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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.  

County Offices Closed for Memorial Day

County Offices Closed for Memorial Day
Forsyth County government offices will be closed Monday, May 27, in observance of Memorial Day. This includes county offices, the animal shelter, Senior Services, the three recreation centers and the three recycling convenience centers. We salute all of those who died while serving in the United States armed forces.

Flags Flying at Half-Staff in Honor of Forsyth County Deputy Sheriff Spencer Englett

Flags Flying at Half-Staff in Honor of Forsyth County Deputy Sheriff Spencer Englett
As a mark of respect for Forsyth County Deputy Sheriff II Spencer Englett, flags at all public buildings and grounds are flying at half-staff. Deputy Englett suffered a traumatic medical event and died during training at the Georgia Public Safety Training Center-Pickens Law Enforcement Basic Academy. Deputy Englett, Badge #3005, began his law enforcement career with the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office on May 1, 2017. He previously worked for the Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office. He was an exemplary deputy who served Forsyth County with distinction and honor. Deputy Englett was 29 years old and was recently married.

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