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Franklin is an independent city located in the Commonwealth of Virginia. It is considered a county-equivalent.
- Main article: Evaluation of Virginia county websites
- Current budget is published.
- City council members listed with contact information.
- Meeting agendas are posted.
- Administrative officials are listed with contact information.
- Contract bids and proposals are posted, but current contracts are not available.
- Financial audits are available.
- Meeting minutes available, but they appear only to go up to 10/6/08.
- Tax rates are posted, but no other tax info.
- Information is not provided on building permits and zoning.
- Does not include information on Taxpayer-funded lobbying associations.
- Does not include information on how to request public records under the Virginia Freedom of Information Act.