FPMS Referendum

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Preliminary Election Results are in from The City of Franklin and the FPMS Referendum passed with 52% of the vote. See results here.

Franklin Public School District would like to extend its gratitude to all of the community members, parents, and staff members who provided inputfor the Forest Park referendum by taking surveys, attending meetings and events, voting, and contacting the district for more information. The involvement of the district community was an essential component of the referendum planning and its success.

On November 8th, District residents of the Franklin Public School District will have the opportunity to vote on a referendum question regarding the construction of a new Forest Park Middle School, which is Phase 2 of the District’s Facility Master Plan. Voters may choose to vote “yes” or “no” on the question. A referendum question will only be approved if more district voters vote “yes” than those that vote “no”.

Phase 2 of our current facilities Master Plan to build a new middle school addresses the following needs:

  • Bringing 6th grade to Forest Park Middle School for increased educational opportunities.
  • Addressing capacity issues at Forest Park and our five elementary schools
  • Providing a classroom configuration that supports educational programming
  • Increasing the efficiency of Forest Park’s mechanical systems as well as the efficiency of the doors, windows and walls.

Voting Information


Absentee Ballots are currently available. Registered voters must complete an application for an Absentee Ballot before receiving a ballot in the mail or voting in person at the City Clerk's office. See www.myvotewi.gov to apply.

IN PERSON absentee voting only occurs during a two week period, beginning the third Monday before the election and ending the Friday before the election.


Polling Hours: 7 a.m .to 8 p.m.

Polling Locations:Aldermanic District/Ward Map

District 1 Franklin City Hall, 9229 W. Loomis Road Map
District 2 Franklin Law Enforcement Center, 9455 W. Loomis Road Map
District 3 The Polish Center of Wisconsin, 6941 S. 68th Street Map
District 4 Milwaukee County Sports Complex, 6000 W. Ryan Road Map
District 5 Milwaukee County Sports Complex, 6000 W. Ryan Road Map
District 6 St. Martin of Tours Church, 7963 S. 116th Street Map