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

Fall leaf pickup service starts daily beginning October 19

Thursday, October 01, 2015

It’s that time of year when temperatures cool and leaves start to fall from trees. That means it’s also time for the village’s annual daily leaf pickup program. The free service officially begins  More »

Membership dues for EDC of Decatur-Macon County approved

Thursday, October 01, 2015

Due to recent changes to the membership and contribution structure of the Economic Development Corporation of Decatur and Macon County, trustees were asked to decide whether to approve continued p More »

New approach to Family Fest in the works

Thursday, October 01, 2015

There’s a plan afoot to tweak the way the annual Forsyth Family Fest is run. Mayor Marilyn Johnson wanted a discussion among trustees on the subject so she added it to the Sept. 21 agenda under Ol More »

Library News

Thursday, October 01, 2015

Pumpkin-Decorating Contest Show your fall spirit at Forsyth Public Library’s pumpkin-decorating contest! Decorate a pumpkin at home to resemble a favorite book character and bring it to the libr More »

Forsyth Fast Facts

Thursday, October 01, 2015

Items of interest from village staff and recent board meetings At the Sept. 21 board meeting, Sgt. Michael Hawkins of the Macon County Sheriff’s Office updated trustees on recent automobile br 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