City manager Janice Hall presented a preliminary 2020 Forsyth budget for council in a work session on Oct. 21.
Forsyth police say school traffic is getting dangerous and have announced plans to step up enforcement and close roads to make it safer.
Forsyth mayor Eric Wilson cautioned DOT officials on Thursday that new truck lanes on I-75 could severely hurt his town.
Forsyth mayor Eric Wilson told leaders along the I-75 corridor on Sept. 19 that he’s very concerned about how new truck lanes could hurt his city.
Forsyth is moving forward with plans for a new city hall that is now estimated to cost $5.69 million. Forsyth’s architects said at a work session on Sept. 3 that they will advertise for bids on Sept. 13 to demolish the old building on the site where city hall will be built, open bids on Oct. 14 and have the building down by Dec. 20.
Forsyth is using city employees to add a driving range to the Forsyth Golf Course where golfers will hit off mats that simulate turf on a concrete pad. The city is providing employees to pour concrete, which will be about six inches deep, on the 100 foot long pad.
The city of Forsyth wants to install gates preventing access to the city cemetery after two residents complained on Tuesday about broken headstones and unkept graves.
Representatives of Forsyth’s hotels and downtown businesses met together and discussed how to attract more visitors to Forsyth and make them want to stay longer.