Board of Supervisors


  • 1:30 pm
  • 3rd Tuesday of every month
  • Franklin County Government Center
    1255 Franklin Street
    Suite 104
    Rocky Mount, VA 24151


Lorie Smith, Gills Creek Supervisor for the Franklin County Board of Supervisors, would like to announce a community meeting to be held Monday, January 25 at 6:00 P.M. Lorie would like the opportunity to update her constituents on County matters and answer questions.    This meeting will be held virtually, via Zoom, due to COVID-19.  If interested in participating, complete the registration form, and you will receive an email with a Zoom link a few days before the meeting.  The form can also be found on the County’s website:

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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The Franklin County Board of Supervisors is composed of one member for each of the seven magisterial districts.

2020 Board of Supervisor Members

From left to right: Ronald Mitchell, Lorie Smith, Ronnie Thompson, Leland Mitchell, Tim Tatum, Mike Carter and Tommy Cundiff

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide services and leadership in order to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the citizens of Franklin County and to promote an outstanding quality of life. We will balance the needs and desires of the public with available resources while administering policies and ordinances in a fair and courteous manner. We will protect our community and environment, preserve our heritage, and anticipate future needs, demands, and opportunities.