Frankfort Works To Remake Roads, Lawmakers As It Seeks Investment

Oct 14, 2014

The bumps in the road are real, but they're also procedural for Mayor Chris McBarnes.
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The city of Frankfort is undergoing a construction binge of sorts. A ConAgra factory bigger than the Indianapolis convention center is being built, complete with its own access road from State Road 28.

But that state highway is a problem, as are the various railroad tracks that crisscross the city. WBAA’s Stan Jastrzebski recently took a trip around Frankfort with Mayor Chris McBarnes, who says there are places in his city that make him “embarrassed.”