TOWN OF FRANKLIN

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

 

June 26, 2018

7:30 PM

FRANKLIN HOMESTEAD

142 Homestead Drive

Franklin, VT 05457

Notice is hereby given to the residents of the municipality of Franklin, Vermont that the

Franklin Planning Commission will hold a hearing on June 26, 2018 at 7:30 PM at Franklin Homestead to consider adoption of the Town of Franklin Municipal Plan pursuant to Chapter 117 of Title 24, §4387 and §4384 Vermont Statutes Annotated.

 

This Plan amendment takes into consideration the following changes to the Town Plan: incorporation of an enhanced energy plan in conformance with the requirements of 24 V.S.A. §4352. The purpose of the hearing is to receive public comments on the adoption of the updated plan and to discuss any comments provided by the public.

 

The Town of Franklin Municipal Plan includes 14 chapters: Chapter 1. Introduction, Chapter 2. Plan Goals, Policies, and Objectives, Chapter 3. Community Profile, Chapter 4. Scenic, Historic, and Archaeological Resources, Chapter 5. Economy, Chapter 6. Community Facilities Chapter 7. Community Services, Chapter 8. Community Utilities, Chapter 9. Energy, Chapter 10. Transportation, Chapter 11. Education, Chapter 12. Natural Conditions and Features, Chapter 13. Land Use, Chapter 14. Compatibility with Surrounding Towns, Chapter 15. Implementing the Plan, and Appendix A. Structures on the State Historic Register. Full text of the plan is on file in the Franklin Town Clerk’s Office. This plan is intended to be consistent with the goals established in Title 24, §4302 and §4382.