Welcome to the Town of Franklin, NC

Incorporated 1855
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 Council meeting agendas & minutes, Town of Franklin sign & zoning ordinances, Public Notices and other information can also be found on FranklinNC.com.

Clyde Street Resurfacing Franklin NC

Clyde Street ResurfacingBeginning June 21

The Town of Franklin has contracted with HMC Paving and Construction, Inc. to resurface Clyde Street as part of the Clyde Street Waterline Improvement Project. Paving should begin on Friday, June 21, 2024 and continue for several days. The street will be closed in varying sections to allow for this resurfacing to occur. The street will be closed except to local traffic. Please look for flaggers and signage along the route.



Pay Taxes or Water Bill Online Town of Franklin NC

Town Hall OFfice HoursNew Hours in Effect

The Town of Franklin Town Hall hours changed effective Monday, June 10, 2024.  New office hours are Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. and on Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.  

Payments at the window are accepted from 8:30 a.m. until 5:25 p.m.  Monday through Thursday and from 8:30 a.m. until 2:55 p.m. on Friday. The drop box will remain available for payments before and after hours and on weekends.  



Town of Franklin NC Social District

Social DistrictLatest Information

The Town of Franklin’s social district will be in effect beginning Saturday, June 22 at Noon. All signage and boundary markers will be installed between June 3 and June 14, 2024. There is an informational page that has been added to the Town’s website (see link below) and a QR code on all of the various social district indicators. 

The Town will hold an informational session at the Town Hall on Thursday, June 20, 2024 in the Town Hall Board Room beginning at 5:30 p.m. to answer questions related to the social district.



Pay Taxes or Water Bill Online Town of Franklin NC

Online PaymentTaxes & Water Bills

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 Town of Franklin, NC taxes or water bill online. Please note a new window will open.



town of franklin nc budget

FY 2024-2025 BudgetTown of Franklin, North Carolina

The approved Town of Franklin Budget for fiscal year 2024-2025 is available for viewing or download.

This page includes the Town Manager's Budget Message as well as the link to a PDF File of proposed budget.


town of franklin nc public notices

public noticesLatest Information & Announcements

As a service to our citizens and business community, the Town of Franklin posts notices of official public hearings held by Town Franklin NC Town Council 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.



Resources for Opening a Business in Franklin, North Carolina

Opening a Business?Information to Assist You

Franklin, North Carolina is the perfect place for your business venture. We welcome you to be a part of our thriving community.

Before opening a business in Franklin there are a few steps everyone needs to take before buying a property or signing a lease.

Click the link below to learn how to get started in opening a business in Franklin, NC.



Information for New Residents to Franklin NC

Moving to Franklin?Information for Residents

The Town of Franklin, NC is a great place to work, live and play!

If you're considering a move to our wonderful town, we've compiled a list of resources to help you get started.

You'll find even more in our For Residents section on this site's main menu.


Information for New Residents to Franklin NC

Employee DirectoryTown of Franklin, North Carolina

Complete departmental and employee directory for the Town of Franklin, NC.

We are always glad to assist you!



Information for New Residents to Franklin NC

Pickin' on the Square2024 Schedule

Held on the 2nd & 4th Saturdays, Pickin' on the Square begins on May 11th and will run through October 12th (weather permitting).

For over three decades the Town of Franklin, NC has hosted this FREE event at the Gazebo on the Square in Downtown Franklin from mid-May through mid-October.



Town of Franklin NC Official Facebook Page

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