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

Village commits to multi-year sponsorship of Decatur-Forsyth Classic golf tourney

Thursday, August 28, 2014

The tournament is the longest running stop on the Symetra Tour Cindy Deadrick-Wolfer is the tournament director of the Decatur-Forsyth Classic, which has been known by a few other names over t More »

Library News

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Library Cards for Everyone! September is Library Card Sign-up Month, and Forsyth Public Library is celebrating. The library will unveil a new library card design featuring a matching key tag. No More »

News in Brief

Thursday, August 28, 2014

School supply drive at grade school The Maroa-Forsyth School District Foundation is hosting a school supply drive at the Maroa-Forsyth Grade School on the night of Sept. 3. Any school supplies a More »

Forsyth Fast Facts

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Items of interest from village staff and recent board meetings Public Works Director Larry Coloni reported to the board at the Aug. 18 meeting that his crews are hard at work with pavement str More »

One Market Place receives approval

Thursday, August 14, 2014

When Phil Cochran spoke to the board on behalf of the petitioner, Prairie State Bank Trust No. 1095 and developer Tim Vieweg, he described the proposed new development known as One Market Place as 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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