Franklin County, Pennsylvania

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Administrative Officials Y
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Audits N
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Lobbying N
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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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