Franklin County Courthouse
Welcome to the Franklin County Government Website! This site has been developed to improve transparency and ensure the public has open access to all services and information available from Franklin County Government.
Rend Lake Bike Path
Bring your family to scenic Rend Lake to enjoy the outdoors. Take a walk or ride your bike on the bike path that stretch around the lake. Enjoy the outdoors with us in beautiful Franklin County!
Southern Illinois Art & Artisans Center
Make sure to visit the Southern Illinois Arts Center! View art exhibits and fine craft from around the State of Illinois.
Sail Boat Harbor
Enjoy several spacious boating facilities at Rend Lake like the Sail Boat Harbor. Bring the kids and enjoy fishing, boating, and outdoor adventures in beautiful Franklin County.
Enjoy a round of golf at one of the three golf courses located in Franklin County! Visit the Benton Country Club, West Frankfort Country Club or the Rend Lake Course!
Rend Lake Resort
Discover the beauty of Rend Lake in Franklin County by visiting www.rendlake.org. Several sites like the Rend Lake Resort pictured here are available for your use.
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Calendar of Events
Franklin County Government Offices will be closed in observation of Memorial Day.
4:00 PM - Finance Meeting 4:30 PM - Road & Bridge Meeting 4:45 PM - Health & Safety Meeting...
Finance Meeting - 4:00 PM Road & Bridge - 4:30 PM Health & Environment - 4:45 PM Location:...
In the Spotlight
Resolution to Protect the Middle Class
Click here to read the resolution passed by the Franklin County Board! More Details
Rend Lake Recreation
Check out information on Rend Lake Recreation from the Corps of Engineers! More Details
Free Text and E-mail Alert Programs
Disasters, emergencies and even sex offender notifications. FCSO & FCEMA offer free alerts sent right to your phone. More Details
Rend Lake Area Tourism Council
Learn more about the fun and festivites in Franklin County.