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

Fastpitch returns next two weekends at Forsyth Park

Thursday, July 27, 2017

For four years in a row, Forsyth Park has been the place to be for fastpitch softball. In fact, there will be plenty of fast-paced action as USA Softball IL Association, formerly ASA, conducts two More »

Bergner’s suspect now in custody

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Here’s an update to a story that ran in a recent issue of Village Vision. On June 19, Macon County Sheriff’s Deputy Shane Beck told trustees about a vehicle pursuit of a suspect the week before th More »

Reminder: Water meter replacement

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Just a reminder that you should be contacted soon about replacing the water meter at your house. Trustees recently approved a plan to replace all Village water meters. Burdick Plumbing is the appr More »

Library News

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Summer Reading Don’t miss the chance to come to Forsyth Public Library to get prizes for meeting your summer reading goals! Saturday, July 29 is the last day to pick up prizes. While you’re here More »

Elderwatch changes name to Community Watch

Thursday, July 27, 2017

To better reflect its participants, Elderwatch has changed its name to Community Watch. Still focusing on safety and up-to-date information, Community Watch will continue to provide members of the 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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