County Ordinances

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Proposed Ordinance Amendments

Amendment Correcting Language to the Sign Ordinance 74 (Municipal Code Chapter 66)

UPDATE:  At the August 17, 2017 Regular Meeting the Board of Commissioners approved the modifying Resolution correcting the language in the Sign Ordinance 74 (Municipal Code 66)

Notice is hereby given that on Thursday, August 17, 2017, at 5:00 p.m., the Forsyth County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing to consider an amendment to the County Sign Ordinance, otherwise referred to as Ordinance 74, as codified at Chapter 66 of Code of Forsyth County, Georgia. The public hearing will be held in the Commissioners’ Meeting Room, Suite 220 of the Forsyth County Administration Building. The purpose of the public hearing shall be for public review and comment concerning a proposed amendment to Section 66-116(a) in order to update the authorized locations for Electronic Message Boards; to repeal conflicting ordinances; to provide for the relocation of nonconforming sign that are removed due to condemnation with the ability to relocate on the same lot with the sign face and height remaining the same or decreasing; and for other purposes.  All Forsyth County residents and any other affected and/or interested persons are invited and encouraged to attend.

Forsyth County Board of Commissioners

Public Hearings were held on July 20, 2017 and August 17, 2017.

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