City Releases Draft Long-term Vision for Franklin: Two Public Meetings Set for Citizen Input

The City of Franklin has completed a draft update to their long-range land use plan for the city. The new and improved plan is titled Envision Franklin which articulates the long-term vision of the kind of places that Franklin’s residents, businesses, and institutions want for their future. The drafting of Envision Franklin began with a series…

Williamson County Schools celebrates completion of new $73 million Nolensville schools

July 24, 2016 Brentwood Home Page by Quint Qualls Hundreds of parents and students got their first look at Nolensville’s new elementary, middle and high schools on Sunday, joining with county staff and officials to mark the occasion with back-to-back ribbon cuttings. The ceremony in the auditorium of Nolensville High School represented the single largest…

Comcast and the U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development Collaborate to Close the Digital Divide

On Friday, Comcast and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) ConnectHome initiative announced Internet Essentials, the nation’s largest high-speed Internet program for low-income families, is expanding eligibility to include public housing and HUD-assisted residents living in Comcast’s service area. This means that an estimated total of up to 2 million HUD-assisted homes,…

WAKM and Williamson Herald to hold state representative candidate forum July 19

Listen to WAKM AM-950 tomorrow when the Williamson Herald and WAKM conduct a Republican State Primary Representative Forum for candidates opposed in Districts 61, 63 and 65 Tuesday, July 19 at the Franklin Marriott Broadcast from 8-9:30 AM on WAKM AM-950. Tune in as moderators, WAKM host Tom Lawrence and Williamson Herald managing editor, Kerri Bartlett ask the state representative…

City of Franklin uses “Ghostbusters” theme to fight grease!

City of Franklin uses “Ghostbusters” theme to fight Grease! The “GreaseBusters” Educational Campaign aims to Fight Blockages and Reduce Overflows. Franklin—The City of Franklin Water Management Department is using a little humor to bring awareness to a serious topic, blockages in the sewer pipes that can cause overflows.  With the release of the remake, and…