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

Village enters into agreement with Bloomington firm to establish TIF district

Thursday, April 27, 2017

At the April 17 meeting, the Village of Forsyth Board of Trustees voted to enter into a professional services agreement with TIF Illinois, a consulting group based in Bloomington, to establish and More »

Cinco de Mayo party to benefit Decatur Forsyth Classic

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with the Decatur Forsyth Classic at a mini golf fiesta at Overlook Adventure Park on May 5. Try out some miniature golf and/or the new ropes course. There will be piñatas,  More »

Happy birthday to the Village!

Thursday, April 27, 2017

There’s a birthday bash coming up to honor the anniversary of the incorporation of the Village of Forsyth, which took place back in May of 1958. The actual date was May 22 of that year. The party  More »

Library News

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Help Us Stamp Out Hunger Bring non-perishable food items to Forsyth Public Library between Monday, May 8 and Saturday, May 13 for the National Association of Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger Fo More »

Team Tennis at Forsyth Park

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Tennis is for everyone, even if you’ve never held a racket. Forsyth Team Tennis is open to all kids 5 and up and runs from June 5 to July 25 in Forsyth Park. There will be no classes the week of J 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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