Community Development

The Community Development Department plans for and administers grants awarded to the City for community and economic development projects. Responsibilities include:

  • Fiscal and programmatic administration of certain grant programs including the Community Development Block Grant Program, the Downtown Revitalization Loan Program, the Franklin Redevelopment Authority Loan Program, and the Oil Region Enterprise Zone Program, and several other miscellaneous grant programs, as directed by the City Manager.
  • Grant-related project administration.
  • Coordination with other City departments to ensure
    desirable planning and growth of the community.

  • Sheila Boughner, Community Development Director
    814.437.7841
    Email

  • Tracy Jamieson, Enterprise Zone Coordinator
    814.437.1485
    Email

  • DRAFT Bicycle Pedestrian Master Plan