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City of Franklin



About Us

Franklin is a growing city of 35,500 in the Chicago-Milwaukee I-94 corridor, located eight minutes from General Mitchell International Airport in southern Milwaukee County. Named among the Top 100 Best Places to Live by Money magazine, Franklin is the largest community in Wisconsin to attain more than 10% growth since the 2000 Census. Designated a City of the Future by the Financial Times FDI magazine, Franklin has three TIF districts, and is home to Northwestern Mutual and Dental Associates.

Rep/Contact Info

Mike Barber
Heath Eddy
Planning Manager
Shari Hanneman
  • Phone: (414) 425-7500
  • Fax: (414) 425-6428
Ellen Henry
Drug-Free Community Grant Coordinator
Ed Holpfer
Karen Kastenson
Glen Morrow
City Engineer
John Nelson
Gail Olsen
Mr. John Regetz
Director of Economic Development
Shirley Roberts
Deputy City Clerk
Peggy Steeno
Director of Administration