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Forsyth Remains State’s Healthiest County

Forsyth Remains State’s Healthiest County
For the fourth consecutive year, Forsyth County has been named the healthiest county in both metro Atlanta and the entire state – No. 1 among Georgia’s 159 counties! The distinction came as part of the annual County Health Rankings & Roadmaps study initiated by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. The rankings are based on county residents’ quality of life and length of life, and the report presents a series of other factors that help influence those criteria. Among those components are health behaviors (obesity, use of alcohol and tobacco, access to exercise ...

Watch the New Episode of “Forsyth in Focus”

Watch the New Episode of “Forsyth in Focus”
The new episode of “Forsyth in Focus” is now airing on TV Forsyth and features the opening of the newest phase of Sawnee Mountain Preserve, the groundbreakings for two new Forsyth County fire stations and more.   Watch the new episode now from the TV Forsyth On Demand section of the county website.   You can also watch the most recent episode of “Forsyth in Focus” by tuning in to TV Forsyth on Comcast channel 23 and AT&T channel 99 every day at 11 a.m. and 11 p.m., weekdays at 9 a.m. and Friday evenings at 8 p.m.

Forsyth County Government Offices to Close Friday, January 22 at 1 p.m.

Forsyth County Government Offices to Close Friday, January 22 at 1 p.m.
Friday, January 22, 2016: Due to current weather conditions, all general Forsyth County government offices will close today at 1 p.m. This early closure includes county government offices, the Forsyth County Courthouse, the Animal Shelter, recycling convenience centers, Senior Services, and Forsyth County Parks and Recreation’s indoor and gated facilities. All Parks and Recreation programs and activities are cancelled today.

New Episode of “Forsyth in Focus” now Airing on TV Forsyth

New Episode of “Forsyth in Focus” now Airing on TV Forsyth
The new episode of “Forsyth in Focus” is now airing on TV Forsyth and features the unveiling of the new Lady Justice sculpture at the Forsyth County Courthouse, the groundbreaking for an expansion on Georgia 400, an Employee Spotlight and more. Click here to watch the new episode.   You can also watch “Forsyth in Focus” by tuning in to TV Forsyth on Comcast channel 23 and AT&T channel 99 every day at 11 a.m. and 11 p.m., weekdays at 9 a.m. and Friday evenings at 8 p.m.

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    As trusted stewards of Forsyth County’s future, the elected officials and employees are dedicated to serving the community and to providing effective, professional public service with integrity and a commitment to excellence. 

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    Forsyth County is committed to providing and maintaining the most efficient, customer service-oriented county government possible. The county will be an innovative and strategic leader in providing essential and effective public services in a fiscally prudent and professional manner. By preserving and enhancing a high quality of life, Forsyth County will remain a healthy, safe and compelling place in which to live, work, recreate, visit and invest.