FM #555 = This is the Franklin Matters radio show, number 555 in the series.
This session of the radio show shares my "Talk Franklin" conversation with Town Administrator Jamie Hellen. We had our conversation via conference bridge to adhere to the ‘social distancing’ requirements of this pandemic period.
We talk about:
Town Council budget hearings
- Two nights, over 4 hours on first night
- Budget passed
Maple Hill ‘right of first refusal’
Long term issues: housing production plan, stormwater, and school budget
- Housing Trust – June 2
- TC – June 9
- CPC – Jun 15
- FinCom - Jun 16
Links to the key topics covered here are included in the show notes. The recording runs about 54 minutes, so let’s listen to my conversation with Jamie.
Town of Franklin budget page https://www.franklinma.gov/town-budget
Franklin Schools budget page https://www.franklinps.net/district/school-district-budget
Housing production plan (draft) https://www.franklinma.gov/sites/g/files/vyhlif6896/f/uploads/franklin_housing_production_plan_-_may_2021_public_draft.pdf
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|FM #555 - Talk Franklin - 05/28/21 (audio)|