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Zoning Administration and Inquiries

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This section is the primary contact for zoning compliance and inquiries.  You may email to request Zoning Certification Letter. The City of Franklin Regulations and Maps and the Zoning Districts are defined there. This division monitors, investigates and reviews land use and site design compliance, as well as enforcing the Franklin Tree, Floodplain Development and Zoning Ordinance. The Zoning Administrator also maintains a list and monitors archeological, Civil War and cemetery sites.

This sections works in association with the City of Franklin Business Tax Office in verifying Zoning compliance for all businesses, including home and peddler/solicitors. 

For Zoning questions or comments please contact:

Shanna McCoy - Flood Plain Administrator/Commercial Plan Review Phone 615-794-7012 x 6631

Lori Jarosz - Addressing/Residential Plan Review Phone 615-794-7012 x 6728

Alex Bearden - Sign Permitting/Zoning Enforcement/Zoning Insp. Phone 615-794-7012 x9103

Mark Pagan - Sign Permitting/Zoning Enforcement/Zoning Insp. Phone 615-794-7012 x6738

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