Forsyth County Response to COVID-19:  Information on County Departmental operations, online services and other resources can be found here: Forsythco.com/COVID-19.

To view information on the vaccine distribution phases, please click here. To view the presentation from Forsyth County EMA regarding the County's initial plan for vaccine dispensing, please click here

At the present time, all Forsyth County Boards and Commissioners are meeting live and in-person, but with both remote viewing and (in the case of public hearings or public comment) remote participation opportunities. Please click here for information on how to view, access and participate in these meetings.

 

Proposed UDC Changes

                                        Upcoming Public Hearings                                        

 

Modifications to the UDC Related to Residential Design Standards for Single-family Attached and Multifamily Residential Developments - Third Hearing

Modifications to the UDC Regarding Conservation Subdivisions - Third Hearing

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGS 


The Forsyth County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing for the UDC modifications listed below on Thursday, March 4th, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. 

The public hearing will be held in the Forsyth County Administration Building, 110 East Main Street, Commissioners Meeting Room 220, Second Floor, Cumming, Georgia.  If you wish to speak at the public hearing before the Board of Commissioners, you will be required to provide your name and address to staff prior to speaking.  In addition, as a result of continued coronavirus restrictions, participation in the public hearings is also available by phone and virtually.  Information related to these alternative methods of participation may be found on the County’s website at www.forsythco.com or by contacting the Department of Planning and Community Development at 770-781-2115 ext. 2840. 

The UDC draft language may be viewed online or by visiting the Department of Planning & Community Development, 110 East Main Street, First Floor, Forsyth County Administration Building, Cumming, Georgia, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  
 
Amendments related to conservation subdivisions  Click here to view the draft

 


                                 Recently Passed Public Hearings                                   

 

Modifications to the UDC Related to Administrative Variances for Light Pole Height - First Public Hearing

Modifications to the UDC Related to Separation Distances Between Car Wash Businesses - First Public Hearing

Modifications to the UDC Related to Vehicle Sales and Repair - First Public Hearing

Modifications to the UDC Related to Compliance within the Coal Mountain Overlay - First Public Hearing

Modifications to the UDC Related to Backyard Chickens - Fourth Public Hearing

Modifications to the UDC Related to Master Planned District - First Public Hearing

Contact Us

 Address: 110 East Main Street
Suite 100
Cumming, GA 30040
 Phone: 770-781-2115
 Email: Contact Us

Our Mission

Our department's mission is to develop partnerships with all members of the community in an effort to provide valuable planning and development services that promote quality development and help create communities that will be enjoyed for generations to come.