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Forsyth County planning board denies 200-lot north Forsyth subdivision

Forsyth County planning board denies 200-lot north Forsyth subdivision

The Forsyth County planning board held a public meeting on Tuesday, April 26 for applications discussed at its Tuesday, April 18 work session.

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Auto dealership proposed in north Forsyth

Auto dealership proposed in north Forsyth

NORTH FORSYTH -- A new auto dealership appears to be coming to Forsyth County rather than neighboring Dawson County.

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Large development approved adjacent to Big Creek Greenway

Large development approved adjacent to Big Creek Greenway

After several changes, a large new zoning has been approved in south Forsyth.

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South Forsyth property approved at lower density

South Forsyth property approved at lower density

Forsyth County commissioners approved a less intense zoning for an application in Forsyth County, despite pleas from the landowner’s family.

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Planning board split on 200-lot subdivision in north Forsyth

Planning board split on 200-lot subdivision in north Forsyth

The Forsyth County planning board held a work session on Tuesday, April 18 to discuss applications on the agenda for its monthly public hearing, set ...

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Stink over north Forsyth landfill expansion aired

Stink over north Forsyth landfill expansion aired

The expansion of a north Forsyth landfill has nearby residents fired up.

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Ethics complaint filed against north Forsyth commissioner

Ethics complaint filed against north Forsyth commissioner

A Forsyth County commissioner will face an ethics complaint in coming weeks.

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Forsyth commissioners approve ‘sun-setting’ rules for zonings

Forsyth commissioners approve ‘sun-setting’ rules for zonings

A change to Forsyth County’s unified development code could prevent commissioners and the community from being surprised by long-dormant zonings.

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Forsyth County transmits 20-year plan for state review

Forsyth County transmits 20-year plan for state review

After more than a year of meetings, commissioners have approved sending an update to the 20-year land use plan for state and regional review.

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First transportation open house held in south Forsyth

First transportation open house held in south Forsyth

SOUTH FORSYTH -- At an open house this week, members of the community gave input to a plan that will affect Forsyth County roadways for more ...

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Engineering officials: collapsed wall at south Forsyth Publix unexpected

Engineering officials: collapsed wall at south Forsyth Publix unexpected

SOUTH FORSYTH -- Right now, a collapsed retaining wall at a south Forsyth shopping center has more questions than answers.

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Forsyth County Board of Commissioners to transmit comp plan

Forsyth County Board of Commissioners to transmit comp plan

The process to update Forsyth County’s 20-year land use plan is expected to be approved for state and regional review this week.

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Officials plan open house for roads, traffic

Officials plan open house for roads, traffic

Roads and traffic are one of the biggest issues facing Forsyth County residents, and this week they will have a chance to discuss their thoughts ...

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Public meeting set to discuss McGinnis Ferry interchange

Public meeting set to discuss McGinnis Ferry interchange

This week, the community will have a chance to see plans for a new Ga. 400 interchange in south Forsyth.

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Commissioners appoint interim Forsyth County manager

Commissioners appoint interim Forsyth County manager

With no work session or regular meeting over the past week, Forsyth County commissions recently dealt with other pressing business in a special called meeting.

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Forsyth comp plan meeting is 40th attended by one resident

Forsyth comp plan meeting is 40th attended by one resident

Forsyth County officials and residents had the opportunity this week to speak on an update to the county’s 20 year land use plan.

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Roundabout remains issue for proposed south Forsyth subdivision

Roundabout remains issue for proposed south Forsyth subdivision

After nearly 45 minutes of discussion at a public hearing Tuesday evening, Forsyth County planning board members remained divided on what to do with a ...

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Forsyth County road improvement projects coming in over, under budget

Forsyth County road improvement projects coming in over, under budget

Forsyth County is spending a lot to deal with traffic woes in the county.

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Forsyth County Commissioners approve new online communication portal

Forsyth County Commissioners approve new online communication portal

A new online portal will help Forsyth County Commissioners communicate with their constituents.

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County postpones discussion on possible lake park

County postpones discussion on possible lake park

Forsyth County Commissioners will wait a year before discussing a potential future lake park in northeast Forsyth.

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Forsyth County Commissioners move ahead with Coal Mountain Overlay project

Forsyth County Commissioners move ahead with Coal Mountain Overlay project

A new overlay for north Forsyth is one step closer to reality.

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Road impact fees a concern for proposed south Forsyth subdivision

Road impact fees a concern for proposed south Forsyth subdivision

A developer looking to build a 51-unit subdivision on Melody Mizer Lane in south Forsyth may run into problems regarding road impact fee credits due ...

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North Forsyth commercial moratorium extended

North Forsyth commercial moratorium extended

NORTH FORSYTH -- A moratorium on commercial zonings in north Forsyth will go on a little longer.

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South Forsyth shelter approved to let dogs out during day

South Forsyth shelter approved to let dogs out during day

SOUTH FORSYTH -- A recent commission decision should mean some happy dogs in south Forsyth.

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Forsyth County finance committee holds first meeting on 2018 budget

Forsyth County finance committee holds first meeting on 2018 budget

While it may feel like 2017 just got here, Forsyth County officials are already working on the 2018 budget.

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Final piece approved for Lanier Golf Club development

Final piece approved for Lanier Golf Club development

Four parcels have been added to a development on an east Forsyth golf course, against the recommendation of the county’s planning board and the ...

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Comp plan meeting held for north Forsyth residents

Comp plan meeting held for north Forsyth residents

North Forsyth residents had a chance Wednesday to check out updates to the county’s 20-year land use plan and talk to their commissioner, and ...

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Forsyth commissioners add new meeting, rules for zoning

Forsyth commissioners add new meeting, rules for zoning

Forsyth County commissioners will have a new meeting to get updates on zoning matters, along with new rules while attending planning board meetings.

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Forsyth County to solicit study on senior population trends

Forsyth County to solicit study on senior population trends

Forsyth County has a large senior population, and now commissioners are looking into why the area is popular to the age group.

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North Forsyth commissioner to hold open house on Foster Forsyth

North Forsyth commissioner to hold open house on Foster Forsyth

North Forsyth residents will have an opportunity to give their commissioner input on Forsyth County’s 20-year land use plan.

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