The Forsyth County Infant Mortality Reduction Coalition, as part of the Forsyth County Department of Public Health, is encouraging people to recognize September as National Infant Mortality Awareness Month. September kicks off a three-month social media campaign, which includes October as SIDS Awareness Month and November as Prematurity Awareness Month.
Winston-Salem was included in the “Top 25 Places to Retire in 2020” recently released by Forbes.
Home gardeners and community gardeners can connect with food pantries near them to donate extra fresh produce and help feed hungry people in our commmunity. Check out this interactive map to find a pantry near you and to see when donations are accepted.
The Forsyth County Tax Administration has mailed out property tax bills to property owners. Property tax bills can be paid by mail, in person or online at http://forsyth.cc/Tax/taxbill.aspx.
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.