Forsyth County Response to COVID-19

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The three winners of the Forsyth County Fire Department’s 2019 Fire Safety Poster Contest were recognized during the May 16 Board of Commissioners meeting. The winners from each poster theme category are:

  • “Stay Low and Go” - Sasha Biran, a student at Daves Creek Elementary
  • “Two Ways Out” - Seth Landers, a student at Whitlow Elementary
  • “Firefighters Are Our Friends” - Kayal Subramanian, a student at Daves Creek Elementary

All three winners will be treated to a pizza party with their classmates and local firefighters and will receive a certificate of accomplishment from Forsyth County Fire Chief Barry Head. The artwork of the three winners and three runners-up will be displayed in county buildings. 

The annual Fire Safety Poster Contest is open to all third-grade students in Forsyth County public, private and homeschools. This was the ninth year the contest was held.

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    Cumming GA 30040
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    Our Mission

    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. 

    Our Vision

    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.