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    The City of Franklin is boldly planning to ensure our great City captures the type of growth and economic development that will lead us into the future.

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Main Street

Main Street Streetscape Project 

To help bring energy, interest, and investment into the area, it is crucial to update aging infrastructure and create a pleasant environment along Main Street. The Main Street Streetscape project includes: 
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  • Replacement of the water mains, storms sewers and lining the sanitary sewers
  • Moving the overhead electric on Fourth Street underground
  • Upgrades to electrical power system to handle larger loads and update aging equipment.
  • Reconstruction of Main Street from First Street to Sixth Street, including some side streets
  • Replacing the curb, sidewalk, pavers, and street lighting 
  • Removing the traffic signal at Fourth Street, modifying the signal at Second Street, and converting Main Street to two-way traffic
  • Creating bump outs at the intersections for pedestrian safety
  • Installation of street trees, parking meters, furniture, and planters
  • Installation of a lighting structure, and catenary lighting at Fourth Street.

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Aided by urban planners and architects, the streetscape project updates crucial infrastructure and will create pedestrian-friendly walkways and gathering spaces that will transform the downtown into a welcoming haven. 
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