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

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 »

ASA Fastpitch Invitational a win for village

Thursday, August 14, 2014

The Central Illinois Knights won their third straight state championship as they cruised through unbeaten to take the title in the 2014 Illinois ASA Men’s Fastpitch Invitational State Tournament a More »

Library News

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Attention Library on the Go users Two “eReading Rooms” have been added to Library on the Go, the library’s digital book catalog. One is for juvenile readers, and one is for young adults. All  More »

News in Brief

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Intergovernmental agreement for bridge inspections passes At the Aug. 4 meeting of the board, an item in the New Business portion of the agenda was for consideration and potential action on a More »

Sinkholes discovered on village property

Thursday, August 14, 2014

One Public Works crew member recently got the kind of surprise no one wants to see when they’re out cutting grass: the ground beneath him started to give way. According to Public Works Direct 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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