Posted on January 7, 2022

Franklin Township Seal

Please be advised that Ordinance 2022-01: “An Ordinance Amending the Revised General Ordinances of the Township of Franklin in the County of Hunterdon to Amend Chapter 220, “Land Use,” to Create Article XV “Cannabis Related Businesses”, and to Amend Chapter 322, “Taxation,” to Create Article II “Cannabis Transfer Tax”, was introduced at a regularly scheduled meeting of the Town Committee of the Township of Franklin, County of Hunterdon, on January 6, 2022.  A public hearing is to be held by the Town Committee of the Township of Franklin, County of Hunterdon, on February 10, 2022 at 7:30 PM Online at and/or at the Franklin Township Municipal Building, located at 202 Sidney Road, Pittstown, New Jersey, as outlined in the public notice attached to the ordinance.

At this time an opportunity will be given for all interested citizens to be heard.


Christine Burke, RMC, CMR, QPA

Township Clerk


Franklin Cannabis Ordinance summary (posted February 1, 2022)

New Jersey Summary of the Cannabis Regulatory Commission’s Initial Rules for the Personal-Use of Cannabis (posted February 1, 2022)

Example Location Map

NOTE: Map demonstrates lot size and county road access only.  It’s not an official zoning map. (Clarification update: February 17, 2022.)

UPDATE (January 24, 2022):  In respect to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and to ensure that the Township can accommodate all residents with an interest in attending the public hearing, the February 10th Town Committee Meeting and Public Hearing of Ordinance 2022-01 will take place Online at

Sunshine Notice for February 10th Town Committee Meeting

Participation Guidance for a Zoom Meeting – February 10th, 2022

Additional Information:

Scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: Town Committee

Time: Feb 10, 2022 07:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)


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Meeting ID: 812 7194 6525

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