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 Forsyth County Response to COVID-19

Information on County Departmental operations, online services and other resources can be found here: Forsythco.com/COVID-19


Various Forsyth County Boards and Commissions will be meeting via teleconference, pursuant to O.C.G.A. 50-14-1(g).  Please click here for information on how to view, access and participate in these meetings.

 

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
Learn how Forsyth County Public Health prepares for health emergencies and provides services to the community. Plus, Sawnee Mountain Preserve hosts field trips for K-5th Grade students.   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 Facebookpage – and TV Forsyth On Demand at forsythco.com. 

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
Learn how Forsyth County Senior Services found new ways to reach residents during the pandemic, how you can bring a pet home with no adoption fee this month and the County receives state recognition for the Transportation Bond. 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 Facebook page ...

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
Find out how the Forsyth County Fire Department’s newest recruit will help teach fire safety, why all pet adoption fees are waived this summer at the animal shelter, how to prepare for hurricane season and the latest on a new dog park coming to north Forsyth.   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 ...

District 2 Public Health: Stray Cat Tests Positive for Rabies in Forsyth County

District 2 Public Health: Stray Cat Tests Positive for Rabies in Forsyth County
Forsyth County Environmental Health was recently notified by District 2 Public Health officials that a stray cat in the Briarwood Trail/Grove Park Lane area of Forsyth County bit and scratched three humans and one family dog. The cat later tested positive for rabies. Problems of this nature often occur when people attempt to feed or rescue stray domesticated dogs and cats. If you have stray animals on your property call animal control. People should always avoid contact with unfamiliar dogs, cats and wild animals. Click here to read the full news release from District 2 Public Health. 

VIDEO: Watch the New Episode of ‘Your Forsyth’

VIDEO: Watch the New Episode of ‘Your Forsyth’
The County prepares for more phased reopening of various buildings and facilities. What does it mean for you? Discover how to enjoy Forsyth County parks this summer and the Forsyth County Fire Department talks summer water safety. We cover these topics and more in this month’s episode of ‘Your Forsyth,’ a monthly short-segment video series recapping Forsyth County government highlights from the previous month. 

VIDEO: Summer Water Safety

VIDEO: Summer Water Safety
Whether you are heading to the lake, the pool or any body of water this summer, there are some things that you need to keep in mind to keep you, your family and those around you safe. Members of the Forsyth County Fire Department as well as other local and state agencies talk summer safety on the water, and on the land, in the June feature of Your Forsyth. 

Forsyth County Administration Building to Close Friday at Noon

Forsyth County Administration Building to Close Friday at Noon
The Forsyth County Administration Building (110 E. Main Street) will close at noon on Friday, June 5, in accommodation of a planned assembly in downtown Cumming. Those with scheduled appointments in the building on Friday afternoon are asked to reschedule and will be contacted by County staff as necessary. County operations will continue as normal and residents are encouraged to utilize the County’s online services to conduct business on Friday. A list of online services can be found by visiting Forsythco.com/onlineservices. 

VIDEO: Watch the New Episode of ‘Your Forsyth’

VIDEO: Watch the New Episode of ‘Your Forsyth’
What you need to know about absentee voting during an unprecedented election year, how your participation in the Census impacts your community and the Sheriff’s Office explains why roundabouts are alleviating traffic! We cover these topics and more in this month’s episode of ‘Your Forsyth,’ a monthly short-segment video series recapping Forsyth County government highlights from the previous month. 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 Facebook page – www.facebook.com/ForsythCountyGovernment – and TV Forsyth On Demand at forsythco.com. 

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    Cumming GA 30040
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    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.