MEDIA ADVISORY

Franklin’s Charge and The Battle of Franklin Trust close on battlefield property

Thursday, Feb. 11 at 11:15 a.m.

WHAT: Franklin’s Charge and The Battle of Franklin Trust will sign closing documents to purchase historically significant property along Columbia Avenue in Franklin, Tenn. Feb. 9 the Franklin Board of Mayor and Aldermen (BOMA) approved the city’s contribution of $1.5 million over 7 years as part of the funding for the project.
WHO: Franklin’s Charge Founder Julian Bibb and The Battle of Franklin Trust CEO Eric Jacobson
will sign closing documents. City of Franklin Vice Mayor Brandy Blanton will make
remarks. City Administrator Eric Stuckey and Parks Director Lisa Clayton will be in
attendance.
WHEN: Thursday, Feb. 11 at 11:15 a.m.
WHERE: Franklin City Hall – Board Room
3rd Avenue South, Franklin, TN 37064
WHY: To witness the signing of closing documents and view photos and renderings of the Carter Hill Battlefield Park.