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During their Sept. 1 meeting, the Board of Commissioners commemorated Sept. 17, 2022, as the 235th anniversary of the signing of the United States Constitution. In 4,543 words, framed over 100 days, the Constitution defines the limitations on government, the checks and balances on which ... Read more...

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According to the Georgia Department of Public Health, all drug overdose deaths in Georgia increased by 55.9 percent from 2019 to 2021 with Fentanyl-related overdose deaths increasing in Georgia by 106.2% between May 1, 2020 and April 30, 2021. During their Aug. 18 meeting, the ... Read more...

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In response to the global COVID-19 pandemic, the Board of Commissioners instituted a temporary policy allowing remote (Zoom) participation at various County meetings where public input is received, such as Board of Commissioner and Planning Commission meetings. On July 7, 2022, the Board of Commissioners ... Read more...

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During their July 21 meeting, Forsyth County’s Board of Commissioners was recognized with the Humane Law Maker Award from the Humane Society of the United States. The award was given for their leadership and support of animal welfare in a recent vote to modify the ... Read more...

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Three public hearings to allow for public input The Forsyth County Board of Commissioners today announces its intention to maintain the County’s Maintenance & Operations, Bond and Fire millage rates currently in place with no change. Forsyth County continues to have millage rates among the ... Read more...

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During the annual State of the County event hosted in partnership with the Forsyth County Chamber of Commerce, Board of Commissioners Chairman and District 2 Commissioner Alfred John delivered an update on the County that covered a wide range of topics recapping milestones from the past ... Read more...

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Forsyth County Board of Commissioners and other members of Forsyth County government will reflect on the past year’s accomplishments and take a look ahead at key priorities for moving Forsyth County forward at the annual State of the County event on Tuesday, April 19, ... Read more...

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During a class of the Forsyth County Student Government Academy held on Thursday, Feb. 10, students learned about the work and responsibilities of state government. The students were joined by two of Georgia’s top leaders – State Supreme Court Justice Shawn Ellen LaGrua and Lt. Governor ... Read more...

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During their Jan. 21 meeting, the Board of Commissioners recognized high school students from across the county as the first members of the Forsyth County Student Government Academy. The Student Government Academy provides talented students the opportunity to learn about the innerworkings of the Forsyth ... Read more...

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Forsyth County resident and Senior Vice President of Jacobs Engineering Group Tom Meinhart has been elected to serve as an at-large citizen member on the Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC) after being nominated to the position by Forsyth County Board of Commissioners Chairwoman Cindy Jones ... Read more...