Welcome to the Town of Franklin. We invite you to explore our website for the latest information for residents, businesses, and visitors. Information is updated on a regular basis with announcements and other events happening in and around Franklin. Town hall meeting agendas & minutes, town sign & zoning ordinances, GIS mapping and other useful information can also be found here.
2017 TOTAL SOLAR ECLIPSEAugust 21, 2017
Only a small portion of North Carolina lies within the totality swath of the 2017 Solar Eclipse and Franklin, NC is right in the center of it all. The total solar eclipse arrives in Franklin at 2:35pm on Monday, August 21, 2017. The duration of the solar eclipse will be two minutes and 30 seconds. The partial phase begins just after 1:00pm.
Thank you for visiting the Town of Franklin online. The purpose of this site is to keep the citizens, businesses and visitors of Franklin informed with a wide variety of information. Franklin is a slice of small town America that is rich in culture and history. Yet, we embrace the future with a business friendly community and work to provide amenities that help our Town grow. If you’re visiting discover all that Franklin has to offer.
New service Coming SoonPay Your Water Bill Online
The Town of Franklin is pleased to offer our residents and business community a new convenient and secure way to pay your water bill. Save time, a stamp or a trip to Town Hall by utilizing this new online bill pay service. Simply follow this link or choose the quick link at the bottom of the page to be redirected to a secure page where you can pay your water bill online.
about franklin, ncDiscover Us!
The Town of Franklin is located in the mountains of Western North Carolina and is surrounded by beautiful streams & waterfalls and offers a wealth of things to do. Enjoy our many festivals and events. Our Downtown Merchants offer great shopping and services. Discover the breathtaking views around Franklin on one of the many hiking trails. You'll also discover plenty of fishing, hunting, rafting, kayaking and more outdoor adventures!
public noticesLatest Information & Announcements
As a service to our citizens and business community, the Town of Franklin posts notices of official public hearings held by Town Board of Aldermen and Town boards and authorities. Information is also posted on bids being accepted by the Town of Franklin and other important information for our community's input and participation. You'll find a complete listing of the latest Public Notices and additional information here.