Episode 766

FM #766 - Community Preservation Cmte Mtg - 04/05/22

Published on: 7th April, 2022

This session of the radio show shares the meeting of the Franklin, MA Community Preservation Committee (CPC) conducted on April 5, 2022.  

Quick recap 

  • The CPC approved minutes of the two public hearings conducted in January
  • The CPC heard from Town Administrator Jamie Hellen as he presented the draft “master plan” for use of the CPA funds.
  • Q&A and discussion clarified points of the report. The committee will get to vote on the budget for FY 2023 later this year (likely May or June)

The recording runs about 41 minutes, so let’s listen to the Franklin’s Community Preservation Committee meeting held April 5, 2022.


Agenda doc including the draft of the “master plan”


Please bookmark the Franklin CPC website: https://www.franklinma.gov/community-preservation-committee 

My notes captured via Twitter during the meeting 



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