The Forsyth County website will be down for a scheduled maintenance period starting Sunday, March 1st at 8 am.
Both lanes of Chestnut Street from First Street to the entrance of the Wells Fargo Parking Deck will be closed from Feb. 24 - March 14 for the construction of the new parking deck being built on the corner of First and Chestnut Streets.
Emergency Services Director Dan Ozimek from Forsyth County retired on Feb. 27 after more than 42 years of service.
March 1-7 is Severe Weather Preparedness Week; Statewide Drill is March 4. Winston-Salem/ Forsyth County Emergency Management urges Forsyth County residents to prepare for severe weather that may occur with little to no warning this spring.
Come learn about how to be a better steward of your land and your farming concerns at a workshop on Thursday, March 26 with sign-in and refreshments at 8 a.m. The program will start promptly at 8:30 a.m. and run until 12:30 p.m. at N.C. Cooperative Extension. The event is free but registration is required.
During this year’s primary, voters have the chance to weigh in on a ¼ cent county sales that is estimated to bring in more than $13 million for teacher supplements.
Early voting is happening now for the March 3 primary and runs from Thursday, Feb. 13, through Saturday, Feb. 29.