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FIND HOPE FRANKLIN AND FRANKLIN TOMORROW PARTNER WITH TENNESSEE SUICIDE PREVENTION NETWORK TO OFFER FREE ONLINE QUESTION, PERSUADE, RESPOND TRAINING
Find Hope Franklin, the mental well-being initiative announced by Franklin Mayor Ken Moore, and Franklin Tomorrow are partnering with Tennessee Suicide Prevention Network to host four online classes in Question, Persuade, Respond (QPR) training for the community. There will be two sessions on both M
05/05/2020 4:00 PM
City Administrator Eric Stuckey today announced some amenities in our City Parks that were closed due to COVID-19. On Friday at 7am, the City dog parks at The Park at Harlinsdale Farm and Liberty Park will re-open. The tennis courts and skate park at Jim Warren Park will open on May 1 as well.
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04/28/2020 8:00 AM
Mayor Dr. Ken Moore today announced a revision to his Declaration of Emergency Order. The new order remains the same with the exception of retail and restaurants opening next week, in order to be consistent with Governor Lee’s Tennessee Pledge guidelines.
04/24/2020 5:21 PM
City Administrator Eric Stuckey announced today that City Hall will now be closed to the public for the safety of employees and the public during the COVID-19 pandemic. All services performed at City Hall will continue online or by phone.
04/02/2020 7:30 PM
City of Franklin Renews Stay at Home Order Non-essential Businesses Ordered to Close, Citizens Required to Stay Home
Mayor Dr. Ken Moore today renewed its “Stay at Home Order.” This order continues to close non-essential businesses. Residents throughout the City of Franklin are required to stay home when possible and avoid gathering in groups of more than 10 people for non-essential purposes.
03/31/2020 4:20 PM
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03/26/2020 4:24 PM
Tuesday 3-24-2020, Mayor Dr. Ken Moore today announced a “Stay at Home Order,” this order closes non-essential businesses. Residents throughout the City of Franklin are required to stay home when possible and avoid gathering in groups of more than 10 people for non-essential purposes.
03/24/2020 12:00 PM
Today, Franklin Mayor Dr. Ken Moore declared a state of emergency in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The number one priority is to ensure the health, safety, and welfare of the community. This declaration is effective tonight, March 20, at midnight.
03/20/2020 6:35 PM
As our world continues to cope with the impact of the Covid-19 global pandemic, federal, state, and local authorities are working together to serve and protect the well-being of our residents. The City of Franklin is doing its part to serve and respond effectively to the needs of the community. All
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Lowered flags, blue lines on Columbia Avenue to recognize service, sacrifice during National Police Week
05/11/2020 3:00 PM
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