County Ordinances

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Proposed Ordinance Amendments

Amendment to the Tree Protection and Replacement Ordinance

UPDATE:  The Forsyth County Board of Commissioners held a second Public Hearing on this matter at their April 13, 2017 Regular Meeting and adopted the 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, April 13, 2017, at 5:00 p.m. The purpose of the public hearing shall be to present proposed changes modifying sections relating to the criteria for specimen trees and minimum required trees per single family residential lots, 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.

A Public hearing on this matter was held previously on March 2, 2017.

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Public Hearing Regarding Proposed Amendment to Ordinance 88, Article VI (Municipal Code 18-185) Enforcement by the County Department of Water and Sewer

 

Notice is hereby given that the Forsyth County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing to consider an amendment to Ordinance 88 (Amendment B) as codified at Chapter 18, Article VI, Section 18-185 of Code of Forsyth County, Georgia, at the Board’s meeting on Thursday, May 4, 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 a proposed amendment to provide additional options to hand-deliver or mail, by both regular and certified mail, first violation notices to properties where violations of outdoor water use restrictions occur; 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.

 

Forsyth County Board of Commissioners

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