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County Offices Closed for Memorial Day, Flags to Fly at Half-Staff

County Offices Closed for Memorial Day, Flags to Fly at Half-Staff
Forsyth County government offices will be closed Monday, May 31, in observance of Memorial Day. This includes County offices, the animal shelter, Senior Services, the three recreation centers and the three recycling convenience centers. To honor all those who died while serving in the United States armed forces, the United States flag will be displayed at half-staff at County government facilities Saturday, May 29, through Monday, May 31, at noon. We salute all of those who died while serving in the United States armed forces.

Forsyth County Recognizes National Public Works Week May 16-21

Forsyth County Recognizes National Public Works Week May 16-21
The Forsyth County Board of Commissioners has proclaimed May 16-22, 2021, as National Public Works Week in Forsyth County to recognize public works departments as essential for the health and well-being of residents. Forsyth County public works departments include Engineering, Roads and Bridges, Stormwater, Water and Sewer, Recycling and Solid Waste, Fleet Maintenance and Public Facilities. Throughout the week, Forsyth County will highlight various public works departments through its social media channels including Facebook and Twitter.  About National Public Works Week: The theme for the 61st annual National Public Works Week, sponsored by the American Public Works Association (APWA), is Stronger ...

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. 

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    As trusted stewards of Forsyth County’s future, the elected officials and employees are dedicated to serving the community and to providing effective, professional public service with integrity and a commitment to excellence. 

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