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FM #993 - Finance Cmte "Must Listen" - BH#1 - 05/08/23
Episode 99312th May 2023 • Franklin Matters Radio • Steve Sherlock
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This session of the radio show shares the opening 35 minutes or so for the Finance Committee meeting (and first of three budget hearings for the FY 2024 budget year). The meeting was held on Monday, May 8, 2023. 

Quick recap:

  • The first 35 minutes or so are a “must listen” for any Franklinite to understand the scope of the revenue and cost drivers for the FY 2024 budget
  • Town administrator Jamie Hellen walks through the revenue and cost drivers for the budget effectively in 35 minutes or so 

The “must listen” recording runs 37 minutes, so let’s listen to the Town Administrator Jamie Hellen provide the intro to the FY 2024 budget discussions at the Finance Committee meeting May 8, 2023.


Meeting agenda document -> 

FY 2024 budget information -> 

My notes -> 

Link to Finance Committee => 

YouTube recording =>

Photos captured during the meeting can be found in one album -> 


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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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