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The Forsyth County Department of Water and Sewer (FCDWS) is continuously monitoring water quality in Lake Lanier. As is customary during late summer, the County is beginning to see increased levels of naturally occurring minerals or compounds called Manganese, MIB and Geosmin.  While these minerals or compounds ... Read more...

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Program a part of a national fishing line recycling program Keep Forsyth County Beautiful has launched the first Monofilament Recycling and Recovery Program (MRRP) for the Lake Lanier and Upper Chattahoochee River watershed area. Monofilament is the most common type of fishing line and when left ... Read more...

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Gov. Brian P. Kemp, along with members of the Georgia Water and Sewer Infrastructure Committee and other state leaders, announced that Forsyth County has been awarded $32.6 million for future water and sewer infrastructure upgrades and projects. “Because we remained focused on protecting lives ... 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...