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Cultural Facilities Grant

Franklin Town Hall

Scope of Work


Town Hall electrical and lighting upgrades: to bring up to electrical code compliance. Please quote 1, 2 and 3 individually. This project is funded in part by a Cultural Facilities Grant.



1. Upstairs/Main Hall: install 10 outlets in large hall area and egress emergency lighting at both doors. Install 3 new outlets in front of stage area. All wiring to be in wiremold raceway. Replace lighting in large hall area with LED lights. Replace outside entryway light

fixture with LED.

2. Stage area: Install new track lighting above stage area with 8 LED lamps and dimmer. Install 4 new lights and 5 outlets in back stage area. Install egress lighting in entryway/stage


3. Downstairs/basement : replace 8 incandescent light fixtures with new LED fixtures and covers. Replace visible romex and replace with AC cable. Remove 2 branch circuits with romex to baseboard heat in storage rooms upstairs


·Work must be completed between July 1, 2017 and August 30, 2017

·All work must meet the “Secretary Standards for Rehabilitation”.

·For a sight visit contact the Town Clerk’s Office at 285-2101.

·Disclaimer: It is the responsibility of the contractor to verify actual measurements for required work.

·Bids due by May 12, 2017; mail to Town of Franklin, P O Box 82, Franklin, VT 05457 marked “Town Hall bid”.

·The Town reserves the right to refuse any part of or all bids.

Posted March 27, 2017




The Selectboard is giving notice of the following

vacant position as of April 6, 2017 per 24 V.S.A.961:




If interested in serving in this position please contact the Town Clerk’s Office at 285-2101

or any Select board member


Franklin Town Clerk
Office Hours – EFFECTIVE FEBRUARY 1, 2017

Monday & Tuesday: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday: - CLOSED
Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Lisa Larivee
Clerk & Treasurer
PO Box 82, Franklin, VT 05457

Telephone: 802-285-2101
Fax: 802-285-2181
E-mail: townoff@franklinvt.net




Monday, May 29, 2017


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The Franklin Historical Society is seeking new members.  Our short term goals are to have the log cabin open on special occasions and to record recent Franklin history. Please join us; bring your ideas and enthusiasm. Call 285-6774 for the next meeting date and time.



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This site was last updated on April 24, 2017.