The Zoning, Permits and Inspection Department maintains
the maps and zoning ordinances for the City of Franklin,
as well as provides permits and inspections for new and existing residential and commercial properties.
The Director performs technical and administrative
work, overseeing the administration and enforcement of
building codes, permitting, local zoning and related
The Inspection Services Division is
primarily responsible for overseeing new construction of
and alterations to commercial and residential buildings
and the installation of plumbing, electrical and
heating and air conditioning systems. Plans are reviewed
and permits are issued with conditional approval within
the restrictions of State and City codes. This Division
o makes inspections on property maintenance.
The Zoning Division answers zoning
questions, supplies re-build and zoning compliance
letters and handles all zoning variances.