Plan Commission


The Franklin City Plan Commission acts as an advisory Plan Commission to the City of Franklin Common Council.  The duties of the Plan Commission are as follows.

  • To initiate proposed amendments to the Franklin City Zoning Ordinance
  • To review all proposed amendments to the Franklin City Zoning Ordinance and make recommendations to the Franklin City Council
  • To review and make findings on development plans for subdivisions, commercial structures, industrial structures, planned unit developments, and other similar plans for all proposed developments within the Commission's jurisdiction
  • To review and revise the Zoning Ordinance, subdivision regulations, and other land use regulations to keep them up to date
  • To render interpretations of the Zoning Ordinance as may be necessary from time to time


Franklin City Plan Commission information as established in Indiana Code 36-7-4-207 & 36-7-4-214, in conjunction with the Franklin City Zoning Ordinance, Article 2.3 "Plan Commission Duties & Powers"


Norman L. Gabehart, President
Georganna Haltom, Vice President
Jim Martin, Secretary
Joe Abban, Member
Suzanne Findley, Member
Debbie Gill, Member
John Kempski, Member
Irene Nalley, Member
Mark Richards, Member
Lynn Gray, Legal Counsel
Meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 6:00 p.m.                        Updated  04/30/24