Public Health Officials Monitoring Coronavirus

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by...

Treasurer & County Clerk’s Offices Begin Transition to Campbell Building Facility

Franklin County Government is moving from the courthouse to the Campbell building at 901 Pubic Square.   The County...

Notice of Special County Board Meeting

In conformance with the Provisions of the Illinois Open Meeting Act (Illinois Compiled Statutes, Chapter 55, Paragraph...

Calendar of Events

Holiday - Washington's Birthday


Franklin County Government Offices will be closed in observation of President Washington's Birthday...

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Courthouse Decommissioning Ceremony


Date: Monday, February 17, 2020 Time: 2:30 PM Location: Franklin County Courthouse, Benton,...

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County Board Committee & Regular Meeting - February


County Board Committee Meetings Finance Road & Bridge Health & Safety Location:...

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In the Spotlight


County Employee Health Insurance Bids 

Bids Accepted Until November 13th, 2019. MORE

Primary Election 2020

Information on the 2020 Primary. MORE

New Courthouse Contruction

Click to access updates on progress. MORE

Jury Duty Notice

Status of Franklin County Jury Duty. More Info

Franklin County Upcoming Events

Join us for exciting events here in beautiful Franklin County. More Details