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Emergency Services

Tim Black is Forsyth County’s new Emergency Services director

Published by Todd Luck / April 17, 2020

Tim Black has been promoted to Emergency Services Director and will oversee the county’s Emergency Medical Service (EMS), Fire Service, and 911 Communications divisions. He's an Army veteran who is currently the Deputy Director of Emergency Services and worked for the county for more than 20 years

Forsyth County

Fill out your 2020 Census and help Forsyth be counted

Published by Todd Luck / April 17, 2020

The 2020 Census is underway and you can help Forsyth County be counted by responding from your own home at my2020Census.gov. Census data helps determine the distribution of federal funds for local services and how many representatives states have in Congress.


Department of Social Services

County in partnership to help homeless during COVID-19 outbreak

Published by Todd Luck / April 15, 2020

A coordinated effort between Forsyth County, City of Winston-Salem and the Continuum of Care is addressing the needs of the homeless population during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Cooperative Extension

Tips for shopping at farmers markets during this time of restricted movement

Published by Mary Jac Brennan / April 6, 2020

NCDA & CS offers guide for safe shopping at the Farmers Market: COVID-19, social distancing and farmers markets; markets need the public's help


Cooperative Extension

Forsyth County Land Summit Offers Insight on Stewardship Decisions

Published by Mary Jac Brennan / April 3, 2020

A recorded version of the Forsyth County Land Summit ZOOM workshop is now available to watch. Click on the link to view the video recording.

Cooperative Extension

What's in Bloom in Forsyth County?

Published by Leslie Peck / April 2, 2020

Spring is here and we hope you can enjoy a virtual visit to Extension's gardens.

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