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Coalition for Drug Abuse Prevention


The Coalition for Drug Abuse Prevention is a not-for profit organization whose mission is to reduce drug and alcohol problems in the community.


The Coalition consists of a number of representatives from community and government agencies involved directly and/or indirectly in solving these problems. It also involves individuals who serve in their capacity as community leaders. The third group consists of community representatives appointed by the Forsyth County Board of Commissioners and the City of Winston-Salem Board of Aldermen.
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The Board of County Commissioners appoints nine (9) citizens of Forsyth County to three-year terms. These members should represent the following groups: two (2) from business, two (2) from religion, and five (5) from the community.


Meetings: 3rd Tuesday of each month - 12:00 noon - at designated locations

Open Appointments

The following appointments are open for applicants:

Capacity and Additional Information
Deadline to Apply
Apply Online Business Representative; One (1) Appointment, Three-Year Term, Expiring March 2019 5/4/2016 5:00:00 PM

District Map

District Map

District A
Everette Witherspoon - Term Expires: Dec. 2018
Walter Marshall - Term Expires: Dec. 2018
District B
Richard V. Linville - Term Expires: Dec. 2016
Don Martin - Term Expires: Dec. 2018
David R. Plyler - Term Expires: Dec. 2016
Gloria D. Whisenhunt - Term Expires: Dec. 2016
At Large
Ted Kaplan - Term Expires: Dec. 2018

Forsyth County Code

The County Code is the official record of ordinances adopted by the Forsyth County Board of Commissioners. By clicking on the link below, you will be able to access an online copy of the County Code.

Please note that when you click on this link, you will be leaving the Forsyth County website and entering a website owned and operated by Municipal Code Corporation, also known as “Municode.” The County Code displayed on the Municode site is updated annually and, therefore, may not contain recently approved ordinances.

View the Forsyth County Code

TV Broadcast Schedule

View our TV Broadcast on the Government Channel The Commissioner's meetings, held on Mondays, are broadcast live at 6:00 pm on WSTV 13 - The Government Channel. They are rebroadcast the following Tuesday at 9:00 AM and the following Wednesday at 9:00 pm.

The Commissioner's briefings, held on Thursdays, are broadcast live at 2:00 pm on WSTV 13 - The Government Channel. They are rebroadcast the same day at 6:00 pm.