Did You Know

Franklin has a population of around 1,370 with a land area of 39.2 square miles. That translates to a population density of about 38 people per square mile.

   

Expiration

Select Board (Elected)  
  Dawn R. Carter
Joey Smith
Jeffrey Albee 
2022 - 3 years
2023 - 3 years
2024 - 3 years
Select Board Chair (Appointed)   
  Dawn Carter April 1, 2022 - 1 year
Assessors (Elected)  
  Millard Billings, Chairman
Bruce Carter
Hugh Hooper
March 31, 2024 - 3 years
March 31, 2023 - 3 years
April 30, 2022 - 3 years
Tax Collector  
  Elaine Brown  
Treasurer   
  Elaine Brown No Expiration 
  Deborah Lurvey (Deputy Treasurer) No Expiration 
Town Clerk (appointed 2017)  
  Deborah Lurvey December 31, 2022 - 2 years
Fire Chief (Elected)  
  Robert Grindle, Jr March 31, 2023 - 3 years
Franklin Shellfish Warden  (Appointed)   
  Mike Hall April 30, 2022 - 1 year
Franklin Shellfish Representative   
  Dana Smith April 30, 2022 - 1 year
Animal Control Officer - (Appointed)  
  Marie Zwicker  April 30, 2022 - 1 year
  Janet Robinson (Alternate) April 30, 2022 - 1 year
Constable (Appointed)  
  Lloyd Williams  April 30, 2022 - 1 year
  Brian Abbott April 30, 2022- 1 year
RSU # 24 Representative (Elected)  
  Roy Gott March 31, 2022 - 3 years
Code Enforcement Officer (Appointed)  
  Millard Billings April 30, 2022 - 1 year
Licensed Plumbing Inspector (Appointed)  
  Millard Billings April 30, 2022 - 1 year
Health Officer  
  Amy Boyle April 30, 2023 - 3 years
Emergency Management Officer  
  Deborah Hauser April 30, 2022 - 1 year
E 9-1-1 Officer (Appointed)   
  Millard Billings April 30, 2022 - 1 year
  Brian Abbott (Alternate) April 30, 2022 - 1 year
Registrar of Voters (Appointed)  
  Deborah Lurvey December 31, 2022 - 2 years    
  Beverly Billings, Deputy   
  Colleen Wilson, Deputy  
Community Center Trustees (Elected)  
  Bruce Carter, Chair
Donna Abbott
Beverly Billings
Douglas Bunker
Monica Czerniawski
Faye Havey
Mary Townley
March 31, 2023 - 3 year
March 31, 2023 - 3 year
March 31, 2024 - 3 year
March 31, 2024 - 3 year
March 31, 2024 - 3 year
March 31, 2023 - 3 year
March 31, 2022 - 3 year
Transfer Station Attendant  
  Richard Chard  
Budget Committee (Appointed - at large)  April 30, 2022, 1 year
  Brian Abbott
Helen Cantor
Emery DeBeck
Steven Mosley
Lloyd Williams
Douglas Hutchings


Planning Board (Appointed)  
  Brian Abbott, Chair
Bruce Carter
Hugh Hooper
Jennifer McWain
Roland Shorey
Lloyd Williams
Joel Wilson

April 30, 2025 - 5 years
March 30, 2026 - 5 years
March 30, 2024 - 5 years
April 30, 2023 - 5 years
April 30, 2022 - 5 years
March 31, 2024 - 5 years
March 31, 2023 - 5 years
Appeals Board (Appointed)  
 

Louis Plaud, Chair
William Hooper
Dana Smith
Laurie Fogelman
Steven Mosely

April 30, 2024 - 5 years
April 30, 2022 - 5 years
April 30, 2023 - 5 years
April 30, 2025 - 5 years
April 30, 2026 - 5 years

Water Department Directors (Elected)  
  Dawn R. Carter
Joey Smith
Jeffrey Albee
April 30, 2022 - 3 years
April 30, 2023 - 3 years
April 30, 2024 - 3 years
BMV Agent   
  Sharon Blakely  
General Assistance Agent   
  Millard Billings April 30, 2022 - 1 year