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

Ameren Illinois donates bucket truck to Village

Thursday, October 26, 2017

The Village of Forsyth Public Works Department was recently on the receiving end of some pretty impressive generosity that came in the form of a bucket truck, thanks to Ameren Illinois. Mayor More »

Fear the walking man

Thursday, October 26, 2017

It’s common knowledge that one of the most popular things about living in Forsyth is the many opportunities residents have to get outside and exercise. Perhaps no one knew that better than Paul Wa More »

Library News

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Trick or Treat at the Library! Show us your costume on Halloween night! Be sure to make Forsyth Public Library one of your stops on Tuesday, October 31. Come by between 5 and 8 p.m. We’ll hav More »

Water meter replacement project now underway

Thursday, October 26, 2017

For many weeks now, this publication has been reminding residents to be aware of the Village’s upcoming water meter replacement project. According to Public Works Director Larry Coloni, the offici More »

Scream Haunted Adventure runs through Halloween

Thursday, October 26, 2017

The Scream Haunted Adventure continues at its new location at Hickory Point Mall in the old Sears building on Fridays and Saturdays during the month of October; hours are from 7-11 p.m. This is 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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