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Franklin County, Pennsylvania

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Budget Y
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Elected Officials P
Administrative Officials Y
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Permits, zoning N
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Audits N
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Contracts P
Lobbying N
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Public records
Local taxes P
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Franklin County is one of 67 counties in Pennsylvania. Franklin County, located in south-central Pennsylvania, has an estimated population of 129,313. Chambersburg is the county seat.

Website evaluation

Main article: Evaluation of Pennsylvania county websites

The good

  • Commissioners are listed but individual contact information is not provided.[1]
  • Meetings and agenda listed on calendar.[2] Minutes also available.[3]
  • Current bids for county services are listed online.[4]
  • Open records policy and form for making public records requests are posted.[5]

The bad

  • There may be no information on county audits, but you can get a Sale of Precious Metals Permit online.[6]
  • Building permit, zoning, and lobbying information not provided.

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