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Sarah Bock was presented with a Resolution from the commissioners in recognition of earning the Girl Scout Gold Award, which represents the highest achievement in Girl Scouting recognizing girls in grades 9 through 12 who demonstrate extraordinary leadership through sustainable and measurable Take Action projects. Bock is a member of Troop 13728 in the Girl Scouts of the United States of America and is a student at South Forsyth High School.Read more...
Half the voters turned out yesterday to pass the Forsyth county transportation bond. And over half of them voted yes. Voter turnout was 52.64% and ballots cast were 57,126. Results were 34,800 said yes and 20,039 said no. Property owners will have tax added to their property tax bill for the next 20 years to guarantee roads will be built.Read more...
Transportation Bond on November 4 Ballot
The Forsyth County Board of Commissioners has placed on the November 4 General Election/Special Election ballot a bond referendum to fund transportation projects. The proposed Transportation Bond would be an up to $200 million general obligation bond to finance a variety of transportation projects.
Atlanta Hobby launched the Vortex, one of the world’s most advanced hexacopters, this week. Designed and built in America through an innovative partnership with MN Aerospace, the Vortex offers best-in-class flight times, unprecedented performance, and a unique color customization system to allow professionals and hobbyists the opportunity to design a drone that fits their look as well as their needs. Mated with a 3-axis-stabilized gimbal and GoPro camera, the Vortex is a stable, long-flying aerial filming platform.Read more...