Town Hall                                Phone                          860-642-6055

7 Meetinghouse Hill Road             Fax                           860-642-6606

Franklin, CT 06254

Richard L. Matters                First Selectman                    642-6055

Deborah Beisiegel                Town Clerk                          642-6055

Curtis Garry                        Building Inspector                  642-6055

Richard Handfield                  P& Z  Chair                         642-6488 


Incorporated: 1789

Population: 1,810

Land Area: 20 square miles

Form of Government: Board of Selectmen/Town Meeting

Distance to Hartford: 35 miles

Public Transportation: Available 7 miles away in Norwich

Public Services: Water and sewer to 5%; Free trash/garbage collection; State Police; Volunteer fire department

Schools: Nursery; 1 Elementary; junior and senior high students attend schools in adjacent towns

Pupil-Teacher Ratio: 12.7:1

Expenditures Per Pupil: $11,413

Tax Rate: 20.95 mills

Hospitals: Located in Norwich

Churches: Congregational; others in nearby towns

Recreation: Athletic leagues and fields, playgrounds, tennis