Village Board of Trustees meetings are 1st and 3rd Monday of every month at 6:30 p.m.

Village Hall Hours - Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Closed for lunch between 12:30 and 1:30 p.m. 

Village News

Snow and cold debut with some punch

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Due to a mild winter thus far, Public Works Director Larry Coloni admitted to having to shake off some rust when it finally came time to do battle with the season’s first snowstorm. Last week the  More »

Rail corridor to be converted to walking trail

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Under the New Business section of the agenda for the Jan. 18 board of trustees meeting was an item described as Ordinance No. 2016-1. This ordinance, if approved, would authorize acceptance of a q More »

Video gaming ban upheld

Thursday, January 28, 2016

A short discussion took place at the Jan. 18 board meeting regarding the village’s video gaming policy. Village Administrator David Strohl told trustees that video gaming was banned in the village More »

Library News

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Story Times Preschool Story Time with Miss Sandi and Miss Lisa will resume on Thursday, Feb. 4 at 10 a.m. at Forsyth Public Library. We will read, play and sing about snow at this session. Make More »

News in Brief

Thursday, January 28, 2016

The Community Foundation of Macon County Accepting Online Scholarship Applications Over $70,000 in funds available The Community Foundation of Macon County is pleased to announce that its o More »


From the Mayor


On behalf of the Village Board of Trustees and our professional staff, I would like to welcome you to the Village of Forsyth where “Pride and Progress” is more than just a motto.  We are committed to openness and transparency in government, and to that end, I hope that you will find this website useful.

If you are interested in the financial picture of the Village, our fiscal budget can be found here. Also available is our recently updated Comprehensive Plan, as well as our Code of Ordinances.

Should you have questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact Village Hall and one of our friendly staff members will be happy to help you.  If you need further resolution, our Board of Trustees meets every first and third Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m. in Village Hall.  We welcome your input and participation.

Forsyth is a wonderful place to live, do business, shop, dine and enjoy the community.  We have top-rate public and private school, a collection of lovely parks and pocket parks, meandering trails for biking, walking and running, well maintained streets, a state-of-the-art water treatment plant, great law enforcement as well as, a fantastic library with programs for children and adults.

If you have ideas for ways that we can improve, please let us know. We’re here to serve you!

Mayor Marilyn J. Johnson