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FM #519 - Town Council Mtg - 04/14/21 - P2 of 3
Episode 51921st April 2021 • Franklin Matters Radio • Steve Sherlock
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The meeting was conducted in a hybrid format: most members of the Town Council, selected guests, and Town Administration personnel were in the Council Chambers, at least one member of the Council was remote along with the public via the Zoom conference bridge, all to adhere to the ‘social distancing’ requirements of this pandemic period.

I’ve split the almost 3 hour minute meeting into three logical segments:

  • First - covers the opening  Sheriff McDermott’s update and the OPEB update (~63 mins)
  • *** Second - covers the GATRA discussion (~42 minutes)
  • Third - covers the Downtown parking requirements discussion and the remainder of the meeting (~72 minutes)

The show notes contain links to the meeting agenda including documents released for this meeting. 

Let’s listen to this segment of the Town Council meeting of Apr 14, 2021


Agenda document folder 

My notes from the meeting


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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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