Public Works News & Announcements

Neighborhood Roadway Improvement Plans

 Please click on the following links for detailed roadway improvement plans:

Road Work Scheduled for March 30 & 31

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 ››

Need Overflow Bags?

Call the DPW at 508-553-5500. Leave a voicemail message and we will call you back for your payment information (currently, we can only... more ››

Neighborhood Meetings

In preparation for the 2020 construction season, the DPW will be holding several neighborhood meetings.  Listed below are the neighborhoods... more ››

DPW Summer Jobs

Summer Jobs Available at the DPW

The Town of Franklin is accepting applications to work for the DPW this summer!For more information, visit our... more ››

Stormwater Information Sessions

Stormwater Information Sessions

Come meet Ben Franklin and learn more about stormwater!

Rain Barrel

Complete the Stormwater Survey and You Could Win a Rain Barrel!

Interested in winning a free rain barrel just in time for Spring?!  Fill out the survey below (it only takes 5 minutes) and you'll be... more ››

Rain Barrel

Time to Order Your Rain Barrel!

Interested in installing a rain barrel at your home? The Great American Rain Barrel Company is offering Franklin residents discounted... more ››

Catch Basin Clearing

Crews are out working hard to clear as many catch basins as possible before the rain arrives!

Water Conservation Rebates Now Available!!


2020 Construction Projects

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Water Meter Replacement Program

The Franklin Water Department has initiated a water meter replacement program.  The installations will be done by a private contractor... more ››

Help us keep our sewer system running smoothly - Learn What Not to Flush

What Not To Flush