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Forsyth County Creates New Position to Serve as Liaison to Residents and Community

Forsyth County Creates New Position to Serve as Liaison to Residents and Community
Forsyth County Communications and External Affairs announced that Taylor Hall will serve in the newly created position of Community Communications Coordinator. In this role, Hall will manage the County’s community outreach activities and be a dedicated resource within the County government for residents and community groups alike. As Forsyth County increases in size and diversity, she will focus on new ways of engaging residents and stakeholders to ensure the County is accessible and responsive to all.  “Forsyth County is always striving to find new ways to serve our residents and to understand their needs and concerns,” said County Manager Kevin Tanner. ...

The County Spotlight: Kathy Echols

The County Spotlight: Kathy Echols
Forsyth County Board of Commissioners Chairman and District 4 Commissioner Cindy Jones Mills speaks with Risk Specialist Kathy Echols about her role with Forsyth County Risk Management. All episodes of The County Spotlight can be viewed online by clicking here and can be seen on Forsyth County's government access television channel, TVForsyth, available on Comcast channel 23, AT&T channel 99 and streaming 24/7 from the county’s website.

VIDEO: Watch the New Episode of ‘Your Forsyth’ and Read the Monthly Newsletter

VIDEO: Watch the New Episode of ‘Your Forsyth’ and Read the Monthly Newsletter
Forsyth County gives an update to capital projects in the County in new series “On the Move”, the COVID-19 Rent and Utility Program is accepting applications through September and a ceremony was held to celebrate the upgrades to the Fowler Water Reclamation Facility. We cover these topics and more in this month’s episode of ‘Your Forsyth,’ a monthly short-segment video series and newsletter recapping Forsyth County government highlights from the previous month. To read the monthly newsletter, click here.  Your Forsyth airs all month long on TV Forsyth (Comcast channel 23, AT&T channel 99 and TV Forsyth Live at forsythco.com). The ...

Connect 2 Forsyth Mobile App Now Available

Connect 2 Forsyth Mobile App Now Available
Official Forsyth County government mobile app available for IOS and Android devices Forsyth County has launched an official mobile application called Connect2Forsyth that allows residents to easily connect with their government by reporting concerns, paying water bills, receiving County news, calendar alerts and more.  “We wanted to provide an easy to access mobile app that allows residents, and business, an integrated one-stop-shop for all things Forsyth County government,” said County Manager Kevin Tanner. “It also allows an easier way to submit an issue rather than searching for the right department phone number and making a call.” Through Connect2Forsyth, mobile users can: - Report an ...

The County Spotlight: Jennifer Thomas

The County Spotlight: Jennifer Thomas
Forsyth County Board of Commissioners Chairwoman and District 4 Commissioner Cindy Jones Mills speaks with Senior Administrative Assistant for Court Administration Jennifer Thomas 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 government access television channel, TVForsyth, available on Comcast channel 23, AT&T channel 99 and streaming 24/7 from the county’s website.

The County Spotlight: Clay White

The County Spotlight: Clay White
Forsyth County Board of Commissioners Chairwoman and District 4 Commissioner Cindy Jones Mills speaks with Staff Attorney for the Superior Court Clay White about his 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 government access television channel, TVForsyth, available on Comcast channel 23, AT&T channel 99 and streaming 24/7 from the county’s website.

VIDEO: Watch the New Episode of ‘Your Forsyth’ and Read the Monthly Newsletter

VIDEO: Watch the New Episode of ‘Your Forsyth’ and Read the Monthly Newsletter
The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office Crisis Intervention Response Team (CIRT) provides mental health support to the community, farmers have easier access to agritourism opportunities and ground is broken for phase two of Lanierland Park. We cover these topics and more in this month’s episode of ‘Your Forsyth,’ a monthly short-segment video series and newsletter recapping Forsyth County government highlights from the previous month. To read the monthly newsletter, click here.  Your Forsyth airs all month long on TV Forsyth (Comcast channel 23, AT&T channel 99 and TV Forsyth Live at forsythco.com). The program is also available to watch anytime on the county government’s ...

The County Spotlight: Matt Suggs

The County Spotlight: Matt Suggs
Forsyth County Board of Commissioners Chairwoman and District 4 Commissioner Cindy Jones Mills speaks with Fleet Asset Manager Matt Suggs about his 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 government access television channel, TVForsyth, available on Comcast channel 23, AT&T channel 99 and streaming 24/7 from the county’s website.

Lauren Kane Joins Forsyth County as Director of Communications & External Affairs

Lauren Kane Joins Forsyth County as Director of Communications & External Affairs
Lauren Kane has joined Forsyth County government as director of the Department of Communications & External Affairs. Kane brings nearly 20 years of experience in public relations, advocacy and crisis management to the County.  “Lauren brings a wealth of experience to the County in many areas of communication management and strategy,” said County Manager Kevin Tanner. “We look forward to working with her as the mediums in which the County communicates messages to the community grows.”  Kane recently served as communications director for the State Bar of Georgia, vice president of communications for the National Beer Wholesalers Association, senior director of ...

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