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FM #822 - Talk Franklin - 06/24/22
Episode 82228th June 2022 • Franklin Matters Radio • Steve Sherlock
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This session of the radio show shares my "Talk Franklin" conversation with Town Administrator Jamie Hellen. We had our conversation via the Zoom Conference Bridge.

If we think of two seasons; then it could be Budget season, festival season

       while the Strawberry Festival & ArtWALK are behind us 

Weekly Farmers Market, Concert on the Common, food trucks, movie nights

First PRIDE Festival June 26, 4th July celebration, Cultural Festival in Sept, Harvest Festival in Oct

Community Preservation Plan and initial funding approved by Town Council

EDC to do their ‘short list’ for the MAPC recommendations at Aug 10 meeting

Beaver St interceptor funding authorized

Davis Thayer

Green community

Downtown parking & town lots

The conversation runs about 25 minutes. Let’s listen to my conversation with Town Administrator Jamie Hellen.


Meeting agenda =>

My notes taken via Twitter are captured in this PDF

My photos taken during the meeting are in one album 

YouTube video of meeting ->

Keep up with events in Franklin vai the Community Calendar 


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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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