The West Frankfort City Council is expected to approve an ordinance establishing an enterprise zone within the city at tonight’s meeting.
This enterprise zone will be included in the Franklin County Enterprise Zone that will encompass portions of the city of West Frankfort, the city of Benton and the village of West City.
The council will then approve a resolution abating property tax in the Franklin County I-57 Enterprise Zone.
Council members are also set to give their approval to accept bids for demolition of abandoned properties and discuss with possible action a request for a four-way stop at the corner of North Douglas and West St. Louis streets.
The council is expected to give approval on a resolution for the C.A.R.E. Association to sponsor the Fantasy of Lights Parade on Tuesday, Nov. 20 at 6 p.m. and approval to block off traffic on Short Street between Main and Oak streets on Tuesday, Nov. 20 from 3 to 10 p.m. to prepare for the parade.
Tonight’s meeting starts at 6:00pm at City Hall. You’re invited.
(Story credit to Barry Wright of WQRL)