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.

The Village of Forsyth signed a renewal agreement with Homefiled Energy for their aggregation energy supplier.  The new agreement will take effect in June 2014 and will end June 2016.  The new rate will be 0.04480 per kwh.  If you have questions, please contact Homefield Energy at 866-694-1262

Village News

Battle ready for mosquitoes

Thursday, July 17, 2014

It’s that time of year when Public Works Director Larry Coloni and his crews are out doing battle on our behalf. That means it’s mosquito-killing season. The annual fogging progra More »

Amateur men’s softball tourney Aug. 1-3 at park; alcohol will be served

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Forsyth Park will be the place to be to catch some top-notch softball when the village hosts the 2014 Illinois Amateur Softball Association Men’s Class C Fast Pitch State Tournament running Aug. 1 More »

Village joins coalition against landfill’s permit to accept PCBs

Thursday, July 17, 2014

On the agenda at the July 7 meeting of the board of trustees was the consideration of approval of Resolution No. 14-02. The resolution authorizes the village to become a member of an intergovernme More »

Library News

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Outdoor Adventures Come to the Forsyth Public Library on Saturday, July 19 from 10 to 11 a.m. to hear John Schirle, author of “The Best in Tent Camping: Illinois” and Richie Wolf from the Mac More »

Forsyth Fast Facts

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Items of interest from Village staff and recent Board meetings June McCormick, who was appointed as part-time village clerk at the June 16 board meeting, has accepted a new job. This reopens th 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

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