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Forsyth County Offices and Facilities Closing at 3 p.m. Friday; Closed Saturday and Sunday

Forsyth County Offices and Facilities Closing at 3 p.m. Friday; Closed Saturday and Sunday
January 6, 2017: Due to current weather conditions, all general Forsyth County government offices will close today at 3 p.m. This early closure includes county government offices, the Forsyth County Courthouse and Courthouse Annex, the Animal Shelter, recycling convenience centers, Senior Services, and Forsyth County Parks & Recreation’s indoor and gated facilities. All Parks & Recreation programs and activities are cancelled.   Additionally, Forsyth County Parks & Recreation’s indoor and gated facilities, the recycling convenience centers and the Animal Shelter will be closed to the public Saturday and Sunday. All Parks & Recreation programs and activities are cancelled Saturday and Sunday.

Forsyth County Receives National Awards

Forsyth County Receives National Awards
The National Association of County Information Officers (NACIO) has recognized the Forsyth County Fire Department 2014 Annual Report, the county’s new website and the county’s recent branding initiative and new logo. All three projects garnered accolades through the 2016 NACIO Awards of Excellence.   The Forsyth County Fire Department 2014 Annual Report received the award of Meritorious in the competition’s annual reports category. The Forsyth County Fire Department Annual Report contains information about the fire department’s divisions, stations, apparatus, the year in review and more. The 2014 report can be viewed online at forsythco.com. Printed copies of the most recent annual ...

Forsyth County Director of Communications Earns Certified Public Communicator Certification

Forsyth County Director of Communications Earns Certified Public Communicator Certification
Gardner becomes second in Georgia to complete the program   Forsyth County government Director of Communications Jodi Gardner earned the designation of Certified Public Communicator in July, as she completed Texas Christian University’s CPC Program in Fort Worth, Texas. Gardner is just the second Certified Public Communicator in the state of Georgia.   “I’m extremely proud of Jodi and her accomplishments; earning the Public Communicator Certification is one of many,” said Forsyth County Manager Doug Derrer. “Jodi is a perfect example of a highly skilled professional who chose to serve the community and does so with great pride and unwavering ...

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