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
2020 - 3 years
2021
Select Board Chair (Appointed)   
  Dawn Carter April 1, 2020 - 1 year
Assessors (Elected)  
  Millard Billings, Chairman
Bruce Carter
Hugh Hooper
March 31, 2021 - 3 years
March 31, 2021 - 3 years
April 30, 2022 - 3 years
Tax Collector  
  Elaine Brown  
Treasurer   
  Aleta Fusco No Expiration 
  Deborah Lurvey (Deputy Treasurer) No Expiration 
Town Clerk (appointed 2017)  
  Deborah Lurvey December 31, 2020 - 2 years
Fire Chief (Elected)  
  Robert Grindle, Jr March 31, 2020 - 3 years
Franklin Shellfish Warden  (Appointed)   
  Mike Hall April 30, 2020 - 1 year
Franklin Shellfish Representative   
  Dana Smith April 30, 2020 - 1 year
Animal Control Officer - (Appointed)  
  Marie Zwicker  April 30, 2020 - 1 year
  Beverly Merchant (Alternate) April 30, 2020 - 1 year
  Janet Robinson (Alternate) April 30, 2020 - 1 year
Constable (Appointed)  
  Lloyd Williams  April 30, 2020 - 1 year
  Brian Abbott April 30, 2020- 1 year
RSU # 24 Representative (Elected)  
  Roy Gott 2022 - 3 years
Code Enforcement Officer (Appointed)  
  Millard Billings April 30, 2020 - 1 year
Licensed Plumbing Inspector (Appointed)  
  Millard Billings April 30, 2020 - 1 year
Health Officer  
  Rae Jean Young April 30, 2021 - 3 years
Emergency Management Officer  
  Deborah Hauser April 30, 2020- 1 year
E 9-1-1 Officer (Appointed)   
  Millard Billings April 30, 2020 - 1 year
  Brian Abbott (Alternate) April 30, 2020 - 1 year
Registrar of Voters (Appointed - new term expires Jan 2021)  
  Deborah Lurvey December 31, 2020 - 2 years (odd numbered years)
Community Center Trustees (Elected)  
  Stephen Fernald, Chair
Beverly Billings
Bruce Carter 
Monica Czerniawski
Teddy Giles 
Faye Havey
Mary Townley
March 31, 2020
March 31, 2021 - 3 year
March 31, 2020
March 31, 2021
March 31, 2021
March 31, 2020
March 31, 2020
Transfer Station Attendant  
  Richard Chard  
Recycling Manager (Appointed)  
  Robert Cossette April 30, 2020 - 1 year
Budget Committee (Appointed - at large)  
  Brian Abbott
Helen Cantor
Emery DeBeck
Steven Mosley
Lloyd Williams
Douglas Hutchings
April 2020, 1 year
April 2020, 1 year
April 2020, 1 year
April 2020, 1 year
April 2020, 1 year
April 2020, 1 year
Planning Board (Appointed)  
  Brian Abbott, Chair
Bruce Carter
Hugh Hooper
Jennifer McWain
Roland Shorey
Lloyd Williams
Ivan Young

April 30, 2020 - 5 years
March 30, 2022 - 5 years
March 30, 2024 - 5 years
April 30, 2023 - 5 years
April 30, 2022 - 5 years
March 31, 2020 - 5 years
March 31, 2020 - 5 years
Appeals Board (Appointed)  
 

Stephen Fernald, Chair
William Hooper
Dana Smith
Louis Plaud
Laurie Fogelman

April 30, 2021 - 5 years
April 30, 2021 - 5 years
March 31, 2023 - 5 years
March 31, 2018 - 5 years
April 30, 2023 - 5 years

Water Department Directors (Elected)  
  Dawn R. Carter
Joey Smith
Jeffrey Albee
April 30, 2022 - 3 years
April 30, 2020 - 3 years
April 30, 2021 - 3 years
BMV Agent   
  Sharon Blakely  
General Assistance Agent   
  Millard Billings April 30, 2020 - 1 year