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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, first-class education, a job-ready workforce, and balanced housing options.




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Coming Up

April 20, 2024
Franklin's Market on Main offers a variety of fresh produce, meats/seafood, baked goods, locally made products and more. Check our Facebook page for a weekly list of vendors. We always encourage you to take a stroll through Downtown Franklin to... Read More
June 20, 2024
🎶🌟 Exciting News! Join us for the City of Franklin's Third Thursdays Concert Series! 🌟🎶 Get ready to groove to the rhythm of live music every third Thursday of the month! 🎵 From soulful melodies to energetic beats, we're bringing the best... Read More
June 22, 2024
Join us for a joyous celebration commemorating Juneteenth, Saturday, June 22, 2024, from 12:00 PM - 5:30 PM. This event is a time for reflection, education, and community gathering. All are welcome to participate in the festivities! Activities... Read More
July 3, 2024
The City of Franklin and Blackwater Community Events are thrilled to co-host the 2024 Independence Day Celebration! We hope you and your family will join us in Downtown Franklin for an evening of fun, festivities, and fireworks! The celebration... Read More
September 27, 2024
🚚🎶 Get ready to groove and grub at our ultimate Food Truck Rodeo! 🌮🎸 Join us for a day of delectable delights and live music that'll make your taste buds dance and your feet tap! 🎉 Indulge in a feast of flavors from the finest food trucks... Read More
September 28, 2024
🍁✨ Calling all craft enthusiasts and autumn admirers! 🎨🍂 Join us for the City of Franklin Fall Festival, where creativity meets the colors of fall! ✨🍁 🎨🍁 Explore a vibrant array of handmade treasures and one-of-a-kind creations crafted by... Read More

News & Announcements

May 17, 2024
The City of Franklin would like to remind property owners that the real estate reassessment notices for the 2024 tax year will be mailed out May 13, 2024. Anyone wishing to schedule an appointment to discuss their new assessment with the Assessors... Read More
May 3, 2024
The City of Franklin is seeking an experienced professional to serve as City Manager, the Chief Administrative Officer responsible for directing programs and operations of the City government. Click here to review the recruitment profile that... Read More
November 28, 2023
The following is the 2024 calendar year Franklin CPMT meeting notice. All meetings are held at the Franklin City Department of Social Services, located at 306 N. Main St., Franklin, VA 23851 at 2:00 PM on the 2nd Tuesday/monthly. Meetings are... Read More
October 19, 2022
LIHWAP will be available to eligible Virginia resident beginning October 17, 2022. LIHWAP will be available through September 2023 or until funds are depleted.  Read More
September 27, 2022
Please find a public notice at the link below regarding the Board of Equalization Read More
July 11, 2022
Parent Representatives Needed Read More
March 4, 2022
Notice of meter changes Read More
February 24, 2022
For more information on the hazard mitigation public meeting, please see the attached flyer. Read more  Read More
August 6, 2021
For more information on the Rent Relief Program please see the attached document. Read More
August 6, 2021
For a list of eligible Rent Relief Program Zip Codes please see the attached document. Read More
August 6, 2021
For tips on applying to the Rent Relief Program please see the attached document. Read More
July 14, 2021
For more information on the Hazard Mitigation public meeting please see the attached flyer. Read More