Forsyth County Breaks Ground on Courthouse and Jail

By Maggie Ryan
A groundbreaking ceremony for Forsyth County’s new courthouse and jail was held on July 8 in downtown Cumming. The ceremony signaled the beginning of a project meant to increase the public safety and judicial infrastructure of Forsyth County, according to Forsyth County Commission Chairman R.J. (Pete) Amos.

Plans Move Ahead in Georgia for Jail and Courthouse Project

A lot of change is set to happen in Forsyth County, as plans are moving forward on a major construction project. In early January, the Forsyth County Board of Commissioners were given plans for a new courthouse project and were also briefed on the plans to make it happen, including demolishing the current jail and building two parking garages instead of one.