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Weaver Road Bridge Closed Through Mid-June

Thursday, May 12, 2011

The Weaver Road bridge closed May 2 for needed repairs after rainy weather postponed a scheduled April 25 closing. According to Village Administrator Heather Kimmons, drivers in that area should a More »

Watchdog group opposes landfill

Thursday, May 12, 2011

A controversial landfill, proposed in 2007 and opposed by 74 percent of DeWitt County voters in a 2008 referendum, is under consideration by the Environmental Protection Agency. If created, the la More »

Board says goodbye to Allsup, swears in three

Thursday, May 12, 2011

Mayor Hap Gilbert thanked outgoing trustee Jeff Allsup for his “thoughtful and dedicated service” at the May 2 Board meeting, presenting him with a plaque and noting that, “we always kid Jeff beca More »

Cloudy with a chance of eggs

Thursday, May 12, 2011

A cool and cloudy day on April 23 didn’t keep children and their families from enjoying the annual Forsyth Easter Egg Hunt in Forsyth Park. Members of the Activities & Events Commit More »

Forsyth Fast Facts

Thursday, May 12, 2011

Items of interest from Village staff and the May 2 Board meeting BOARD DECISIONS Trustees tabled discussion of a request from the Taj of India resaurant to retain a sign on the north wall  More »

Summer rec program gets new beginning

Thursday, April 28, 2011

Village Administrator Heather Kimmons has hammered out some sweeping changes to the Village’s 2011 summer recreation program. “The objective of the revamped program is to take the More »

Budget OK’d; shortfall covered by reserves

Thursday, April 28, 2011

Trustees unanimously accepted the Village’s fiscal year 2011-12 operating and capital budget on April 18, despite a predicted shortfall. The approved budget projects a $1.23 million deficit i More »

Board nixes six committees

Thursday, April 28, 2011

On April 18, Village trustees voted 4-2 to disband six of the Village’s longtime standing volunteer advisory committees. The Library Advisory Committee, with Head Librarian Jean Campbell as facili More »

Library News

Thursday, April 28, 2011

Long-time resident remembered The public is invited to a 2 p.m. reception at Forsyth Public Library on Friday, May 6, for the unveiling of a watercolor painted in memory of the late Bill Curr More »

New stop sign approved

Thursday, April 28, 2011

A new stop sign is up in Forsyth after 53 residents concerned about safety signed a petition to get a sign installed at the intersection of West Forsyth Parkway and Phillip Circle that is nearest  More »

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