1 - Three new fire fighters were sworn in: Becky Caroline, AJ Morris, Katherine Forest
|Chief McCarragher, Becky Caroline, AJ Morris, Katherine Forest|
2 - The Finance Committee added a new member: David Wiech
3 - Deputy Town Administrator Jamie Hellen and Councilor Glen Jones presented on the series of accomplishments in improving the communications and information availability with more to come in 2017.
4 - The residents of Summer St came out in force again to speak against the proposed addition of 34 houses on an 11 acre property that could be developed with 7-8 under the current zoning. The vote to make the map change was 5-3 but was insufficient to pass the measure. 6 votes were required. The council vote was by roll call.
- Dellorco - No
- Jones - No
- Vallee - Yes
- Pfeffer - Yes
- Mercer - Yes
- Padula - Yes
- Pellegri - No
- Kelly - yes
The video replay for the meeting is available on the Town of Franklin webpage
Additional details can be found in the reporting I recorded live during the meeting: