Franklin Council delays discussion on charter review recommendations

Updated May 16, 2017
The Franklin City Building.

UPDATE @ 8 p.m. May 15:

Franklin City Council on Monday postponed its discussion on proposed charter recommendations until its June 5. Some council members wanted more time to review the proposals.


Eight proposed recommendations to Franklin’s city charter will be discussed by city council tonight.

Those changes receiving five votes at a June 9 meeting will be placed on the Nov. 7 general election ballot.

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Those proposed changes include:

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Franklin City Council meets at 6 p.m. today at the Franklin City Building, 1 Benjamin Franklin Way.

The Charter Review Commission reviews the charter for possible alterations, revisions and amendments charter every five years.