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Flags Flying at Half-Staff in Honor of Former Vice President Walter Mondale

Flags Flying at Half-Staff in Honor of Former Vice President Walter Mondale
By executive order of Gov. Brian Kemp, the flag of the United States and the Georgia flag at County government facilities will fly at half-staff in honor of and to recognize the passing of former Vice President Walter Mondale. Mondale served as vice president from 1977-1981 with former President Jimmy Carter. Flags will fly at half-staff from now until the date of his interment. 

The County Spotlight: Equipment Operator II David Rollins

The County Spotlight: Equipment Operator II David Rollins
Forsyth County Board of Commissioners Chairwoman and District 4 Commissioner Cindy Jones Mills speaks with Equipment Operator II David Rollins about his role with Forsyth County government. All episodes of The County Spotlight can be viewed online by clicking here and can be seen on Forsyth County's government access television channel, TVForsyth, available on Comcast channel 23, AT&T channel 99 and streaming 24/7 from the county’s website.

Flags Flying at Half-Staff in Honor of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg

Flags Flying at Half-Staff in Honor of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg
By executive order of Gov. Brian Kemp, the flag of the United States and the Georgia flag at County government facilities will fly at half-staff in honor of and to recognize the passing of Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court Ruth Bader Ginsberg.  Justice Ginsberg served in her position for 27 years. Flags will fly at half-staff from now until the date of her interment. 

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 Friday, Sept. 11, 2020, in recognition of Patriot Day following a proclamation by 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.

Forsyth County to Introduce Two Electric Vehicles

Forsyth County to Introduce Two Electric Vehicles
In an effort to reduce emissions, fuel and maintenance costs, Forsyth County is replacing two gas powered vehicles within the county fleet with zero-emission Nissan Leaf electric vehicles.   “These electric vehicles will provide a vast cost savings to the County as the Nissan Leaf has an operating cost that is 80% less than the average gas vehicle, said Fleet Services Director Avery Gravitt. “This is equal to purchasing gas at 60 cents per gallon.”   Two ChargePoint dual-port level II charging stations will also be added at a later date to the County’s Administration Building parking deck (215 Mason St.). Two of the ports will be reserved for County ...

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