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

FY 2016 budget discussed, currently stands at $7 million

Thursday, November 12, 2015

At the Nov. 2 board meeting, trustees discussed the operating and capital budget for Fiscal Year 2016, projected to be $7,056,347. If approved, the new budget will put the village’s fiscal year in More »

Tax levy likely to remain unchanged

Thursday, November 12, 2015

At the Nov. 2 meeting, Village Administrator David Strohl recommended there be no increase to the tax levy with regard to Ordinance No. 958, an ordinance levying taxes for all corporate purposes f More »

Christmas tree-lighting gathering

Thursday, November 12, 2015

The First Annual Forsyth Christmas Tree-Lighting Gathering is coming up on Sunday, Dec. 6 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Village Hall. Hot cocoa will be served for $1, but if you bring a can of food to be More »

Sheriff’s Office warns of phone scam

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Deputy Jennifer Harris warned trustees at the Nov. 2 board meeting about a phone scam whereby a caller claims to be Sgt. Miller of the Macon County Sheriff’s Office. The caller tries to get credit More »

Library News

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Food For Thought Join the Food For Thought Book Group at Forsyth Public Library on Thursday, Nov. 12 at 6 p.m. for a discussion of Erin Morgenstern’s debut novel, The Night Circus. We encourage  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