In response to COVID-19, FRCOG offices are closed from March 24 – April 7.

Staff are working remotely.

Building, plumbing and wiring inspectors are responding to emergencies only.

All meetings, workshops and forums are cancelled or have been changed to a call-in or video format.  Please look for emails from FRCOG staff about specific meetings or on our calendar

Email is likely the most efficient way to reach staff.  You can find our email addresses and other contact information here:

Annual FRCOG Bike Breakfast on Tuesday, May 17th

Bay State Bike Week is coming to Franklin County the week of May 14th through 22nd.  It is a statewide celebration of bicycle transportation.  The Franklin Regional Council of Governments (FRCOG) will host a breakfast on Tuesday, May 17th, from 7:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at the John W. Olver Transit Center located at 12 Olive Street in Greenfield.  There will be coffee, juice and light breakfast fare.  The event is a fun opportunity to share thoughts on bicycling.  The FRCOG will also be featuring information about bicycling in the region. Copies of the Franklin County Bike maps will be available. The maps highlight routes that are good for bicycling within the eastern, central or western areas of Franklin County.  The Franklin Regional Transit Authority will also have a bus available to try out loading a bike on the carrying rack. For further information please contact

2016 Bike Breakfast Poster