July 26, 2018

Experts Urge Prevention and Control of Invasive Species: Poison Hemlock, Spotted Lanternfly

Franklin and Cumberland County Commissioners co-hosted an educational briefing on poison hemlock and spotted lanternfly, two invasive species threatening South Central Pennsylvania.

July 24, 2018

2018 Franklin County Tourism and Quality of Life Enhancement Grant Announced

The Franklin County Commissioners are pleased to announce a 2018 Franklin County Tourism and Quality of Life Enhancement Grant funding opportunity.

July 17, 2018

County Approves Funding for Greencastle Sidewalk Improvements

The Borough of Greencastle will receive $55,000 in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds for reconstruction and/or installation of curb ramps along Williamson Avenue.

July 17, 2018

Commissioners Presented with Report on Student Health and Wellness

Healthy Communities Partnership presented the results of the 2017 Franklin County PAYS data to the Franklin County Commissioners this morning.

July 10, 2018

State Recognizes Franklin County Jail Program as Model for other Counties

Program Increases Success for Inmates with Opioid and Alcohol Use Disorder, Reduces Return to Jail

June 26, 2018

June 2018 Employee of the Month: Melissa Case

The Franklin County Commissioners, on behalf of the Special Thanks And Recognition (STAR) Committee, proudly present the Employee of the Month award to Ms. Melissa Case.

June 21, 2018

Franklin County Commissioners Voice Citizen Concerns and Oppose the Transource Project

The Franklin County Commissioners are responding to citizen concerns over the Transource Independence Energy Project, a high voltage transmission line that will pass through approximately 24 miles of Franklin County.

June 20, 2018

PEER Program Participants Graduate at Michaux Manor Living Center

The Franklin County Area Agency on Aging conducts Pennsylvania Empowered Expert Residents (PEER) training sessions at Michaux Manor Living Center located in Fayetteville, PA.

June 19, 2018

Community Event Raises Awareness for Early Childhood Development

Two hundred people gathered at the Capitol Theatre for Our Babies, Our Future: The Science Behind Early Childhood Education for Children and Families to hear Dr. Brenda Jones Harden speak on child development from age 0 - 3.

June 19, 2018

PA Program Brings Local Fruit and Vegetables to Franklin County Seniors

The USDA Pennsylvania Farmers Market Nutrition Program provides low-income seniors with a way to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables from participating local farmers.