Board of Supervisors


Lorie Smith, Gills Creek Supervisor for the Franklin County Board of Supervisors, recently hosted a Town Hall Meeting on Monday, January 25 at 6:00 P.M.  Supervisor Smith took this opportunity to update her constituents on County matters and answer questions. The meeting was held virtually, via Zoom, due to COVID-19. 

To view her presentation please click here.

To view the Zoom Meeting please click here.  


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

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.