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Proposed Ordinance Amendments

Public Hearing Regarding Proposed Amendment to Alcohol Ordinance

UPDATE:   The Forsyth County Board of Commissioners will hold a second Public Hearing on this matter at their March 2, 2017 Regular Meeting. 


 

Notice is hereby given that the Forsyth County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing to consider an amendment to Chapter 6, “Alcoholic Beverages,” of the Code of Forsyth County, Georgia, otherwise known as Forsyth County Ordinance Number 68, at the Board’s meeting on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. 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 proposed revisions that will provide that violations of those regulations concerning non-traditional tobacco paraphernalia shall serve as grounds for imposing penalties, to include alcohol license revocation; to provide for severability; to repeal conflicting ordinances; and for other purposes.  All Forsyth County residents and any other affected and/or interested persons are invited and encouraged to attend.  A copy of the proposed Ordinance is on file with the Clerk in the Forsyth County Administration Building at 110 East Main Street, Cumming, Georgia 30040 and will be made available upon request.  All Forsyth County residents and any other affected and/or interested persons are invited and encouraged to attend.

 

Forsyth County Board of Commissioners

 

A Public Hearing on this matter was held previously on February 2, 2017. 

 

Click here to view the proposed amendment.

 

Public Hearing Regarding Proposed Amendment to the Tree Protection and Replacement Ordinance

Notice is hereby given that the Forsyth County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing regarding proposed changes to the Forsyth County Tree Protection and Replacement Ordinance on Thursday, March 2, 2017, at 5:00 p.m. The purpose of the public hearing shall be to present proposed changes modifying sections relating to the critical root zone, Site Density Factor standards and size criteria for specimen trees, and to receive public comment concerning the proposed draft modifications. All residents and any other affected or interested persons are invited and encouraged to attend.

 

This hearing will be held in the Forsyth County Administration Building, 110 East Main Street, Suite 220 (Commissioners Meeting Room on 2nd Floor), Cumming, Georgia, 30040.

If you have any questions, please contact staff at 770-781-2115 during regular business hours (8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.).

Click here to see proposed ordinance

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