Franklin Township

The Franklin Township Council meets at 7:00 p.m. on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month at the Municipal Building, 475 DeMott Lane. Meetings are not held on the 4th Tuesday of the month in July, August or December.

January 12, 26 May 10, 24 September 13, 27
February 9, 23 June 14, 28 October 11, 25
March 8, 22 July 12, 26 November 8, 22
April 12, 26 August 9, 23 December 13, 27



Recent News for Franklin Township:

“This is the same thing I’m going to have to do, over and over and over again,” Steve Oroho was reported as saying (NJ Herald, 23 Oct.) after the state senator met with Mayor Nicholas Giordano of Franklin, a fellow Republican.

“This” was successfully convincing Giordano to retract his stated demand for Oroho’s resignation or recall in light of the senator’s sponsorship of a bill that includes a hefty hike in the state’s gas tax.

Several towns in Sussex County have vacant committee seats.  Please consider supporting your community and volunteer your time to participate in these committees.

Last night, Sussex Dems gathered at the Irish Cottage Inn in Franklin to have a drink or two and to chat.

Here is a summary of Democratic Party municipal candidates for the November 2016 election.