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CORRECTION: Town of Franklin April E-newsletter

Hello Franklin,

Dog License deadline postponed until June 1st

Dog License deadline is POSTPONED until June 1st

Dog licenses are now due on June 1, 2020.

Walking Path

Franklin Trails & Walking Paths Resource

Hello Franklin. We have created a Trails & Walking Paths site to serve as a resource to our community. During these uncertain and... more ››

COVID-19 Info Portal

Cornavirus Information Portal - Updates

Hello Franklin,

Road Work Scheduled

Road work scheduled on Rt 140

Mass DOT will be milling and paving a section of Rt 140 in Franklin between Lewis Street and the Wrentham line. This is scheduled to occur... more ››

Remote Town Council Meeting 7pm Tonight

Remote Town Council Meeting - 7 pm Tonight

Tonight's Town Council meeting will be conducted using Zoom.

Podcast Channel

NEW Podcast Channel from the Town Administrator's Office

"Talk Franklin"

This podcast provides a trusted information source from the Town Administrator's office featuring news, alerts, department info and more.... more ››

GATRA update

GATRA Service Update and Dial-a-Ride Information

Press read the attached press release from GATRA regarding service updates and a Dial-A-Ride option for emergency transportation.  ... more ››

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UPDATED 03-19-2020 Town Council Agenda

Town Administrator, Jamie Hellen will be giving residents an update on the Coronavirus and the actions the Town of Franklin is taking to... more ››


All Municipal Recreation Facilities are CLOSED Until Further Notice

In efforts to encourage social distancing recommendations, the Town of Franklin is closing ALL recreational... more ››

trash and recycling

Trash and Recycling Will be Picked up on Their Regular Schedule

Franklin Residents:Please be informed that there has not been any changes made to trash and recycling pickup schedules, as of now your... more ››

Coronavirus Update 3/16/20

Coronavirus Update - Facilities Closure

March 16, 2020

Please find the latest information from Town Administrator, Jamie Hellen and Superintendent of Schools, Dr.


Coronavirus Update from Town Administrator, Jamie Hellen and Superintendent of Schools, Sara Ahern

Memo To Residents: Coronavirus Update from Town Administrator, Jamie Hellen and the Superintendent of Schools, Sara Ahern... more ››

Ability Summit

Franklin Disabilities Commission to Host Ability Summit

The Franklin Disabilities Commission is holding an Ability Summit on Saturday, April 18th from 12 pm - 3 pm at the Franklin Senior Center... more ››

Coronavirus Information Portal

Coronavirus Information Portal

The Town of Franklin is keeping up to date with the latest information related to the novel coronavirus as it becomes available.

Election Results

Unofficial Election Results - March 3, 2020

The unofficial results of the March 3, 2020 election can be found here: ... more ››

Town Clerk's Office Will Close at 1:30pm Today, March 2, 2020

Due to election work, the Town Clerk's Office will be closing at 1:30pm today. The Clerk's office will reopen Wednesday, 3/4/20 for normal... more ››


Town of Franklin E-Newsletter

March 2020 Edition

The March edition of the Town of Franklin E-Newsletter can be found here