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Update to Bicycle Transportation and Pedestrian Walkways Plan Approved

Update to Bicycle Transportation and Pedestrian Walkways Plan Approved
An update to the Forsyth County Bicycle Transportation and Pedestrian Walkways 2025 Plan was approved by the Board of Commissioners December 3, 2015. The county’s Bicycle Transportation and Pedestrian Walkways 2025 Plan was adopted in 2002 to foster the development of an interconnected network of bicycle and pedestrian facilities that meets Forsyth County’s future transportation mobility, serves recreation needs, promotes alternative means of transportation, and enhances the county’s overall quality of life. The plan was last updated in 2008. The purpose of the 2015 update was to track projects completed and planned for the county, determine the effectiveness in implementation ...

Project to Widen SR 400 in Forsyth County to Kick Off November 4 with Ceremonial Groundbreaking

Local and state officials will gather Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at 10 a.m. to ceremoniously break ground for a project that will widen State Route 400 in Forsyth County from McFarland Parkway to State Route 369. The work will add one lane in each direction.   The project is being made possible through a partnership between Forsyth County and the Georgia Department of Transportation. GDOT has contributed $13 million to this work and is managing the project. The remainder of the project funding – approximately $34.5 million – comes from the Forsyth County Transportation Bond. Approved by 63 percent ...

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