August 15, 2018

7:00 PM



Notice is hereby given to the residents of the Town of Franklin, Vermont that the Franklin Select Board will hold a hearing on August 15th at 7:00 P.M. at the Homestead Dining Room to consider adoption of the 2018 Franklin Municipal Plan pursuant to Chapter 117 of Title 24, Section 4385 of the 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.