Town Council AgendaS & Minutes

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The Town Council of Franklin, NC holds monthly meetings on the first Monday of each month at 6:00 PM, in the Board Room at Town Hall. Exceptions are instances when the first Monday of the month falls on a holiday. In that event, the regular meeting of the Board is held following day at 6:00 p.m., in the Town Hall, Board Room, unless otherwise designated by the Board.

Public Notice Town Council Meeting

Notice is hereby given that onsite access to the Town Council meeting scheduled for Monday, May 04, 2020 will not be permitted to the public.

There will be a link to a live stream of the meeting posted on the front or home page of in the coming days.

Anyone wishing to make a public comment shall have an opportunity to submit questions or comments via email to that will be read during the meeting. Comments and/or questions may also be mailed to P.O. Box 1479, Franklin, NC 28744.

The deadline for these will be Monday, May 04, 2020 at 12:00 p.m.

The latest Franklin Town Council Meeting agenda is listed below with an archive of past meetings following.

Town of Franklin Council
Agenda • May 04, 2020 • 6:00 p.m.

1. Call to Order - Mayor Bob Scott
2. Pledge of Allegiance - Vice Mayor Barbara McRae
3. Adoption of the May 4, 2020 Town Council Agenda - Town Council

4. Approval of the Consent Agenda for May 4, 2020 - Town Council
A.) Approval of the April 13, 2020 Town Council Minutes
B.) Budget Amendments
C.) Set Public Hearing at 6:05 p.m. June 1, 2020 for Special Use Application for Scenic Ridge Development
D.) Set Public Hearing at 6:10 p.m. June 1, 2020 for Town of Franklin Fiscal Year 2020-2021 Budget
E.) Set Public Hearing at 6:15 p.m. June 1, 2020 for Town of Franklin Comp Plan

5. Public Session

6. New Business:
A.) Presentation from Nikwasi Initiative - Bob McCullum
B.) Presentation on Town of Franklin Water and Sewer Comp Plan - WithersRavanel
C.) Presentation on Town of Franklin Sidewalk Comp Plan - Town Planner Justin Setser
D.) Discussion on Proposal from Macon New Beginnings - Town Manager Summer Woodard
E.) Proposed Fiscal Year 2020-2021 Town of Franklin Budget - Town Manager Summer Woodard
1.) Presentation of Proposed Fiscal Year 2020-2021 Town of Franklin Budget
2.) Set Budget Work Session for Tuesday May 12, 2020 at 5:30 p.m.

7. Legal:
A.) Discussion on Town of Franklin Phased Re-Opening - Town Attorney John Henning Jr.
B.) Closed Session- G.S. 143-318.11(a)(6): To consider the qualifications, competence, performance, character, fitness, conditions of appointment, or conditions of initial employment of an individual public officer or employee or prospective public officer or employee.

8. Announcements
A.) Town of Franklin Budget work session Tuesday May 12, 2020 at 5:30 p.m. in the Town Hall BoardroomB.) Town Hall Offices will be closed Monday May 25, 2020 in observance of Memorial Day

9. Adjourn

Town Council Agendas & Minutes Archive

An archive of meeting agendas and minutes is below. Simply click on the date to download a file containing both the corresponding agenda and minutes.
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May 2020
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November 2020
December 2020