About Us

Frankfort Main Street has been recognized as a Nationally Accredited Community since 2005. In addition, Frankfort Main Street is a designated community – the most advanced level of membership in the state program. Frankfort Main Street has a healthy and diverse membership and Board of Directors:

Exec Director

Kim Stevens

Officers

President                             Vice President                                   Treasurer                                  Secretary

Joe Palmer                          Cindy Chambers                                Tom Crawford                        Cindy Swope

 

Main Street Board of Directors

Allyson Schutte – Remax                                                                Cindy Beebe – Clinton County YMCA

Cindy Chambers – Homemaker                                                 Cindy Swope – The Farmers Bank

Frank Harness – Karate USA                                                       Lizda Barajas-Haro – Lafayette Bank & Trust

Jason Forsythe – City of Frankfort                                          Joe Palmer – Frankfort City Councilman

John Virtue – Main Street Grille & Pepes                            Ben Hopkins – DSM

Sharon Bardonner – The Frankfort Times                           Susie Trees – retired educator

Tom Crawford – CPA                                                                       Jeff Chynoweth – Phillips Saw & Tool

Fred Myers – NHK                                                                            Mayor Chris McBarnes – Mayor of the City of Frankfort

Members

  • Circle Supply
  • Clinton County Chamber of Commerce
  • Ed & Suzi Pluhar
  • Edward Jones – Gary Wehr
  • Ellis Jewelers
  • Fontana Fastners
  • Frankfort Automotive Supply Corp
  • Frankfort Bottle Gas, Inc.
  • Frankfort Kiwanis Club
  • Frankfort Truck & Car Sales, Inc.
  • Fred & Mitzi Carter
  • Genda Funeral Home
  • Glover’s Ice Cream
  • Good Oil Company
  • Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc.
  • Greg Miller
  • Industrial Federal Credit Union
  • Ivy Tech Community College
  • Kramer Lumber
  • La Quinta Inns & Suites
  • McCollum TV & Electronics Supply, Inc.
  • Moore Title & Escrow
  • Morrison & Robbins Attorneys at Law
  • Ron & Cindy Chambers
  • Muck Creek Farms, LLC
  • Power, Little, Little & Little Attorneys at Law
  • Robison & Bergum Attorneys at Law
  • Rule Rentals LLC
  • Simple Thyme
  • Susan Kaspar State Farm Insurance
  • The Farmers Bank
  • Werner Rentals
  • Winski Brothers
  • Zachary Confections, Inc.

As a leading program in the state, Frankfort Main Street has received the following awards for the Indiana Main Street Program.

Public Private Partnership Awards

2007 – City of Frankfort – Washington St Project
2007 – War Memorial – Joe Root
1994 – Clinton County Jail – County Commissioners/City of Frankfort
1989 – City of Frankfort/Clinton County/Frankfort Main St

Business of the Year Awards

2011 & 2993 – Ellis Jewelers
2006 – Flavors Coffeehouse & Deli & This & That Gifts

Downtown Special Event Awards

2005 & 1995 – Frankfort Hot Dog Festival
1994 & 1990 – Christmas Open House

Staff Member of the Year Award

2011 & 2005 – Kim Stevens

Board Member of the Year Award

1995 Al Stuve
1993 Raymond Blakley
1988 Fred Carter

Indiana Main Street Board of the Year Award

2011 & 2010 – Frankfort Main Street, Inc.

Indiana Pioneer Award

2010 – Fred Carter

Downtown Public Relations Award (1992 & 1987)

Business Climate Improvements (1992 & 1987)

Creative Fund-Raising for Main Street Award (1991)

Historic Rehabilitation Project Award

1992 – Conkright Building
1989 – Frankfort Main Street

To find out more about Main Street Organizations please visit the following organizations:
Office of Community and Rural Affairs: Indiana Main Street
National Main Street Center