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Forsyth County Parks & Recreation’s Activity Guide for first half of 2022 is now available! The guide includes information on a wide variety of events, activities and programs offered from January through July. Residents can view the guide and register online at parks.forysthco.com.  Read more...

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  • December 2, 2021

The County is updating its comprehensive plan and needs residents’ input on what the future will look like for the community. The process of updating the plan, known as Foster Forsyth 2022, is a 12-month planning initiative. Learn more about Foster Forsyth in the ... Read more...

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Current Communications Officers to receive $2,500 bonus and new officers can receive sign-on bonuses The Forsyth County 911 Center is offering bonuses for current Communications Officers and offering hiring incentives for new officers to help recruit and retain top talent. The following incentive plan for ... Read more...

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Forsyth County Board of Commissioners Chairwoman and District 4 Commissioner Cindy Jones Mills speaks with Communications & External Affairs Director Lauren Kane about her 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 ... Read more...

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County and state leaders put a focus on transportation, community input is needed to update the County’s Comprehensive Plan and the County website gets a makeover. We cover these topics and more in this month’s episode of ‘Your Forsyth,’ a monthly short-segment video series and ... Read more...

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  • November 24, 2021

Forsyth County government offices will be closed Thursday, November 25, and Friday, November 26, in observance of Thanksgiving. This includes county offices, the animal shelter, Senior Services locations, recreation centers and recycling convenience centers. Read more...

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During their Nov. 23, 2021 work session, the Forsyth County Board of Commissioners approved plans for the installation of a raw water intake facility that will withdraw water directly from Lake Lanier through a new structure. More information on the project, including an FAQ ... Read more...

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In a ceremony held Saturday, Nov. 20, the Forsyth County Fire Department presented various awards and promoted 34 personnel during the department’s annual recognition ceremony. Family, friends and Fire Department staff attended the ceremony held at North Forsyth High School. Photos from the event ... Read more...

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Pups with Purpose program trains first therapy dog class During a ceremony held Nov. 17, The Forsyth County Pups with Purpose program introduced seven labradoodles that will serve as the program’s first therapy dog class. Photos from the ceremonial first training session with handlers, as ... Read more...

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Public meetings scheduled for Dec. 8, 14 and 15 Forsyth County will host three interactive public input meetings (two in-person, one virtual) in December as part of Foster Forsyth 2022, a 12-month planning effort that will culminate in a partial update to the County’s Comprehensive ... Read more...