Sunday, May 12, 2013

Franklin News

The Franklin webpage has some items worthy of sharing:


Colored water for residents along Pleasant St
On Monday May 13 and Tuesday May 14 from 7am to 4pm. The DPW will be be preforming water work on the Flintlock Pump Station (off Pleasant St). Customers may experience low pressure and/or dis-colored water. There is no health effect. Run water on outside faucet or faucet without an aerator, i.e. tub until the water color clears. Call DPW with any questions (508) 520-4910.


What happened to the flag pole on the Town Common?
The Flag Pole on the High Street side of the common was removed for safety concerns. 
It will be evaluated to see if it is possible to correct safety concerns and if so re-installed. 
Please contact the Public Works Department with questions 508-553-5500


Final Curbside Yard Waste Pickup is Week of May 13th

Yard waste will be picked up on your trash day. Yard waste must be in compostable bags or open bins and barrels. Small brush will be collected and must be bundled with organic twine no larger than 2 feet by 4 feet. Branches must be under 4” and less than 4 feet. No — loose yard waste, plastic of any kind, large items or non-yard waste. 
The Recycling Center is open Tuesday 12-3, Friday 8-3 and Saturday 8-3. Please see Recycling Center information on DPW website for more information.


These notices were originally posted to the official Franklin webpage
http://town.franklin.ma.us/