Forsyth County Response to COVID-19

Information on County Departmental operations, online services and closures can be found here:  This page also contains links to state and national resources and information regarding the statewide Shelter in Place order.

The Forsyth County Board of Voter Registrations and Elections will hold their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, April 7, 2020 at 9:00 a.m., via teleconference pursuant to O.C.G.A.  50-14-1(g).  The meeting will be livestreamed on the County’s website and on TV Forsyth, Comcast channel 23 and AT&T channel 99.  For more information, click here. 

Forsyth County closely monitoring ongoing COVID-19 pandemic

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Forsyth County has announced various closures, cancellations and postponements. Senior Centers and Recreation Centers will be closed beginning at 5 p.m. on Friday, March 13. These facilities are planned to reopen on Monday, March 30.

The following public events have been cancelled or postponed.

Parks and Recreation Activities: Athletic complexes are closed, and all games are cancelled or postponed.

Public Information Open Houses: Matt Community Park, March 16 & 17 – postponed
                                                           Sawnee Mountain Preserve, March 26 – postponed

Keep Forsyth County Beautiful: Great FoCo Cleanup, March 21 – postponed

Senior Services:  Senior Expo, April 18 – postponed

“Forsyth County is committed to maintaining a safe and healthy community,” said Forsyth County Board of Commissioners Chairman Laura Semanson.

“After careful consideration, we have made the decision to close these facilities as well as postpone or cancel specific public events with the well-being of our residents in mind. We encourage residents to follow CDC guidelines to help reduce the spread of COVID-19.”

Forsyth County is monitoring the ongoing pandemic and any updates regarding closures or postponements will be posted on online at as well as on the county’s Facebook and Twitter pages. 

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     Address: 110 East Main Street
    Cumming GA 30040
     Phone: 770-781-2101
     Email: Contact Us

    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.