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Zoning Ordinance

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The Franklin Zoning Ordinance is intended to facilitate the type of high-quality, vibrant, and sustainable development prescribed by Envision Franklin.  Links to the Zoning Ordinance and Zoning Maps are below.  Printed versions of the text, maps, and other attachments can also be found at the Planning Department for public review.

Franklin Zoning Ordinance  Effective 12-30-2019

Zoning Map  Effective 12-30-2019


Zoning Ordinance Versions for Vested Developments

Development projects that were approved after January 1, 2015 are considered ‘vested’ according to State law.  These developments are subject to the standards of the Zoning Ordinance in effect at the time the project was originally approved.  For vesting purposes, previous Zoning Ordinances are found below.  Any new application is subject to the 2019 Franklin Zoning Ordinance above.

Zoning Ordinance  9-29-2014

Zoning Ordinance  2-23-2016

Zoning Ordinance  1-1-2017

Zoning Ordinance  4-1-2017

Zoning Ordinance  3-1-2018

Zoning Ordinance  7-1-18



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