Public Works News & Announcements

Recycling and Parking Ban

Due to the upcoming winter storm, trash and recycling WILL BE DELAYED by one day this week.Please adhere to the Town's on street parking... more ››

Earth Day Celebration

Join the Town of Franklin for our annual Earth Day... more ››

Public Works Makes It Happen!

Public Works makes it happen!  Check out this video to see how Public... more ››

Leaf Pick Up

Leaf pick up will take place next week (week of November 13th) on your regularly scheduled trash day.  If you have any questions, please... more ››

Prospect Street Detour Map

Upcoming Prospect Street Detour

Water service improvements will be taking place on Prospect St near the intersection of Prospect and Washington Street, resulting in... more ››

Water Conservation Measures Have Ended

Franklin's water conservation measures are no longer in effect.

National Grid - tree work

National Grid will have ABC Professional Tree Service in town for approximately  three months starting August 23, 2017. They will be... more ››

Sewer Rehabilitation Underway in Downtown Areas

Phase 5 of our sewer rehabilitation project is underway and will last through much of the summer. Sewer service will be interrupted in... more ››

2016 Water Report Now Available

The 2016 Drinking Water Consumer Confidence Report is now available.

Pleasant Street Construction

Milling and paving operations on Pleasant Street from Monterey Drive to approximately house #396 Pleasant St will begin the week of May 8th... more ››

Marvin Ave Construction

Road construction at the end on Marvin Ave near School St will begin the week of May 1st. Once excavation begins, the end of Marvin Ave... more ››

Neighborhood Meetings

The neighborhood meetings scheduled for April 6th are ONLY for the following neighborhoods:Maple Street (from Main Street to Alexandria Dr... more ››

Rain Barrel Workshop

Interested in building your own rain barrel? Join the DPW on May 6th for a FREE rain barrel workshop for Franklin residents! You'll learn... more ››

Town Council Presentation - Water System 2/15/2017

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Updated DPW Snow Flyer

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Effective the week of July 18th, Waste Management will be collecting bulk items on Thursdays instead of Mondays.

There will NOT be a Monday collection on July 18th; the first Thursday collection will be July 21st.

Water Conservation Rebates Now Available!!


Updated List of 2017 Construction Projects

The following work is anticipated to be completed during the 2017 construction season.  Please note that all work is subject to change.

2016 Street Sweeping to begin March 26

The Department of Public Works is projected to commence street sweeping operations the week of March 28th, 2016. Sweeping will start... more ››