February 07, 2019

New County Election Board & Solicitor Appointed & Candidate Packets Now Available

Due to the three current County Commissioners running for re-election, President Judge Carol L. Van Horn has signed an Order of Court appointing members of the Franklin County Board of Elections for the year 2019.

February 04, 2019

Franklin County Employee of the Month for January 2019

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

January 18, 2019

Franklin County Working to Address Homelessness

Franklin County is conducting a Point-In-Time Count between January 23rd and 24th. This count will help to identify, understand, and better address the needs of those who are currently experiencing homelessness.

January 14, 2019

Franklin County Preserves 132 Acres of Farmland

The Franklin County Board of Commissioners preserved two more Franklin County farms through the Pennsylvania Agricultural Conservation Easement Purchase Program.

December 20, 2018

Franklin County Employee of the Month for December 2018

The Franklin County Commissioners on behalf of the STAR Committee proudly present the Employee of the Month award to Ms. Misty Weaver.

December 19, 2018

Save-A-Vet, Save-A-Pet Program Matches Rescue Dog with Local Veteran

Franklin County Veterans Affairs recently presented a local veteran with a trained service dog through the Operation Save-A-Vet, Save-A-Pet program.

December 13, 2018

Demolition Begins on Future Site of Franklin County Judicial Center

The Board of Commissioners took part in a ceremonial first strike at the project site on North Main Street signifying the start of the demolition phase of the Court Facility Improvement Project.

December 11, 2018

Free Naloxone to be Distributed on December 13 as Part of Stop Overdoses in PA: Get Help Now Week

Naloxone will be available for free to any Pennsylvanian at nearly 80 locations across the state on Thursday, December 13 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

December 10, 2018

Inter-county Agreement Increases 9-1-1 Connection Reliability and Saves Money

Franklin County entered into a grant agreement with the Commonwealth of PA/PA Emergency Management Agency for statewide interconnectivity funding.

December 10, 2018

Franklin County Grant Supports Waynesboro Industrial Museum

The Waynesboro Area Industrial Heritage Trust is one of twelve 2018 Franklin County Tourism and Quality of Life Enhancement Grant recipients.