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County Offices Closed for Thanksgiving

County Offices Closed for Thanksgiving
Forsyth County government offices will be closed Thursday, November 28, and Friday, November 29, in observance of Thanksgiving. This includes county offices, the animal shelter, Senior Services locations, recreation centers and recycling convenience centers.

Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of Patriot Day, September 11

Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of Patriot Day, September 11
The United States flag will be displayed at half-staff at Forsyth County government facilities on Tuesday, September 11, 2019, in recognition of Patriot Day following a proclamation by President Donald J. Trump and Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp. By a joint resolution approved 12/18/2001, Public Law 107-89 has designated September 11 of each year as "Patriot Day" which also directs flags be lowered to half-staff for the entire day on September 11.

Courthouse Annex Parking Temporary Closure

Courthouse Annex Parking Temporary Closure
The evening of August 2, 2019, the driveway of the Annex Courthouse parking lot in downtown Cumming will be closed for crane operations that will begin at 6:30 on Saturday morning, August 3, 2019. The county will be replacing the existing boilers & water heater at the Annex Courthouse building. The image shows the location of the closure.

Flags Flying at Half-Staff in Honor of John Paul Stevens

Flags Flying at Half-Staff in Honor of John Paul Stevens
By executive order of Governor Brian Kemp in conjunction with a proclamation made by President Donald Trump, the flag of the United States and the Georgia flag at county government facilities will fly at half-staff until sunset on Tuesday, July 23, to honor the passing of the Honorable John Paul Stevens. Stevens served as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court for 35 years.  

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