Franklin, NC Boards & AuthoritiesPlanning Board / Board of Adjustment
Tourism Development Authority (TDA)
Franklin Alcoholic Beverage Control Board
Planning Board & Board of Adjustment Members
MEMBERSHIP: Seven total members; five (5) Town (T), and two (2) ETJ (E), plus one (1) alternate each.
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Q. Who do I call if I have questions regarding the Planning Board?
A. You may call the Town of Franklin and ask for Justin Sester, Town Planner. Contact Justin Setser 828- 524-2516 ext. 311 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Planning Board Meetings
Regularly scheduled meetings of the Town of Franklin Planning Board are held the 3rd Monday of each month (with the exception of holidays) beginning at 4:00 pm in the Town Hall Boardroom at 95 East Main Street in Franklin, NC. For information call 828-524-2516. Please note meetings will be cancelled if there is no business to bring before the Board.
The following is a list of the regularly scheduled Planning Board meetings for 2019. If you have any questions, please call Justin Setser at 828-524-2516.
January 22, 2019 (Tuesday)
February 18, 2019
March 17, 2019
April 15, 2019
May 20, 2019
June 17, 2019
July 15, 2019
August 19, 2019
September 16, 2019
October 21, 2019
November 18, 2019
December 16, 2019
Board of Adjustment Meetings
Regularly scheduled meetings of the Town of Franklin Board of Adjustment are held the 2nd Monday of each month (with the exception of holidays) beginning at 4:00 pm in the Town Hall Boardroom at 95 East Main Street in Franklin, NC. For information call 828-524-2516. Please note meetings will be cancelled if there is no business to bring before the Board.
Following is a list of the regularly scheduled Board of Adjustment meetings for 2019. If you have any questions, please call Justin Setser at 828-524-2516.
January 14, 2019
February 11, 2019
March 11, 2019
April 08, 2019
May 13, 2019
June 10, 2019
July 08, 2019
August 12, 2019
September 09, 2019
October 14, 2019
November 12, 2019 (Tuesday)
December 09, 2019
Town Planning Board/Board of Adjustment Vacancy
The Town of Franklin is currently seeking to fill one vacancy on the Town Planning Board/Board of Adjustment. The Town is looking for an alternate ETJ resident to serve as a representative on this board that serves on both the Planning board and the Board of Adjustment. The Board of Adjustment meets the 2nd Monday of every month at 4:00 p.m. and the Planning Board meets the 3rd Monday of every month at 4:00 p.m. The meetings are held in the Town Hall Board Room. A time commitment of approximately 2 hours a month is necessary. A resume and current address is required. For more information or to express an interest in serving on the board, please contact Town Planner, Justin Setser at (828) 524-2516.
Planning Board/Board of Adjustment Members
|Name||Term Expires||Address||Area Represented|
|Dr. Tom Harris, Chair||October 05, 2018||196 Wilkie Street||Town|
|Janet J. Greene||November 17, 2017||198 Dryman Road||ETJ|
|Todd Duvall||August 03, 2018||142 Harrison Avenue||Town|
|Denton Higdon||October 05, 2018||30 Fox Hound Trail||Town|
|Susie Ledford||December 07, 2018||709 Harrison Avenue||Town|
|Peter Mosco||April 06, 2018||241 Maple Street||Town|
|Dave Jones||April 04, 2019||209 Shady Oaks Drive||ETJ|
|Andrew Raby||December 07, 2018||220 Harrison Avenue||Alternate / Town|
Franklin Tourism Development Authority (TDA)
The Tourism Development Authority is responsible for overseeing how room occupancy tax dollars are spent to promote travel and tourism in Franklin, North Carolina. The Tourism Development Authority board consist of nine (9) members. Members serve staggered two (2) or three (3) year terms. Three (3) members of the board must be involved with a business directly involved with the collection of rental property occupancy tax. Six members (6) of the board must be a tourist related business involved with the collection of state sales tax. By appointment of the Town of Franklin Board of Aldermen, the Town Manager shall be an ex offcio member to the authority. The Town Finance Officer serves as the ex-officio Finance Officer for the authority. The Tourism Development Authority meets the second Monday of each month at 5:30 p.m. in the Town Hall board room located at 95 East Main Street, Franklin, NC.
The TDA operates this tourism related website - DiscoverFranklinNC.com
Notice is hereby given that the regularly scheduled meeting for the Franklin Tourism Development Authority (TDA) is held monthly, on the second Monday in the Town Hall Boardroom, 95 East Main Street, Franklin, NC, beginning at 5:30pm. Dates for 2019 are as follows ...
Monday, January 14th
Monday, February 11th
Monday, March 11th
Monday, April 8th
Monday May 13th
Monday, June 10th
Monday, July 8th
Monday, August 12th
Monday, September 9th
Monday, October 14th
Tuesday, November 12th
Monday, December 9th
TDA Board Members
|Candy Presley, Chair||March 02, 2015||March 02, 2018|
|Donnie Bishop||December 07, 2015||December 07, 2018|
|Tim Crabree||December 07, 2015||December 07, 2018|
|Josh Drake||July 06, 2015||July 06, 2017|
|Connie Grubermann||August 03, 2015||August 03, 2018|
|Cheryl Pullium||July 06, 2015||July 06, 2017|
|Vickie Springer||August 03, 2015||August 03, 2017|
|Summer Woodard||Town Designee|
If you have questions concerning the TDA, please call Town Manager Summer Woodard 828-524-2516 ext. 305. You may also email Ms. Woodard at email@example.com.