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

Controlled burn ‘replicates’ nature

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Public Works Director Larry Coloni and his staff recently performed a controlled burn of a couple of fields of prairie grass in the Village. “Burning the grass replicates what lightning does i More »

Easter Egg Hunt in the park

Thursday, March 15, 2018

The Village’s Annual Easter Egg Hunt is coming up Saturday, March 31 at 10 a.m. in Forsyth Park. Please bring the family out for all the bunny fun! Also, if you would like to be part of the team t More »

Treat yourself at the new Nails Escape

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Nails Escape is now open at 849 S. Route 51, Suite B in Forsyth, next to Buffalo Wild Wings and Solar Tan. The business opened on March 3 and is offering grand-opening specials for the month of Ma More »

Tree limb collection underway in Village

Thursday, March 15, 2018

The Village’s free tree limb pickup service is back for the season running every Monday until the last Monday in November. Limbs must be less than 8 feet in length and less than 10 inches in diame More »

Library News

Thursday, March 15, 2018

St. Patrick’s Day Drop-in What is at the end of the rainbow? Golden Chocolate! Drop in any time between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 17 to make a crafty game that you can eat when you 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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