Forsyth City Services

The City of Forsyth is pleased to be able to offer convenient and efficient utility service to the public. To establish or relocate utility service, please visit Forsyth City Hall. You may download the Utility Service Application and submit it to the Forsyth City Hall.


Residential Utilities

A residential deposit is required for new services of $200.00 for customers needing both electricity and water hook-up. For residential customers needing only electricity, the deposit is $175.00. Residential customers needing only water, the deposit is $50.00. You can download and complete the application below. Please note, a photo ID is required.

Residential Utilities Application

To report a power outage, call Forsyth City Hall at 478-994-5649.  If you experience an outage after hours or during the weekend, please call 478-994-2040.

Commercial Utilities

A commercial deposit is required for new services of $300.00 for customers needing both electricity and water hook-up. For commercial customers needing only electricity, the deposit is $250.00. Commercial customers needing only water, the deposit is $50.00. You can download and complete the application below. Please note, a photo ID is required  and all commercial buildings must be inspected prior to services being connected.

Commercial Utilities Application


Garbage

Residential customers must have city utilities to be eligible for city garbage pick-up. The monthly fee is $15. The commercial service fee is based on the number of pick-up times per week and the amount of waste. No deposit is required.
Large debris pick-up is also available, please call City Hall to schedule a large debris pick-up.

Schedule for Garbage Pick-up


Need to Disconnect or Make Changes to Your Account?

Complete the forms belows and bring them to City Hall. Don’t forget to bring a photo ID.

Diconnect Form
Transfer Form


Recycling

Recycling is a quick and easy way we can work together to protect our environment. Click on the link below for more detailed information regarding the City of Forsyth’s recycling program. Recycle materials will be picked up on Tuesday of each week. Items included in the recycling program are cardboard, white paper, shredded paper, newspaper, junk mail, magazines, aluminum, tin, and plastic (#1-7)