Franklin County Commissioners
Franklin County high school seniors interested in pursuing a nursing career can apply for one of six $2,500 scholarships offered…
Franklin County has over 700 employees and between 10-15% are recognized each year for their career loyalty, according to County Commissioners.
In response to questions by Franklin County Free Press, commissioners reported the county received $14,000,311 in CARES Act funding.
The total property tax millage rate remains unchanged at 29.1 mills. This rate consists of general operating millage of 25.0 and debt service millage of 4.1.
The nomination form describes her as hardworking, an outside-of-the-box thinker, honest and trustworthy.
Monthly award winners become automatic candidates for Employee of the Year, an honor given in the first quarter of the following year.
Franklin County has a strong program in which police and mental health experts work together to keep the mentally ill…
Franklin County is closing its buildings to the public beginning Monday, except in rare cases, until the current Coronavirus crisis is over.
Here is the current list of new closures and cancellations as of March 20. Also included are events with altered hours and/or rules for participation.
The declaration allows staff to expedite activities related to emergency response and readies the county for federal funding for costs related to COVID-19.
Franklin County Commissioners recognized Verdona “Dee” Allison recently for over 20 years as a volunteer ombudsman, helping people living in long-term care.
Franklin County Commissioners passed a resolution extending the Keystone Opportunity Zone (KOZ) at Letterkenny Industrial Park.
Franklin County’s Director of Emergency Services John Thierwechter moves to a new role this month as the county’s assistant administrator.
The Franklin County Solicitor position provides legal counsel and advice for the Board of Commissioners.
The multi-faceted Franklin County Court Facility Improvement project is progressing on schedule and continues to be within budget according to Project Manager John Hart.
The budget does not increase the county real estate tax but does add an extra 1/4 mill to the library tax.
Makenzie Cleary, a 911 Dispatcher, received a prestigious award for her actions this summer in helping save a man’s life.
The Franklin County Commissioners recently approved the 2019-2020 Human Services Block Grant plan.
The Franklin County Commissioners recently signed a letter of intent for the sale of a county-owned .84-acre lot.