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Lumpkin Campground Rd. will be closed at the intersection of Harry Sosebee Rd. and Lee Castleberry Rd. beginning Tuesday, Aug. 10 to replace and install a stream crossing pipe for the construction of a new roundabout. This closure is expected to continue through the ... Read more...

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Vaccines available weekdays through District 2 Public Health in Forsyth County    Following a recent uptick in the number of COVID-19 cases, and reports of the virus’s Delta variant spreading, Forsyth County government leaders met with the County’s Emergency Management Agency Director, Northside Hospital Forsyth administration ... Read more...

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The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office Crisis Intervention Response Team (CIRT) provides mental health support to the community, farmers have easier access to agritourism opportunities and ground is broken for phase two of Lanierland Park. We cover these topics and more in this month’s episode of ... Read more...

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Forsyth County is continually working to improve our roads – click on the attached file of this article to view a status update on the many transportation projects underway! Thanks to the citizens of Forsyth County for approving both the Transportation Bond and SPLOST ... Read more...

Forsyth County Board of Commissioners Chairwoman and District 4 Commissioner Cindy Jones Mills speaks with Fleet Asset Manager Matt Suggs about his role with Forsyth County.  All episodes of The County Spotlight can be viewed online by clicking here and can be seen on Forsyth County's government ... Read more...

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Lauren Kane has joined Forsyth County government as director of the Department of Communications & External Affairs. Kane brings nearly 20 years of experience in public relations, advocacy and crisis management to the County.  “Lauren brings a wealth of experience to the County in many ... Read more...

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In June, Forsyth County received a Project of Excellence award from the American Society of Civil Engineers for the SR 369 widening and interchange project design in the Urban Transportation category. During their July 22 meeting, the Board of Commissioners recognized Forsyth County’s Department ... Read more...

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The County’s portion of the overall millage rate is 7.896 mills, which is the same as last year. During the meeting, the Board of Commissioners adopted a required resolution for all millage rates levied in the County, including the Board of Education. The board voted to ... Read more...

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  • August 2, 2021

Keisha Martin Chambless has been appointed as Chief Magistrate by the judges of the Forsyth County Superior Court. She will serve the remainder of retiring Chief Magistrate Walker Bramblett’s term, beginning July 30, 2021.   Chief Magistrate Chambless has served as a magistrate judge in Forsyth ... Read more...

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  • August 2, 2021

SR 141 (Peachtree Pkwy.) is a state-maintained road, but thanks to a partnership with the Ga. Dept. of Transportation, Forsyth County is now providing additional roadside grass mowing services, through contractors, to provide a more aesthetically pleasing appearance on SR 141 and other State ... Read more...