Welcome to the Town of Franklin. We invite you to explore our website for the latest information for residents, businesses, and visitors. Information is updated on a regular basis with announcements and other events happening in and around Franklin. Town hall meeting agendas & minutes, town sign & zoning ordinances, GIS mapping and other useful information can also be found here.
Mayor's WelcomeMessage from Mayor Bob Scott
Thank you for visiting the Town of Franklin online. The purpose of this site is to keep the citizens, businesses and visitors of Franklin informed with a wide variety of information. Franklin is a slice of small town America that is rich in culture and history. Yet, we embrace the future with a business friendly community and work to provide amenities that help our Town grow. If you’re visiting discover all that Franklin has to offer.
about franklin, ncDiscover Us!
The Town of Franklin is located in the mountains of Western North Carolina and is surrounded by beautiful streams & waterfalls and offers a wealth of things to do. Enjoy our many festivals and events. Our Downtown Merchants offer great shopping and services. Discover the breathtaking views around Franklin on one of the many hiking trails. You'll also discover plenty of fishing, hunting, rafting, kayaking and more outdoor adventures!
NEW PARKING PATTERNParallel Parking Test Underway
For a 90 day period, beginning Monday, March 26, 2018, the Town of Franklin will begin testing parallel parking along Main Street. Signage has been posted for the new parking pattern.
Angled parking will be along the left side of Main Street with parallel parking from Town Hall to Town Square. To learn more click the link below. There is also a Parallel Parking Survey to get your input.
PLEASE NOTE: In order to access online bill pay you will need your new account number and last amount paid. Surcharges apply.
Save time or a trip to Town Hall by utilizing this new online bill pay service. Simply follow this link or choose the quick link at the bottom of the page to be redirected to a secure page where you can pay your water bill online. Please note a new window will open.
As a service to our citizens and business community, the Town of Franklin posts notices of official public hearings held by Town Board of Aldermen and Town boards and authorities. Information is also posted on bids being accepted by the Town of Franklin and other notices for our community's input and participation. You'll find a complete listing of the latest Public Notices and additional information here.