Episode 1015

FM #1015 - Master Plan Update Cmte - 06/14/23

Published on: 18th June, 2023

This session of the radio show shares the Master Plan Update Committee meeting held on Wednesday, June 14, 2023.

  • The Master Plan Update Committee met for the first time and 12 of the committee present were sworn in. One member was remote and will be sworn in later
  • During the meeting, it was revealed that the 13 member committee will split into 5 subcommittees each responsible for their own goals, workflows, and coordinating through the Planning Dept for support
  • While the subcommittees were announced, confirmation of the membership is schedule for the next session
  • Much of the meeting was laying the groundwork and ground rules for their future sessions. Much of the time was spent reading the agenda materials released before the meeting

Listen to the recording of the meeting (approx. 1 hour 50 minutes) -> 


The agenda doc is rich with links to the prior master plan and associated materials     https://www.franklinma.gov/sites/g/files/vyhlif10036/f/agendas/june_14_2023_mp_agenda_0.pdf

 The Master Plan update Committee page -> https://www.franklinma.gov/master-plan-update-committee 

My notes captured during the meeting can be found in one PDF file ->


The meeting video is available for replay ->   https://www.youtube.com/live/uQjupaOHK-o 


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