Franklin County is located in Florida’s Northwestern Panhandle approximately 80 miles southwest of the State capitol, Tallahassee. The county is comprised of 545 square miles and 348,800 acres making it one of the State’s largest counties. Franklin County serves more than 11,000 residents.
Franklin County Solid Waste & Recycling provides solid waste, hazardous waste disposal and recycling opportunities for Franklin County, Florida.
Franklin County Animal Control educates the public as well as enforces county and state laws dealing with domestic animals in our county. Animal Control Officers respond to many calls each day that consist of trap requests, check welfare, running at large, injured animals, barking dog complaints, vicious animals, or animal bites just to name a few.
Franklin County Parks & Recreation seeks to enrich the quality of life of the citizens we serve by providing safe and accessible facilities and programs which promote physical, mental and social activities. We get people especially kids, outside, active, and connected to the community. As we do this, there will be an increase in the wellness of our residents.
Important Notices & Announcements
Youth Football League Schedule
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Updated Animal Control Ordinance
Click here to view the updated Animal Control Ordinance of Franklin County Florida (Ord. No. 2017-07).
Franklin County’s goal is to maintain clean and safe roadsides. The uncontrolled and unsanitary right-of-way disposal of debris by residents in unincorporated areas, is strictly prohibited by Franklin County Ordinance No. 2016-06. Any person violating any provision of this ordinance is subject to penalties. Click here for additional details.