October 14, 2020

Transportation Summit Highlights Future for FoCo

A virtual Forsyth County Transportation Summit was held on Wednesday, September 30, 2020. The event, co-hosted by the Forsyth County Chamber of Commerce and Forsyth County Government, featured transportation project updates from local and state officials.

Speakers at the event included:

  • John Cunard, Director, Forsyth County Engineering
  • Russell McMurry, Commissioner, GA Department of Transportation
  • Kelvin Mullins, District 1 Engineer, GA Department of Transportation
  • Roy Rickert, Director, Forsyth County Public Transportation
  • Chris Tomlinson, Executive Director, SRTA, ATL and GRTA
  • Garrin Coleman, Assistant County Manager, Forsyth County

“This summit is a great opportunity for Forsyth County residents and businesses to hear directly from those who are working diligently to improve transportation and mobility in our community,” said Vice Chair and District 4 Commissioner, Cindy Jones Mills. “We value the working relationships we have with state agencies to keep Forsyth County moving forward. Strategic transportation projects equal a thriving economy. Economic development is vital to the success of our county and we can’t be competitive if we are complacent or standing still.”

To view a recording of this event visit www.focotransportationsummit.com. To view status updates on the many transportation projects underway in Forsyth County, visit the interactive transportation projects map at forsythco.com/transportation. The interactive map features updated details on county transportation projects including road widenings, intersection improvements and more.

October 14, 2020 Laura Stewart