Take it to the cleaners

Town Plaza Cleaners a landmark for dirty laundry in Yukon

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Alexandria Wagner of Yukon, counter clerk and seamstress, left, and Maria Avila, presser, has been working for 15 years at Town Plaza Cleaners, 310 Elm Ave. (Photo by Robert Medley)

By Robert Medley

Managing Editor

The Town Plaza Cleaners has a place for your dirty laundry.

Since 1964 they have been keeping clothes spiffy and customers happy in Yukon.

There are police officer’s uniforms, county sheriff’s deputies uniforms and many other garments laundered at the cleaners, and workers keep busy inside. Alexandria Wagner of Yukon, a counter clerk and seamstress, worked along side Maria Avila, who presses clothes. Avila has worked for 15 years for owner Brandon Hogard.

Town Plaza Cleaners has been in Yukon since 1964.

At 310 Elm Ave. in Yukon, owner Brandon Hogard handles the heavy loads and more. Hogard has owned the Elm Avenue location since 2001 There is also a location at 1545 S. Morgan Road In 2005. Town Plaza opened in the same location in 1964.

Uniforms and other garments hang at the Town Plaza Cleaners in Yukon. (Photo by Robert Medley)

Hogard said business is better this year than last year.

“COVID-19 has really hit us hard and it seems to be hitting again,” Hogard said.

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Fresh, crispy clean clothes go home with the customer. Shirts and pants are laundered and ironed at Town Plaza Cleaners.

Rafaela Morales is a presser at Town Plaza Cleaners in Yukon. (Photo by Robert Medley)

Town Plaza Cleaners is open Mondays through Fridays from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. and on Saturdays until noon.

The reach Town Plaza Cleaners at 310 Elm call (405) 354-3489. The location at 1545 S. Morgan Road is 405-577-2512.

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