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Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Franklin Town Council
April 2018 Regular Meeting

The Franklin Town Council met last night for their regular monthly meeting. Supporting documents and a video of the entire meeting is posted below. Short segments from the meeting will be posted in the next few days.

Please note that a budget work session has been scheduled for Monday, April 16th at 5:30 pm. This meeting will also take place in the town hall.



(media outlets that had at least one representative present for the meeting)

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

Public Agenda

This is the agenda that the Town of Franklin releases to the public before meetings.


April 02, 2018 | 6:00 p.m.

1. Call to Order - Mayor Bob Scott
2. Pledge of Allegiance - Vice Mayor Barbara McRae
3. Approval of the March 2, March 3 and March 5, 2018 Town Board minutes
4. Adoption of the April 2, 2018 Town Board Agenda
5. Public Hearing 6:05 p.m. for Wireless Telecommunications Ordinance
6. Public Session

7. New Business
A.) Board Action on Wireless Telecommunications Ordinance - Town Council
B.) Taste of Scotland Street Closing Request - Town Manager Summer Woodard
C.) Law Enforcement Memorial Day Street Closing Request - Town Manager Summer Woodard
D.) Martin-Starnes Audit Contract for Fiscal Year 2017-2018 - Finance Officer Kyra Doster
E.) Set Public Hearing for Special Use Permit for Verbena Development - Land Use Administrator Justin Setser
F.) Appointment of Town Tax Collector - Town Manager Summer Woodard
G.) Updated Rules of Procedure for Town Council - Town Manager Summer Woodard and Town Attorney John Henning Jr.
H.) Discussion on Alcohol at Events - Mayor and Town Council
I.) Discussion on Town Board Re-Appointments - Town Manager Summer Woodard and Town Attorney John Henning Jr.
J.) Discussion on Quarter Cent Sales Tax Increase - Mayor Bob Scott

8. Legal
A.) Discussion on CAR-FAX for Police Program Agreement - Town Attorney John Henning Jr.
B.) Forward Unified Development Ordinance Amendment Regarding Utilities to the Town Planning Board - Town Attorney John Henning Jr.
C.) Lease Agreement for Gaz
ebo - Town Manager Summer Woodard and Town Attorney John Henning Jr.

9. Announcements
A.) Town Council Budget Work Session Monday April 16, 2018 at 5:30 p.m.

10. Adjourn

Agenda Packets

These are the agenda packets sent to media outlets before the meeting.

Part 1 is 152 pages long and Part 2 is 30 pages long.


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Posted at 7:00 am on April 3, 2018