FM #780 = This is the Franklin Matters radio show, number 780 in the series.
This shares my conversation with Town of Franklin Finance Director/Comptroller Chris Sandini and Treasurer/Collector Kerri Bertone. We had this conversation in the Franklin studio on Thursday, April 14, 2022.
We cover the following key topics
A typical day for Finance Director/Comptroller
A typical day for Treasurer//Collector
The budget cycle, and fiscal year (July to June)
Three financial years; past, current, and future all in the mix
Our conversation runs about 62 minutes. Links to the documents referenced during this meeting are included in the show notes. Let’s listen to this recording of my conversation with Kerri and Chris.
Town of Franklin budget page -> https://www.franklinma.gov/town-budget
Budget process low chart -> https://www.franklinma.gov/sites/g/files/vyhlif6896/f/uploads/new_budget_process.pdf
MA Division of Local Services (DLS) Municipal Finance Glossary -> https://www.mass.gov/files/documents/2016/08/qc/dlsmfgl.pdf
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The music for the intro and exit was provided by Michael Clark and the group "East of Shirley". The piece is titled "Ernesto, manana" c. Michael Clark & Tintype Tunes, 2008 and used with their permission.
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