About FDC

Franklin Development Corporation Indiana

Restoring Beauty, Purpose in Franklin, Indiana

Our not-for-profit organization supports and encourages investment in core areas of the historic downtown and main corridors of our Central Indiana city. We incentivize the rehabilitation of existing, often historically relevant, structures to a higher standard.

Our programs are designed to

  • attract start-up businesses

  • support existing businesses

  • revitalize residences

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Franklin Development Corporation Indiana

OUR MISSION

Promote community betterment, primarily through economic development. 
OUR STRATEGIC PLAN

LEADERSHIP

Franklin Development Corporation Indiana
Franklin Development Corporation Indiana

Annual Reports

COMMUNITY BETTERMENT 

Through Economic Development

See how the Franklin Development Corporation has impacted the historic residential and business districts in Franklin, Indiana throughout the years.

2020
2019
2018
2017
2016

Calendars

Board Meetings

The Franklin Development Corporation Board conducts bi-monthly public meetings at 9 a.m. on the fourth Thursday of the month. 

LOCATION

Franklin City Hall
70 East Monroe Street
Franklin, Indiana 46131

DATES

Februar 16, 2023

April 20, 2023

June 15, 2023

August 17, 2023

October 19, 2023

December 7, 2023*

* Indicates a variation from the regular monthly meeting date.

Loan and Grant Committee Meetings

The Franklin Development Corporation Loan and Grant Committee meets bi-monthly at 3 p.m.

LOCATION

Third Floor
 Franklin City Hall
70 East Monroe Street
Franklin Indiana 46131

DATES

February 8, 2023

April 12, 2023

June 7, 2023

August 9, 2023

October 11, 2023

November 29, 2023

Site Visits

The Design Committee leads site visits on a bi-monthly basis from 3 to 5 p.m. The Design Committee will schedule a specific time to meet on-site with potential applicants to review the project's scope.

DATES

Jun 21, 2023

April 4, 2023

May 30, 2023

August 1, 2023

October 3, 2023

November 21, 2023

Application Deadlines

Applications are due by 4 p.m. on the dates listed below. Applications should be submitted to:

Krista Linke
Franklin Development Corporation
Third Floor, Franklin City Hall
70 East Monroe Street
Franklin, Indiana 46131


DATES

January 27, 2023

March 31, 2023

May 26, 2023

July 28, 2023

September 29, 2023

November 17, 2023