Town of Franklin, MA
Norfolk County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Planning Board 3-5-1930; included as amended through 4-30-1983. Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Adult entertainment — See Ch. 43.
Amusement devices — See Ch. 52.
Numbering of buildings — See Ch. 63.
Fees — See Ch. 82.
Hazardous materials — See Ch. 99.
Junk dealers and collectors — See Ch. 105.
Sewers — See Ch. 139.
Signs — See Ch. 143.
Stormwater management — See Ch. 153.
Water — See Ch. 179.
Wetlands protection — See Ch. 181.
Animals — See Ch. 193.
Hazardous materials enclosures — See Ch. 230.
Laundromats — See Ch. 235.
Massage facilities — See Ch. 240.
Sewage disposal — See Ch. 250.
Stables — See Ch. 258.
Subdivision of land — See Ch. 300.
Attachment 1 - Table of Zoning Map Amendments Attachment 2 - Use Regulations Schedule Part I Attachment 3 - Use Regulations Schedule Part II Attachment 4 - Use Regulations Schedule Part III Attachment 5 - Use Regulations Schedule Part IV Attachment 6 - Use Regulations Schedule Part V Attachment 7 - Use Regulations Schedule Part VI Attachment 8 - Use Regulations Schedule Part VII Attachment 9 - Schedule of Lot, Area, Frontage, Yard and Height Regulations Attachment 10 - Schedule of Permitted Signs Per Sign District
Article I General Regulations

§ 185-1 Purpose.

§ 185-2 Conformity required.

§ 185-3 Definitions.

Article II Use Districts

§ 185-4 Districts enumerated.

§ 185-5 Zoning Map.

§ 185-6 Determination of district boundaries.

Article III Use Regulations

§ 185-7 Compliance required.

§ 185-8 General prohibitions.

§ 185-9 Schedule interpretation.

Article IV Density Regulations

§ 185-10 Nonconforming lots.

§ 185-11 Number of buildings on a lot.

§ 185-12 Front yard requirements.

§ 185-13 Exceptions to height limitations and minimum yard requirements.

§ 185-14 Lots containing two or more dwellings.

§ 185-15 Lot size reduction; exceptions.

§ 185-16 Setback from streams and ponds.

§ 185-17 Maximum occupancy in multifamily dwelling.

Article V Special Regulations

§ 185-18 Nonconforming buildings, structures, and uses.

§ 185-19 Accessory buildings and structures.

§ 185-20 Signs.

§ 185-21 Parking, loading and driveway requirements.

§ 185-22 Industrial District performance controls.

§ 185-23 Earth removal regulations.

§ 185-24 Floodplain District.

§ 185-25 Lots adjacent to railroads.

§ 185-26 Obstruction of view on corner lots.

§ 185-27 Storage and display of used materials.

§ 185-28 Sidewalks.

§ 185-29 Curbing.

§ 185-30 Tree planting.

§ 185-31 Site plan and design review.

§ 185-32 Foundation grading.

§ 185-33 Swimming pools.

§ 185-34 Sales and storage from truck trailers.

§ 185-35 Screening.

§ 185-36 Impervious surfaces.

§ 185-37 Accessory scientific uses.

§ 185-38 Multifamily and flexible development.

§ 185-39 Uses accessory to dwellings.

§ 185-40 Water Resource District.

§ 185-41 Hazardous uses.

§ 185-42 Biotechnology uses.

§ 185-43 Open space development.

§ 185-44 Wireless Communications Services District.

§ 185-45 Administration and enforcement.

§ 185-46 Growth management.

§ 185-47 Adult entertainment establishment districts.

§ 185-48 Senior Village Overlay District.

§ 185-49 Medical Marijuana Use Overlay District.

§ 185-50 Residential VII Zoning District.