Village Named Outstanding Employer
Congratulations to the Village of Franklin Park for being named Outstanding Employer of the Year by Leyden High School. This award was given to recognize the Village for their dedication and service to the Leyden's Cooperative Education Program. The Village, along with several other area businesses, partner with Leyden to provide job opportunities for seniors through their Cooperative Education Program. The Village has had students working in the Building and Public Works Department and the Clerk’s Office. Students learn about specific responsibilities and services provided by the Village and gain valuable hands-on experience to help them in their future careers.
Let's Move! Franklin Park Visits DC
Village Trustees Cheryl McLean and Andy Ybarra attended the Let's Move! Cities,Towns and Counties event in Washington DC. They also attended a special session at the White House with First Lady Michelle Obama, who is championing the goal of solving the problem of childhood obesity within a generation..