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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.

Polls Open November 8 for General Election and Special Elections

Polls Open November 8 for General Election and Special Elections
Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, November 8 for the General Election and Special Elections. Voters must go to their designated polling place to vote on Election Day. Please verify your Election Day polling place at forsythco.com or www.mvp.sos.ga.gov prior to heading out to vote. For all in-person voting, remember to bring one of the six acceptable forms of photo identification. Please note there is no voting of any kind the Monday prior to any election. Ballots consist of federal, state and local offices as well as four proposed Constitutional Amendments and two local ...

Advance Voting for November 8 General Election and Special Elections in Final Week

Advance Voting for November 8 General Election and Special Elections in Final Week
Advance Voting for the November 8 General Election and Special Elections will run through Friday, November 4. Forsyth County registered voters may cast their ballots this week during the third and final week of Advance Voting at one of five locations during the hours listed below. Advance Voting Hours and Locations The Week Before Election Day (October 31-November 4), from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Cumming City Hall, 100 Main Street, Cumming, Georgia 30040 Hampton Park Library, 5345 Settingdown Road, Cumming, Georgia 30041 Midway Park Community Building, 5100 Post Road, Cumming, Georgia 30040 Sharon Springs Park Community Building, 1950 Sharon Road, Cumming, Georgia 30041 ...

Advance Voting for November 8 General Election and Special Elections is Underway

Advance Voting for November 8 General Election and Special Elections is Underway
Advance Voting for the November 8 General Election and Special Elections will be offered weekdays for three weeks, October 17 through November 4 and Saturday, October 29. Forsyth County registered voters may cast their ballots during Advance Voting at one of five locations during the hours listed below: Advance Voting Hours and Locations Weekdays October 17-28, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, October 29 and the Week Before Election Day (October 31-November 4), from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.   Cumming City Hall, 100 Main Street, Cumming, Georgia 30040 Hampton Park Library, 5345 Settingdown Road, Cumming, Georgia 30041 Midway Park Community Building, ...

Register to Vote by October 11 for the November 8 General Election and Special Elections

Register to Vote by October 11 for the November 8 General Election and Special Elections
The voter registration deadline for the Nov. 8 General Election and Special Elections is Tuesday, Oct. 11. Forsyth County residents wishing to register to vote or to change their name and/or address on the voter registration list may do so online by visiting the Georgia Secretary of State’s Online Voter Registration System before 11:59 p.m. on Oct. 11 (you must have a valid GA driver's license or ID number) at registertovote.sos.ga.gov. You may also submit a registration/change by mail. A completed and signed Voter Registration Application must be postmarked on or before Oct. 11 in order to meet the deadline. ...

Polls Open Tuesday, July 26 for County Commission District 5 Republican Primary Runoff

Polls Open Tuesday, July 26 for County Commission District 5 Republican Primary Runoff
The five polls listed below will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 26 for the County Commission District 5 Republican Primary Runoff. Forsyth County registered voters residing in District 5 who either did not vote in the May 24 Primary, voted a NonPartisan Ballot in the May 24 Primary or voted a Republican Ballot in the May 24 Primary may vote in the Runoff. Those registered voters residing in District 5 who voted a Democratic Ballot in the May 24 Primary are not eligible to vote in the Runoff.     Voters residing in ...

Advance Voting for the July 26 County Commission District 5 Republican Primary Runoff to be Held Saturday, July 16, and July 18-22

Advance Voting for the July 26 County Commission District 5 Republican Primary Runoff to be Held Saturday, July 16, and July 18-22
Advance Voting for the July 26 County Commission District 5 Republican Primary Runoff will be held tomorrow, Saturday, July 16, and Monday through Friday, July 18-22 at one polling place – the Forsyth County Administration Building located at 110 E. Main Street in Cumming.   Forsyth County registered voters residing in District 5 who either did not vote in the May 24 Primary, voted a NonPartisan Ballot in the May 24 Primary or voted a Republican Ballot in the May 24 Primary may cast their ballot on Saturday, July 16, and Monday through Friday, July 18-22, during the final ...

Advance Voting for the July 26 County Commission District 5 Republican Primary Runoff is Underway

Advance Voting for the July 26 County Commission District 5 Republican Primary Runoff is Underway
Advance Voting for the July 26 County Commission District 5 Republican Primary Runoff will be offered weekdays for three weeks, July 5-22, and Saturday, July 16 at one polling place – the County Administration Building located at 110 E. Main Street in Cumming.   Forsyth County registered voters residing in District 5 that either did not vote in the May 24 Primary, voted a NonPartisan Ballot in the May 24 Primary or voted a Republican Ballot in the May 24 Primary may cast their ballot during Advance Voting at the County Administration Building located at 110 E. Main Street in Cumming ...

Polls Open May 24 for General Primary and NonPartisan General Election

Polls Open May 24 for General Primary and NonPartisan General Election
Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, May 24 for the General Primary and NonPartisan General Election. Voters must go to their designated polling place to vote on Election Day. Please verify your Election Day precinct at forsythco.com prior to heading out to vote. For all in-person voting, remember to bring one of the six acceptable forms of photo identification. Please note there is no voting of any kind the Monday prior to any election. Schools No Longer Serve as Election Day Polling Places If you previously voted at a school, visit forsythco.com or www.mvp.sos.ga.gov to ...

Advance Voting for May 24 General Primary and NonPartisan General Election in Final Week

Advance Voting for May 24 General Primary and NonPartisan General Election in Final Week
Advance Voting for the May 24 General Primary and NonPartisan General Election will run through Friday, May 20. Forsyth County registered voters may cast their ballot during the final third week of Advance Voting at one of five locations during the hours listed below. Advance Voting Hours and Locations The Week Before Election Day (May 16-20), from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.  Cumming City Hall, 100 Main Street, Cumming, Georgia 30040 Hampton Park Library, 5345 Settingdown Road, Cumming, Georgia 30041 Midway Park Community Building, 5100 Post Road, Cumming, Georgia 30040 Sharon Springs Park Community Building, 1950 Sharon Road, Cumming, Georgia 30041   The Advance Voting ...

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