All LGP’s (Lot Grading Plan) are to be inspected by the Engineering Department's Soil Erosion Inspectors. Please call for the inspection 24 hours in advance to the Engineering Department number 770-781-2165

There are 5 items of information we will need for the inspection.

1.) Your name
2.) Your phone number
The project's name
The lot number
The building permit number. 

Please see the following links for additional information.  If you have any questions, please email Kevin Nix at

Engineering Land Lot Grading Plans (LGP) Checklist

LGP Application Form

Water and Sewer Lot Grading Plan Checklist

Contact Us

 Address: 110 East Main Street
Suite 120
Cumming, GA 30040
 Phone: 770-781-2165
 Fax: 770-781-2104
 Email: Contact Us

Our Mission

The Department of Engineering represents a functional grouping of divisions meeting a common goal - to provide for the county's infrastructure needs through proper placement and maintenance of roadways, drainage structures, pedestrian walks, and traffic control devices. Our mission is to put citizens first as we promote the health, safety, and welfare of the residents of Forsyth County.