Township of Franklin Announcements

Franklin Township: No Parking on Snow Emergency Routes

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AS A REMINDER: In anticipation of this week’s snowstorm (Tuesday 03/20/2018 into Wednesday, 03/21/2018), The Franklin Township Police Department and Department of Public Works would like to remind all residents that parking on snow emergency routes is prohibited. This allows crews to clear the roadways in a safe and efficient manner.

Municipal Ordinance 226-9 states, “Whenever snow has fallen and the accumulation is such that it covers the street or highway, an emergency shall exist and no vehicle shall be parked on the streets or highways…”

In the event that roadways become snow covered, vehicles that are parked on any of the below streets will be subject to summons and removal at the owner’s expense:

Abbot Road
Apgar Drive
Appleman Road
Arthur Avenue
Baier Avenue
Belmar Street
Bennington Parkway
Berger Street (JFK Blvd. to Arthur Ave)
Bloomfield Ave
Bunkerhill Road
Canal Road (Elm Street to Bunkerhill Road)
Canal Road (Griggstown Causeway to Georgetown-Franklin Turnpike)
Canal Road (Bunkerhill Rd to Griggstown Causeway)
Cedar Grove Lane
Central Avenue (South of Bennington Parkway)
Charles Street
Claremont Road
Clyde Road
Demott Lane
Douglas Avenue
Drake Road
Elizabeth Avenue
Elmwood Street
Foxwood Drive
Georgetown-Franklin Turnpike
Hamilton Street
Highland Avenue
Hillview Avenue (South of Bennington Parkway)
Irvington Avenue (Highland Ave to Elmwood St)
Johnson Road
Laurel Avenue
Link Road
MacAfee Road
Market Street
Matilda Avenue
Mettlers Road
New Brunswick Road
Phillips Road (Franklin Blvd to Baier Avenue)
Pierce Street
Shaw Drive
Somerset Street (North side from New Brunswick border to Main Street)
Union Ave (Laurel Ave to Shaw Drive)
Vanderbilt Avenue
Vliet Road
Weston Canal Road (Manville Causeway to Rt 287)
Weston Canal Road (Manville Causeway to Weston Road)
Weston Road
Willow Avenue (New Brunswick Rd to Easton Ave)
Winston Drive
Wortman Street (Welshes Lane to Amwell Road)

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