Pursuant to the Franklin City Charter, the City of Franklin operates under a City Council-Manager form of government. The City Manager is appointed by the Council and is the chief executive officer overseeing all the day-to-day operations of the City, including oversight of all City departments.
As Chief Executive for the City, the City Manager is the responsible supervisor for all department heads, and acts to appoint, suspend, remove, or discipline all municipal employees in the administrative service of the City. The City Manager prepares the city budget and carries out the ordinances and policies enacted by the city council. The Manager keeps the Council informed of the condition and needs of the City and provides reports and recommendations as needed.
If you have any questions about city issues, please feel free to contact the City Manager's Office. We encourage you to become involved in your community and voice your concerns.