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Monday, August 5, 2019

Franklin Town Council to Meet Tonight for August 2019 Regular Meeting

The Franklin TYown Council will be meeting tonight in the lower level of the town hall at 6pm tonight. Copies of the public agenda and the agenda packet are posted below. If there is enough internet bandwidth at the time of the meeting, a live video player will be embedded in this article, otherwise, it will be a few days before the video can be processed.


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(note: the video is a livestream from a phone and will be replaced later this week with a video with much better resolution and audio)

**note 2** both video editing computers are down and will not be able to be repaired for the foreseeable future. Macon Media apologizes for the poor quality of the video audio.

Roll Call
(media outlets that have representatives present at the meeting will be posted below, as well as any elected critters that show up who are not members of this board.)

Macon Media (me)
The Franklin Press
Macon County News and Shopping Guide

Public Agenda

Town of Franklin Council
August 5, 2019
6:00 pm

1. Call to Order - Mayor Bob Scott

2. Pledge of Allegiance - Vice-mayor Barbara McRae

3. Adoption of the August 5, 2019, Town Council Agenda

4. Approval of Consent Agenda for August 5, 2019, Consent Agenda

A. Approval of the July 1, 2019, Town Council Minutes
B. Budget Amendments
C. Set Public Hearing for Special Use Permit for Angel Medical Center

5. Public Session

6. New business:

A. Street Closing Request for Altered Frequencies - Jimbo Ledford
B. Proposed Music Venue Event - Jimbo Ledford
C. Discussion on Franklin Garden Club - Mayor Bob Scott
D. Discussion on Tractor Trailers in Highlands - Mayor Bob Scott
E. Discussion on Proposed Property Exchange for Phillips Street and US 441 North * Town Manager Summer Woodard and Town Attorney John Henning Jr

7. Announcements

A. Public Safety Day will be Saturday, August 24, 2019, from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Gazebo

8. Adjourn

Agenda Packet

Here is a copy of the agenda packet the town council shares with the media.

Published at 3:45am on Monday, August 5, 2019