Episode 868

FM #868 - Town Council Quarterbacking - 10/27/22

Published on: 30th October, 2022

This shares my conversation with Town Council Chair Tom Mercer. This is one of a series of conversations meant to provide a recap of the prior Council meeting. Akin to one of the many sports post-game analysis broadcasts we are familiar with in New England,  this would be a discussion focused on the Franklin Town Council meeting of Oct 19, 2022

  • ok, what just happened? 
  • What does it mean for Franklin residents and taxpayers?

We cover the following key topics

  • Swearing in of 2 firefighter/paramedics
  • Legislative visit with Senate President Karen Spilka, Senator Becca Rausch & St Representative Jeff Roy
  • Right of first refusal – Schmidt’s Farm

Our conversation runs about 25 minutes:

Links to the meeting agenda and associated documents released for this meeting are included in the show notes. 

Let’s listen to this session of Town Council Quarterbacking recorded Oct 27, 2022

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Agenda doc ->     https://www.franklinma.gov/sites/g/files/vyhlif6896/f/agendas/october_19_town_council_agenda.pdf

Watch the Franklin.TV video replay on YouTube -> https://youtu.be/2vd8NUH0kt0

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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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