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City Council

 

Members:       Seven (7) members elected by registered voters of the city. Six are to be elected

                                by wards and the mayor is elected at large.

 

Type:               Governing body of the city as set forth in Section 3.01 of the city charter

 

Meets:             2nd and 4th Mondays and for special called meetings. Meetings are held in 
                                 Council
Chambers 207 W. Second Avenue, Franklin, Va.

 

Terms:             4 Years for Council members, 2 years for Mayor

 

Duties:             Legislative, executive and administrative authority of the City of Franklin

 

Ms. Raystine D. Johnson, Mayor – At Large

307 Pine Street

Franklin, VA  23851

757 562-7249

July 1, 2004 – June 30, 2008

July 1, 2008 – June 30, 2012

July 1, 2012 – June 30, 2014

July 1,2014 - June 30, 2018

Mr. Barry Cheatham – Vice Mayor

Ward 1

135 Bobwhite Lane

Franklin, VA  23851

757-569-9747

July 1 2008 – June 30, 2012

July 1, 2012 – June 30, 2016

Mr. Benny Burgess

Ward 2

409 N. College Drive

Franklin, VA  23851

757 569-8776

757 569-8156 – Office

July 1, 2008 – June 30, 2012

July 1, 2012 – June 30, 2016

 

 

Mr. Gregory McLemore

Ward 3

204 Madison Street

Franklin, VA  23851

 

July 1, 2010 – June 30, 2014

July1, 2014 - June30,2018

 

Ms. Mona Murphy

Ward 4

608 Walnut Street

Franklin, VA  23851

757 569-1524

July 1, 2012 – June 30, 2016

Mrs. Mary Hilliard

Ward 5

1508 West Circle

Franklin, VA 23851

757 562-7237

July 1, 2002 – June 30, 2006

July 1, 2006 – June 30, 2010

July 1, 2010 – June 30, 2014

July 1, 2014 - June 30, 2018

Mr. Frank W. Rabil

Ward 6

101 Beechwood Drive

Franklin, VA  23851

757 651 9697

July 1, 2014 – June 30, 2018