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The Franklin Zoning Board of Adjustment will hold a public meeting and hearing on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. in the Haston Library to act on the following application:

6:00 – James & Ronna Messier have submitted an application for a variance review under provisions of Sec 4.2:(A) applicability and Sec 3.4 table (b) road frontage dimensional standards for subdivision approval of a building lot in the Rural/Residential Ag District. Mr.& Mrs. Messier are applying for a permit for a lot located at approx. 446 Messier Rd in Franklin.

The application is available for inspection at the Town Clerk’s Office during regular business hours.




The Town of Franklin will utilize grant funds from State of Vermont, Department of Environmental Conservation, Aquatic Nuisance Control Grant Program on Lake Carmi for Eurasian watermilfoil management.  The Franklin Selectboard has received a grant of $1,562.00 from the State of Vermont, with the Town matching funds for the program.  The goal of the aquatic harvesting program is striving to continue to improve the quality of Lake Carmi with the control of the invasive weed growth for continued use and enjoyment of the lake by the community and visitors.


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Franklin Town Clerk
Office Hours

Monday & Tuesday: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday: - CLOSED
Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Lisa Larivee,
Town Clerk & Treasurer


Sara Rainville,

Assistant Town Clerk & Treasurer

5167 Main Street

PO Box 82, Franklin, VT 05457

Telephone: 802-285-2101
Fax: 802-285-2181
E-mail: townoff@franklinvt.net




November 28 & 29, 2019


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