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Welcome to Franklin

 Vision Statement

 By the year 2030, the City of Franklin, Virginia will maintain our small city identity, heritage, and beauty while being a regional hub for economic opportunities, top-class education, a job-ready workforce, and balanced housing options.

News & Announcements

October 31, 2017
HRTPO Active Transportation Survey This survey kicks off Linking Hampton Roads, our region’s first Active Transportation Plan. “Active Transportation” is defined as all forms of human-powered transportation, including connections to transit. The... Read More
October 26, 2017
This is the 2017 Holiday Trash Pickup Schedule through Thanksgiving. The Christmas schedule will be in a separate file distributed later.  Read More
August 17, 2017
This is a page dedicated to updates and information concerning the Southampton County Courthouse Project. The links in the sidebar to the right are helpful information concerning the project. We will try to keep this as up to date as... Read More
February 24, 2017
Check out the NEW City of Franklin GIS Viewer!! Read More
July 7, 2016
These are new rules that take effective July 1, 2016  Read More
February 4, 2016
The 2015-2025 CIty of Franklin Comprehensive Plan Read More