Growth & Development

GOAL: Strategic growth and development that embraces the community’s historic context while encouraging diverse development that is socially, economically and environmentally sustainable


  1. Contextual design that embraces Franklin’s historic and natural characteristics
  2. Attract employers of sustainable industries and promote collaboration between public and private sectors
  3. Implement the adopted Greenway and Open Space Master Plan
  4. A “fast track” approval process for projects that achieve the desired elements of sustainable growth
  5. Planning and regulation that supports adaptive reuse, infill and redevelopment


Visionary & Presenting Sponsors