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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615 Businesses Apply for $2,765,000 from the Forsyth County CARES Grant Program

The Forsyth County CARES Small Business Relief Grant Program closed the grant application portal as planned on August 19, 2020 at 5:00 PM. When the application portal closed, a total...

September 2, 2020

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Forsyth County Meets Criteria A to Z

Forward Forsyth, the economic development partnership of Forsyth County housed in the Forsyth County Chamber of Commerce recently announced that they are working closely with a new business that could...

August 20, 2020

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Best Practices for Recruiting a Global Workforce

In a society connected worldwide through digital media, there are increasing opportunities to both recruit workers to come to your business as well as work with people who are literally...

August 13, 2020

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Forsyth County CARES Small Business Grant Program Provides Funds to Local Businesses

The City of Cumming and Forsyth County Government are offering the county’s small businesses a funding opportunity to help mitigate financial hardships created by the COVID-19 pandemic via the Forsyth...

August 5, 2020

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