Forward Forsyth Partners Recap 2020 at the Annual Economic Development Summit

At the community's annual Economic Development Summit the Forward Forsyth partners (Forsyth County Government, Forsyth County Chamber, Forsyth County Schools, Forsyth County Development Authority and Forsyth County's higher education institutions)...

January 6, 2021

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Second Relief Package Provides Next Round of PPP Funding

On December 20, 2020, Congress agreed on a new $900 billion Covid relief package, which includes an additional $284 billion for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) for small businesses, created under the...

December 23, 2020

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Local & State Officials Hold Groundbreaking Ceremony for New Interchange on GA 400

Forsyth County and state officials gathered on Tuesday, Nov. 17th, to officially break ground on the widening of SR 369 as well as the creation of a grade-separated, partial cloverleaf...

December 16, 2020

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Looking Ahead: What Manufacturers Should Prepare for in 2021

The year 2020 has certainly had its ups and down, especially in the business community. Companies large and small had to face unprecedented circumstances as they worked to comply with...

December 2, 2020

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Forsyth County Parks & Recreation Receives GRPA Agency of the Year Award

Forsyth County Parks & Recreation received the Georgia Recreation and Park Association (GRPA) Agency of the Year Award during the GRPA awards banquet on Wednesday, Oct. 7th. The award is...

November 18, 2020

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Forsyth County Schools’ Graduation Rate Tops State Rates

Forsyth County Schools (FCS) is pleased to announce the 2020 graduation rate, 96.14%, which is the highest graduation rate in the history of the school district. This year’s graduation rate...

November 12, 2020

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Value of Business Investment in Forsyth County Increases by $527 Million: Forward Forsyth Ahead of Goals

The Forward Forsyth economic development partnership announced today the results of recent analysis of the Forsyth County tax digest. The analysis reviewed changes in the tax digest from 2017 to...

October 28, 2020

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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...

October 14, 2020

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Georgia’s Most Innovative Economy Joins the Innovation Crescent

Forsyth County has experienced explosive growth of technology firms over the last five years. The first indicator that Forsyth County’s economy was shifting substantially toward technology came in 2015 when...

September 23, 2020

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Virtual Meeting Best Practices

With so many employees still working from home, many businesses have turned to virtual video platforms, like Zoom or GoToMeeting, to conduct meetings and hold discussions over a video conference....

September 9, 2020

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