Frequently Asked Questions


Expand/Contract Questions and Answers

  • Why is Franklin conducting a Special Census?

  • What is state shared revenue?

  • How long will it take to conduct the Special Census in Franklin?

  • What can I do to help?

  • How will the Special Census impact me?

  • What questions will be asked of me?

  • Is my information secure?

  • What if I only live in Franklin part-time or I don't own a home in Franklin?

  • What if I'm not a United States Citizen?

  • What if I have a child attending college out of state?

  • Who can I contact with questions about the Special Census?

  • Board of Zoning Appeals- Can I get a Variance?

  • By Banks: What information needs to be printed in a letter of credit?

  • By Owners/Applicants: What do I do following approval of my site plan or final plat by the FMPC/COF?

  • By Owners/Applicants: What are Performance/Maintenance Agreements and Surety (cash, letters of credit)?

  • By Owners/Applicants: What are Improvements?

  • By Residents: How can I find out if the developer is still responsible for specific improvements in my subdivision or at a commercial site near my home?

  • By Residents: What can the City do to compel a developer to do something that the residents consider important?

  • How do I build a new building?

  • What is a site plan and what is its review process?

  • Can I subdivide my property (residential or nonresidential)?