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Planning and Zoning Commission Meeting


5:30 PM at Village Hall

Forsyth Disc Golf Open


The Village of Forsyth is hosting the Forsyth Disc Golf Open on May 28, 2016.  The course is located in Forsyth Park starting in between Ball Diamonds 4 & 5, at 501 Forsyth Parkway. 

The tournament is a PDGA Sanctioned B Tier on one of the newest championship courses in Illinois. At least $500 added cash for the pro purse and a great player's pack for the amateurs.

The tournament will consist of 2 rounds of 18 holes.

Here is a tentative schedule:
Check in from 7:30 - 8:45 am
Players Meeting 9:00 am
Tee Off 9:30 am

For registration and more details to come on this tournament visit the tournament website.

To determine what type of player classification and division you would register under for the tournament visit the PDGA website at

Village Hall Closed


Village Hall will be closed on Monday, May 30, 2016 for Memorial Day.  The office will reopen on Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 8:00 a.m. 

Oakland Ave-Hickory Point Rd Bike Path Open House


BGM & Associates, Inc. and the Village of Forsyth will hold an Open House concerning a proposed bike path along Oakland Ave and Hickory Point Rd.  The open house will be held at the Forsyth Village Hall, 301 South US 51, Forsyth, Illinois 62535 on June 1, 2016 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.  All persons interested in this project are invited to attend this meeting.  Persons with a disability planning to attend this meeting should contact the individual listed below by May 27, 2016.  If special accommodations are required, the contact person should be informed at the time of contact.  The meeting room is accessible to persons with a disability.

The proposed improvement consists of the construction of approximately one-half mile of 10' wide asphalt path and a new bikeway bridge over Stevens Creek.  An at-grade crossing of Oakland Ave and an interconnection to the intersection of Oakland Avenue at Hickory Point Rd will also be incorporated into the project.  This improvement will also be ADA accessible.

To construct this improvement, additional right-of-way and easements will be required.  Representatives from BGM & Associates, Inc. will be present at the open house to discuss right-of-way acquisition procedures.  A time frame on the acquisition of the right-of-way and easements has not been established yet.

The meeting will be conducted on an informal basis.  A brief project summary on the status of the project will be available.  Representatives from BGM & Associates, Inc. and the Village of Forsyth will be available to discuss the project and answer individual questions.  Verbatim comments will not be recorded.  Written comments will be accepted and placed into the record.  Preliminary maps and aerial photography will be available for inspection and viewing during the entire time.

For more information, contact:

Matthew B. Foster, Project Manager
BGM & Associates, Inc.
1670 South Taylorville Road
Decatur, IL 62521
(217) 423-8600


Village Board Meeting


6:30 PM at Village Hall

Village Board Meeting


6:30 PM at Village Hall

Tree Board Meeting


4:00 PM at Village Hall

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