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 Forsyth County Response to COVID-19

The County has been monitoring the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and information on any closures, postponements or cancellations will be posted here: Forsythco.com/COVID-19

 

Due to the Resolution Declaring a Local Emergency, the April 2, 2020 Board of Commissioners meeting will held via streaming audio and video. Persons wishing to address the Board during the public hearing may do so via a call in number. Click here for more information.

TRAFFIC IMPACT: Various Lane Closures on SR 400 Near Pilgrim Mill Rd. Expected Feb. 25-28

TRAFFIC IMPACT: Various Lane Closures on SR 400 Near Pilgrim Mill Rd. Expected Feb. 25-28
SR 400 will have various scheduled north and southbound lane closures related to work being completed on the Pilgrim Mill Rd. bridge (weather permitting). Scheduled lane closures: Tuesday, Feb. 25 (9 a.m. - 5 p.m.) SR 400 south – two left lanes Wednesday, Feb. 26 (9 a.m. - 5 p.m.) SR 400 south – one right lane Thursday, Feb. 27 (7 a.m. - 3 p.m.) SR 400 north – two left lanes Friday, Feb. 28 (7 a.m. - 3 p.m.) SR 400 north – one right lane These closures are all weather dependent so there may some fluctuation. Updates will be posted on the county Facebook and Twitter pages as necessary.

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! Thanks to the citizens of Forsyth County for approving both the Transportation Bond and SPLOST sales tax program funding these projects. 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.

Open House Meetings Set for Old Atlanta Road & SR 9 Projects

Open House Meetings Set for Old Atlanta Road & SR 9 Projects
Public information open house meetings set for 6-8 p.m. on Feb. 26 and 27 The Forsyth County Department of Engineering will host two open house meetings where residents can learn more about two upcoming road projects in the county.  SR 9 Corridor Planning Study Open House – Feb. 26:  A public information open house will be held to receive community input on a planning study for State Route 9, from SR 306 to SR 369. The SR 9 Corridor Study is a Regional Transportation Planning Study. The purpose of the study is to develop viable, multimodal and cost-effective mobility solutions and to ...

Fleetwood Drive Closed to Through Traffic Until May 19

Fleetwood Drive Closed to Through Traffic Until May 19
A portion of Fleetwood Dr. will be temporarily closed to through traffic until Tuesday, May 19, to allow for the construction of a barrier wall and grade change. The road will be closed between the Pilgrim Mill Rd./Fleetwood Dr. intersection and the Fleetwood Dr./Century Dr. intersection. A detour will be available along Century Dr. and Pilgrim Mill Rd. Signs will be in place providing directions for drivers on Fleetwood Dr., Pilgrim Mill Rd. and Century Dr. during the closure. The road is expected to re-open to through traffic on Wednesday, May 20, weather permitting.  To view this and other projects, visit the county’s interactive transportation projects map ...

Various Lane Closures on SR 400 Near Pilgrim Mill Rd. Expected Dec. 19

Various Lane Closures on SR 400 Near Pilgrim Mill Rd. Expected Dec. 19
SR 400 will have various scheduled north and southbound lane closures related to work being completed on the Pilgrim Mill Rd. bridge. Thursday, Dec. 19 (9 a.m. - 5 p.m.) SR 400 north – two lanes Crews also anticipate closing a lane of traffic on SR 400 Southbound from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Jan. 6, 2020.  These closures are all weather dependent so there may some fluctuation. Updates will be posted on the county Facebook and Twitter pages as necessary.

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! Thanks to the citizens of Forsyth County for approving both the Transportation Bond and SPLOST sales tax program funding these projects.   Be sure to check out the interactive transportation projects map at forsythco.com/transportation where you can always find updated details on county transportation projects including road widenings, intersection improvements and more.

SR 369 Widening And 400 Interchange Project Open House Meeting Set For November 19

SR 369 Widening And 400 Interchange Project Open House Meeting Set For November 19
Residents are invited to attend a public information open house meeting to learn more about the upcoming widening of SR 369 and creation of a partial cloverleaf interchange at SR 369 and SR 400. Final construction plans for both project components will be available during the informal open house from 6 to 8 p.m. on Nov. 19, at Coal Mountain Elementary School (3455 Coal Mountain Dr.). Engineering staff will be available to answer questions.   Projects Fact Sheet SR 369 widening at Hwy 9 with new Coal Mtn. Connector SR 369 at SR ...

Ronald Reagan Boulevard Extension Open House Meeting Set for October 15

Ronald Reagan Boulevard Extension Open House Meeting Set for October 15
Residents are invited to attend a public information open house meeting to learn about plans to construct an extension to Ronald Reagan Blvd. Final construction plans for the project will be available during the informal open house from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 15 at South Forsyth High School (585 Peachtree Pkwy.). Engineering staff will be available to answer questions. “An informal open house of this nature is meant to inform residents and allow for more opportunities to answer individual questions concerning construction,” said Forsyth County Director of Engineering John Cunard. “We look forward to speaking with county ...

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! Thanks to the citizens of Forsyth County for approving both the Transportation Bond and SPLOST sales tax program funding these projects.   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.

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