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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

October 27, 2022
Downtown Franklin is a one stop shop for family Halloween fun! Join us on Thursday, October 27th for an evening of safe Halloween festivities! ~ 5-6pm: Trick or Treat with our Downtown Businesses ~ 6-7pm: Pumpkin painting at Franklin's... Read More
November 12, 2022
We invite you to shop all of our beloved local shops during the 2022 Holiday open house! In addition to downtown businesses being open, we will be hosting a craft fair at the Two Sisters event venue from 10am-4pm. The event will include... Read More
November 26, 2022
Join us in supporting local during Small Business Saturday! Stay tuned for more information. Read More
December 2, 2022
The City of Franklin is thrilled to present the 2022 Christmas Parade, which will be held on Friday December 2nd at 7pm. The theme for this year's parade is Gingerbread land! If you would like to participate, please complete the registration at... Read More
December 3, 2022
Join us at 10am in Historic Downtown Franklin for the Parade of Elves & the 2022 Holiday Market! Elves are to meet at Barrett's Landing at 10am where you will receive an elf hat & will march down Main St led by Santa himself! The parade will... Read More

News & Announcements

September 27, 2022
Please find a public notice at the link below regarding the Board of Equalization Read More
September 1, 2022
The City of Franklin is thrilled to present the 2022 Christmas Parade, which will be held on Friday December 2nd at 7pm. The theme for this year's parade is Gingerbread land! If you would like to participate, please complete the below... Read More
July 11, 2022
Parent Representatives Needed Read More
June 27, 2022
Tax Relief for the elderly and disabled. 65 years of age or older, permanently or totally disabled, income restrictions apply.  Read More
March 7, 2022
Franklin City’s Farmers’ Market is looking for vendors. Produce, bakers, canners, crafters, and artists. Click here for more information. 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
February 23, 2022
City of Franklin Quarterly Amnesty Collection Schedule 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