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UPDATE: State Route 369 at State Route 400

UPDATE: State Route 369 at State Route 400
Work to begin soon at interchange Over the next few months, residents will begin seeing activity at the intersection of State Routes 369 and 400 as preliminary work begins on widening of SR 369 and new interchange construction. This will include clearing the area, along with the removal of underground storage tanks. The transportation project to widen SR 369 and create a new interchange with SR 400 is scheduled to be sent out for bid in the fall of 2019. The county anticipates awarding the bid in early 2020. Funding for this project comes from the Forsyth County Transportation Bond approved ...

Update on Transportation Improvement Projects

Update on Transportation Improvement Projects
Forsyth County is continually working to improve our roads – click here to view a status update on the many transportation projects underway!   Be sure to check out the interactive transportation projects map at www.forsythco.com/transportation where you can always find updated details on county transportation projects including road widenings, intersection improvements and more.

Transportation Projects to be Discussed During the 2019 Forsyth County Transportation Summit

Transportation Projects to be Discussed During the 2019 Forsyth County Transportation Summit
County, city and state officials to present updates on transportation April 10   The 2019 Forsyth County Transportation Summit will be held between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. on Wednesday, April 10 at the Forsyth Conference Center at Lanier Technical College. The event, hosted by the Cumming-Forsyth County Chamber of Commerce, will feature transportation project updates from local and state officials.   “This summit is a great opportunity for Forsyth County residents to hear directly from those who are working diligently to improve transportation and mobility in our community,” said Forsyth County Manager Eric Johnson.   A transportation roundtable discussion with the following panelists will highlight the event:   -         Russell ...

Update on Transportation Improvement Projects

Update on Transportation Improvement Projects
Forsyth County is continually working to improve our roads – click here to view a status update on the many transportation projects underway!   Be sure to check out the interactive transportation projects map at www.forsythco.com/transportation where you can always find updated details on county transportation projects including road widenings, intersection improvements and more.

UPDATE: Full Report Available - Results of Water Sample Tests Collected from Northcove Development

UPDATE: Full Report Available - Results of Water Sample Tests Collected from Northcove Development
UPDATE: January 17, 2019 - The full report has been received and is available on the Engineering Department Stormwater Division page. At the Jan. 8 Board of Commissioners work session, the board heard a presentation on the county’s ability to conduct water quality testing, as part of the EPA’s National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) regulations and in alignment with Forsyth County’s Stormwater Management Program (SWMP). The SWMP is designed to prevent harmful pollutants from being discharged into local waterways. Immediately following this work session, County Manager Eric Johnson authorized staff to request the county’s water quality consultant to collect a ...

Update on Transportation Improvement Projects

Update on Transportation Improvement Projects
Forsyth County is continually working to improve our roads – click here to view a status update on the many transportation projects underway!   Be sure to check out the interactive transportation projects map at www.forsythco.com/transportation where you can always find updated details on county transportation projects including road widenings, intersection improvements and more.

Temporary Traffic Shift at Settingdown and Martin Roads Intersection Begins Nov. 18

Temporary Traffic Shift at Settingdown and Martin Roads Intersection Begins Nov. 18
The existing four way stop intersection of Settingdown Road and Martin Road will be temporarily shifted to accommodate a future roundabout intersection construction. Construction affecting the through traffic movements on Settingdown Road and Martin Road will begin Sunday, Nov. 18, to realign both roads to a temporary four way stop intersection. Due to this temporary relocation of the four way stop intersection, Settingdown Road and Martin Road will be intermittently closed to facilitate the temporary intersection. During the intermittent closure, traffic will be routed onto a temporary gravel surface. After Nov. 25, the temporary four way stop intersection will be in place until such time that the construction ...

Reopened: McCoy Circle

Reopened:  McCoy Circle
The road reopened on Tuesday, October 9 - ahead of schedule. A portion of McCoy Circle will be temporarily closed to throuh traffic beginning Monday, October 8, between 5060 McCoy Circle and Madison Springs Drive (west side of circle from Karr Road to Spot Road).  The closure will allow for the replacement of an 18” cross drain. The road is expected to re-open to through traffic on Friday, October 12, weather permitting.

Temporary Traffic Shift on Union Hill Road

Temporary Traffic Shift on Union Hill Road
Traffic will be shifted in both directions on Union Hill Road starting September 14 for an estimated three months to allow for the widening of the road. Traffic will be shifted from the Hollybrooke Subdivision entrance to Tidwell Road. The shift will retain a lane of traffic in each direction.  To view this and other projects, visit the county’s interactive transportation projects map at www.forsythco.com/transportation.

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