Blending commercial, retail, office, and residential development, Franklin Borough offers a vital and progressive community. Commercial development is largely clustered along the Route 23 corridor, stimulating the local economy and providing opportunities for employment close to home. Although Franklin provides a small-town ambiance with tranquil residential neighborhoods, outstanding cultural and entertainment attractions are available close to home. Locally, the world-famous Franklin Mineral Museum attracts visitors to exceptional displays and exhibits. Transportation efficiencies are ensured by Route 517 to Routes 15 and 23, which provide additional links to major regional highways. Recreational amenities include lush parks, playgrounds, athletic fields, league sports, tennis courts, a senior center, a golf course, and a swimming pond.