Episode 1050

FM #1050 - Talk Franklin - 08/24/23

Published on: 29th August, 2023

This session of the radio show shares my "Talk Franklin" session with Town Administrator Jamie Hellen. We had our conversation in the Municipal Building on Thursday, August 24, 2023.  

Topics for this session

  • Notification on State placement of migrants in Best Western Hotel
  • Davis Thayer Reuse; suggestions gathered, some interesting & new
  • Economic Development, Small zoning change
  • Police Station Building Cmte, Starting work
  • School opens, drive safely

The recording runs about 39 minutes. Let’s listen to my conversation with Jamie on Thursday, August 24, 2023


Town Administrator page -> https://www.franklinma.gov/administrator

Talk Franklin podcast page -> https://anchor.fm/letstalkfranklin 

Davis Thayer Reuse Committee agenda & links ->  https://www.franklinma.gov/sites/g/files/vyhlif10036/f/agendas/_2023-08-15_davis-thayer_reuse_agenda_.pdf 

Notification on migrant temporary housing



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Stephen Sherlock

I volunteer as the Community Information Director for Franklin, MA (USA)*. I have been provide accurate and timely information about what matters in Franklin since 2007. Currently working in collaboration with Franklin.TV and Radio (wfpr.fm) since October 2019.

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