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Vision Statement

In the year 2030, the City of Franklin, Virginia will be known as...

A city that inclusively recognizes and embraces the racial and cultural diversity of its community

A city that is business friendly and invites diversified business development leading to economic opportunity for its citizens

A city that provides its citizens with a high quality public education

A city that acknowledges and finds solutions to the leading social issues that affect the quality of life

A city that encourages its citizens to participate in an open, inclusive and visionary government

A city that is financially sound and responsible while preserving its aesthetic appeal and sustaining quality services to the public provided by committed employees and talented citizens

A city that has meaningful and productive partnerships with agencies and neighboring communities in order to develop more efficient ways to enhance services

A city with progressive growth and development that embraces its history, beauty and sense of community