The resignation sparks a special election to be called within 90 days according to the Town Charter. It can not be combined with the state election on Nov 4th. It would not provide enough time for candidates.
In other business, the Town Council recognized the Franklin Garden Club for their endless efforts making Franklin look good.
|members of the Franklin Garden Club being recognized by Council Chair Bob Vallee|
Fire Chief Gary McCarragher provided an update on the operations and rising concerns of the Fire Dept. A copy of the presentation will be shared later.
|photo of the Fire Dept personnel total slide|
The Lincoln St/Daniels St construction problems were discussed and Franklin is not pleased with the contractors performance. DPW Director Robert Cantoreggi will be scheduled to a future meeting to review the situation in more detail.
My notes reported live during the meeting Wednesday: