tuesday, February 17th due to imclement weather. There will be a double pickup on Wednesday, February 18th weather permitting


Board of Commissioners 2015-2016 Goals

Posted by on Fri, 02/06/2015 - 3:38pm

2015 Commission Goals


























NMI = Need More Information


Further enhance the beauty and cleanliness of the downtown retail district by makinga greater effort...

The New Downtown Parking Violation Fees Are Being Enforced

Posted by Jeff Abrams on Wed, 01/21/2015 - 3:13pm

For more information please see the new ordinance under Latest News at the bottom of the page. Questions contact the Police Department at 875-8523.

City approvals suspended until all taxes, fees, liens, fines are paid

Posted by Gary Muller on Wed, 11/26/2014 - 11:54am

PUBLIC NOTICE -  In accordance with the recently adopted ordinance #22, 2014 series, (adopted November 24, 2014) A property owner of any property within the city limits that has delinquent taxes, fees, fines, or liens shall be required to pay such in full for all properties within the City limits, prior to the city issueing any license, permit, sewer connections, building or electric inspections, board requests, occupancy, rental inspections, or any other action requiring City approval. 



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