Franklin, New York
Franklin is a large town in Franklin County, New York. It is inside the Adirondack Park and is part of the North Country region. Franklin is around thirty five miles west of Plattsburgh, its closest city. The town covers a total area of one hundred and seventy-five square miles, a majority of which is uninhabited forestland. Its population, as of August of 2022, was 1,195. Franklin’s main hamlet isVermontville. It is the town’s main residential area and location of town offices and businesses. It was named as such because of the many residents of Vermont who moved there in the 1800’s.
Traffic Tickets in Franklin, New York
New York State Route 3 (NY-3) is the town’s main road. It runs through the town diagonally, heading northeast and southwest. It passes through the hamlet of Vermontville before leaving through the southern town line. This road meets several others as it crosses town. Those worth mentioning are County Route 4 (Alder Brook Road), County Route 26 (Port Kent-Hopkinton Turnpike), and County Route 60 (Gabriels-Onchiota Road). CR-4 enters from the east and meets NY-3 just south of the hamlet of Sugarbush. CR-26 runs north-east from NYS-3, serving most of the northern section of town. CR-60 enters from the west and passes by Rainbow Lake and the hamlet of Onchiota before meeting NY-3 near the center of town.
The Franklin Town Court will adjudicate all traffic tickets issued in town. There is no police department to conduct traffic patrols. Traffic citations are issued by the New York State Police and the Franklin County Sheriff’s Department. The authorities cite drivers for a wide range of offenses. The most common include speeding, disobeying a traffic control device, tailgating, and cell phone related offenses. If you were issued any ticket in Franklin, you may want to consider retaining an attorney to deal with your ticket. An attorney will be able to reduce the charge significantly and save you money in the long run.
The Benjamin Goldman Law Office
The Benjamin Goldman Law Office has operated in Franklin County since 2011. We have extensive knowledge of traffic law and experience with getting tickets dismissed or reduced to much lower-level violations. Our firm charges a one-time flat fee to handle your case in its entirety.. A consultation with an attorney from our firm is free of charge. You are welcome to reach out at your soonest convenience.
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