Forsyth County Response to COVID-19

Information on County Departmental operations, online services and other resources can be found here:

Various Forsyth County Boards and Commissions will be meeting via teleconference, pursuant to O.C.G.A. 50-14-1(g).  Please click here for information on how to view, access and participate in these meetings.


Forsyth County Sidewalks & LGP's

All sidewalks within Forsyth County’s right of way are to be inspected by the Engineering Department’s Soil Erosion Inspectors. No sidewalk is to be poured without this inspection.  Allow up to 24 hours for all sidewalk inspections.

If building lot requires an LGP plan, a final LGP inspection will be required by the Engineering Department’s Soil Erosion Inspector prior to CO (Certificate of Occupancy) being issued.  Allow up to 72 hours for all LGP inspections.

Refer to Engineering Standard #140 for additional sidewalk information.

Engineering Standard #140 Sidewalks

Erosion & LGP Inspection Request Form

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.