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map of georgiaThe City of Forest Park is located in northern Clayton County nine miles south of the City of Atlanta. The city has an advantageous geographic location in the southern metropolitan region, having convenient access to Interstate 75 and Interstate 285 and five mile east of Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in downtown Atlanta, Georgia. More on Forest Park>
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Upcoming Events!


Congratulations to the Forest Park High School Lady Panthers Basketball Team on a great season!

COMMUNITY-WIDE YARD SALE
Annual Spring Community Yard Sale
April 4, 2015 (Rain Date April 11, 2015)
Starr Park
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
10 x 10 Booth rentals are available
Residents - $10/Nonresidents - $20
For more information, call 404-363-2908

EASTER EGG HUNT/SAFETY FEST
Sponsored by Recreation & Leisure, Forest Park Fire/EMS and Forest Park Police Services
Starr Park
March 28, 2015
11:00 am - 2:00 pm (Egg Hunt at 12 noon)
This event is for kids ages 10 years and under
For more information, call 404-363-2908

SWING INTO SPRING FESTIVAL
Starr Park
May 2, 2015 (Rain Date - May 9, 2015)
Booth space is available
For more information, call 404-363-2908

SPRING BREAK DAY CAMP (Boys and Girls) 
Registration begins January 2, 2015
Ages: 5 -12
Fee:  $50 per child
Camp Dates: April 6 -10, 2015, 7:30 am - 6:00 pm

SUMMER DAY CAMP 2015 (Boys and Girls)
Registration begins February 2, 2015
Ages: 4 - 12
Fee:  $45 weekly - residents/$55 weekly - non-residents
Camp Dates:  May 26 - July 17, 2015, 7:30 am - 6:00 pm


Forest Park firefighters win inaugural Southside Firefighter’s Team Competition

Forest Park bested teams from Clayton County, Morrow and Cobb County fire departments, as well as a team made up of firefighters from multiple departments around metro Atlanta (including Forest Park) to win the inaugural Southside Firefighter’s Team Competition. Forest Park firefighter Andrew Duffy also took first place in the individual dressing event.  The Morrow Fire Department hosted the event.

 

Official Ward Map (PDF)



Keep Forest Park Beautiful Residential Yard of the Month

 

 


Keep Forest Park Beautiful Business Beautification Award of the Month

 

 


Babb Middle School FCCLA Chapter Recognition

 

 


Forest Park Middle School Football Recognition

Clayton County Middle School Football Champions

 

 



Forest Park GEARSCity of Forest Park joins GEARS
Program improves traffic safety, cuts costs and delivers convenience for motorists

Forest Park is the latest department to join the state's GEARS (Georgia Electronic Accident Reporting System) program. The move will lead to more cost effective, timely and accurate filing of crash reports in Forest Park , while at the same time providing easy online access to those reports for involved parties. With GEARS, safety officials can pinpoint problem areas and take action to improve road safety in those areas.
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Main Street Redevelopment
Phase I of the LCI Main Street Downtown Streetscape Project has been completed. The project consisted of constructing brick paver handicap accessible sidewalks, landscaping, bicycle racks, trash receptacles, benches, and decorative pedestrian lighting on Main Street. The realignment of College/Ash/Main Street is the location for the new Town Center complete with a water fountain and town clock. This project is the catalyst for the overall redevelopment of Main Street.

Phase II of the Main Street Streetscape project, which will terminate at Highway 54 (Jonesboro Road) is in the engineering phase.

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The City of Forest Park has recently upgraded its emergency notification system. The City of Forest Park is now using CODERED Emergency Notification System and it is an ultra high-speed telephone communication service for emergency notifications and the distribution of information considered to be important. Learn More »

The Recycling Center
continues to be open for your convenience Monday through Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until noon. You may bring paper goods including newspaper, magazines, phone books, and cardboard as well as metals, plastics, aluminum, and appliances. If you do not want to put your small yard debris in the paper recycle bags, you may always bring them and your longer limbs (limited no bigger in diameter than 4” and one pickup truck load) to the Recycling Center free. Click Here for More »
Saturday, March 28
Easter Egg Hunt/Safety Fest
Starr Park
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday, April 4
Clean Sweep
Recycling Center
327 Lamar Drive
8:00 am - 12 noon
Residents are required to show proof of residency
For more information, call 404-608-2310
Saturday, April 4

Community Yard Sale
Starr Park
9 am - 2 pm
Rain Date - April 11, 2015

Monday, April 6
City Council Meeting
Work Session, 6:00 pm
Regular Meeting, 7:00 pm
Meetings are held in the Council Chambers
Monday, April 20
City Council Meeting
Work Session, 6:00 pm
Regular Meeting, 7:00 pm
Meetings are held in the Council Chambers
Saturday, May 2
Swing Into Spring Festival
Starr Park
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Rain Date - May 9, 2015
Monday, May 4
City Council Meeting
Work Session, 6:00 pm
Regular Meeting, 7:00 pm
Meetings are held in the Council Chambers
Monday, May 18

City Council Meeting
Work Session, 6:00 pm
Regular Meeting, 7:00 pm
Meetings are held in the Council Chambers

Monday, June 1
City Council Meeting
Work Session, 6:00 pm
Regular Meeting, 7:00 pm
Meetings are held in the Council Chambers
Monday, June 15
City Council Meeting
Work Session, 6:00 pm
Regular Meeting, 7:00 pm
Meetings are held in the Council Chambers
Monday, July 6
City Council Meeting
Work Session, 6:00 pm
Regular Meeting, 7:00 pm
Meetings are held in the Council Chambers
Saturday, July 11
Clean Sweep
Recycling Center
327 Lamar Drive
8:00 am - 12 noon
Residents are required to show proof of residency
For more information, call 404-608-2310
Monday, July 20
City Council Meeting
Work Session, 6:00 pm
Regular Meeting, 7:00 pm
Meetings are held in the Council Chambers
Monday, August 3
City Council Meeting
Work Session, 6:00 pm
Regular Meeting, 7:00 pm
Meetings are held in the Council Chambers
Monday, August 17
City Council Meeting
Work Session, 6:00 pm
Regular Meeting, 7:00 pm
Meetings are held in the Council Chambers


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