Editorial: Let’s hope city learned from Main Street Phase 1

Franklin is about to begin tearing up North Main Street again.

In the first phase of the project, residents and business owners experienced numerous problems. Will Phase 2 be deja vu? We certainly hope not.

Streets might not be sexy, but infrastructure is vital to the economic health of a community. Let roadways deteriorate and you quickly discourage investment and make it harder for existing companies to do business.

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