Forsyth County Response to COVID-19

Information on County Departmental operations, online services and other resources can be found here:

Various Forsyth County Boards and Commissions will be meeting via teleconference, pursuant to O.C.G.A. 50-14-1(g).  Please click here for information on how to view, access and participate in these meetings.


Effective May 18, the County’s three dog parks located at Caney Creek Preserve, Windermere Parks and Fowler Park will reopen. The skate park located at Fowler Park will also open to the public on this date.

In addition, the following facilities will continue to remain open: 
Big Creek Greenway
Boat Launches
Disc Golf Courses
Passive Use Areas
Athletic Fields (no organized play)
Tennis Courts
Outdoor Basketball Courts (shooting hoops only, no organized games)
Track & Field at Fowler Park
Shady Grove Campground (limited RV and Glamping Usage only)
Restrooms (one central restroom per park)
Restroom at Big Creek Greenway Bethelview Trailhead 

Picnic Pavilions (non-reservation, less than 10 people)

The following facilities will remain closed until further notice: 
Central Park Recreation Center (2300 Keith Bridge Road, Cumming)
Fowler Park Recreation Center (4110 Carolene Way, Cumming)
Old Atlanta Park Recreation Center (810 Nichols Road, Suwanee)

Sawnee Mountain Preserve Visitor Center (4075 Spot Road, Cumming)

For updated information on park amenities and programs, please visit the Parks and Recreation tab on the County’s website. 

Please follow the CDC Guidelines for Visiting Recreational Areas when visiting a Forsyth County park.

    Contact Us

     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.