Franklin, NC Public NoticesIncorporated 1855
Request for Proposal
Comprehensive Land Use Plan Development and Implementation for the Town of Franklin, North Carolina
The Town of Franklin is soliciting proposals from land use planning consultants (“vendor”) with demonstrated qualifications and experience to work with Town officials, review existing land use regulations, gather public input, evaluate current infrastructure, service levels and capacity for growth, and develop a final recommended Comprehensive Land Use Plan (the “Plan”) for the Town.
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Draft Noise Ordinance
Read the draft of Town Ordinance No. 2017-015 to ammend the Town Code to define, regulate, restrict, and prohibit unreasonably loud, disturing or frightening noises.
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Town of Franklin Tourism Development Authority Vacancies
Notice is hereby given that the Town of Franklin is now accepting applications for two (2) vacancies on the Tourism Development Authority Board. The two (2) vacancies are for a business directly involved with the collection of rental property occupancy tax. Applications can be picked up at the Town Hall office located at 95 East Main Street, Franklin NC 28734. » Download Application (PDF)
Amendment of Town of Franklin Charter
Let it be known that at a duly called special meeting held on May 15, 2017, the Board of Aldermen for the Town of Franklin adopted an ordinance pursuant to G.S. §§ 160A-101 and -102 to amend the Town Charter, changing the style of the governing board for the municipal corporation from “Board of Aldermen” to “Town Council”. Pursuant to G.S. 160A-106, the adoption of the ordinance is deemed to conform all Charter provisions to the said amendment. The word “Aldermen” and any of its derivatives shall be replaced with the term “Council Member.” All members of the Board will now be referred to as Council Member or Members.
Town of Franklin
Town Planning Board/Board of Adjustment Vacancies
The Town of Franklin is currently seeking to fill two vacancies on the Town Planning Board/Board of Adjustment. The Town is looking for a town resident and an alternate ETJ resident to serve as a representative on this board that serves on both the Planning board and the Board of Adjustment. The Board of Adjustment meets the 2nd Monday of every month at 4:00 p.m. and the Planning Board meets the 3rd Monday of every month at 4:00 p.m. The meetings are held in the Town Hall Board Room. A time commitment of approximately 2 hours a month is necessary. A resume and current address is required. For more information or to express an interest in serving on the board, please contact Town Planner, Justin Setser at (828) 524-2516.
Reserving Town Facilities & Requesting Street Closures
The Town of Franklin, NC receives many requests to reserve Memorial Park and the Gazebo on the Square for special events.
Some events require street closures. All street closings must be presented to the Town Council for approval. All requests must be submitted to the Town Manager one week prior to the scheduled Town Council meeting. The Franklin Town Council meets the first Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m. in the Town Hall Boardroom located at 95 East Main Street, Franklin, NC 28734.
To request a road closure for a special event click here to » Download Road Closure Request Form (PDF Format)