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Proposed Ordinance Amendments

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

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

 

UPDATE:   The Forsyth County Board of Commissioners will hold a second Public Hearing on this matter at their June 1, 2017 Regular Meeting.

 

Notice is hereby given that on Thursday, June 1, 2017, at 5:00 p.m., 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. 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 that will provide additional options (in addition to posting), to include hand-delivery and regular and certified mail, for notifying outdoor water use offenders of violations; 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

 

Note: The Board of Commissioners held a previous pubic hearing on this matter at their May 4, 2017 Regular Meeting.

Click here to view proposed amendment.

 

Public Hearing Regarding Proposed Amendment S to the Sign Ordinance 74 (Municipal Code Chapter 66)

 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

UPDATE:  The first public hearing was held on May 18, 2017.  A second public hearing is scheduled for June 1, 2017 and the Board also voted to move this item to the June 6, 2017 Work Session.  

Notice is hereby given that on Thursday, June 1, 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 (Ordinance 74 (Amendment S), 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 Sections 66-31 and 66-101 in order to update the applicable codes referenced in the description of the purpose of the ordinance, and to require the removal of additional existing signs in order certain nonconforming signs to be replaced, upgraded, or exchanged for or to an existing sign to an electronic message board; 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

A previous public hearing on this matter was held May 18, 2017.

Click here to view proposed ordinance amendment.

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