Forsyth County Response to COVID-19

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

The July 7, 6:30 p.m. Forsyth County Zoning Board of Appeals Work Session and 7:00 p.m. Regular Meeting/ Public Hearing shall be both in person and via teleconference pursuant to O.C.G.A. 50-14-1(g). The public notice listing the location and agenda for the Work Session is here, and public notice and agenda for the Regular Meeting/Public Hearing public hearing is here.

The public may physically attend these meetings. However due to COVID 19 concerns, remote viewing and participation is encouraged. Viewers may watch the Regular Meeting/Public Hearing on the County’s website:, as well as TV Forsyth, Comcast channel 23 and AT&T channel 99.  Both the Work Session and Regular Meeting/Public Hearing may be viewed on the Zoom app. Click here to access the Zoom link for remote watching. To learn how to  participate remotely in public hearings click here.


Audio only option: Residents without internet access can listen by calling (602) 333-0032 or (888) 270-9936 (US Toll Free), Conference code: 897630.  

Both reports can be viewed at


The 2016 Forsyth County Annual Report and 2016 Forsyth County Fire Department Annual Report are now available. Both annual reports provide information on recent projects, accomplishments and statistics.


The 2016 Forsyth County Annual Report includes county government projects and progress in 2016, highlights of the year and recent financial data.


“I hope this annual report – that includes everything from information about new facilities and parks to a breakdown of the county’s spending in 2016 – better familiarizes residents with their county government and all the great work our employees do,” said Interim County Manager Tim Merritt.


The 2016 Forsyth County Fire Department Annual Report offers an in-depth look at the fire department divisions, stations, equipment and the year in review.


“The Fire Department takes great pride in serving the citizens and in providing this annual report to the community. It is designed to offer better insight into the many services our personnel provide and how the department is funded,” said Fire Chief Danny Bowman.


Visit the Forsyth County website – – to view both publications online. Copies of both reports are available inside the Forsyth County Administration Building, located at 110 E. Main Street in downtown Cumming. The Forsyth County Fire Department Annual Report is also available at the Public Safety Complex, located at 3520 Settingdown Road, and all fire stations.



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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.