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City Hall will be closed Monday, December 25 and Tuesday, December 26 in observance of Christmas. ┬áThe garbage truck will run Monday’s route Tuesday and Tuesday’s route Wednesday. Thursday and Friday’s route will remain on normal schedule. City Hall will also be closed Monday January 1, 2018 in observance of New Years. The garbage truck will run the same schedule as Christmas week. Please call City Hall with any questions. 601/469-2921


The City of Forest is excited to introduce a new texting program. This program will allow citizens to receive news and information from the City of Forest.
Text: Forest To: 70000.
Normal text rates apply and you can opt out at anytime.

Please call City Hall (601)469-2921 with any questions.


Ordinance #429 states that fireworks can be “shot” between December 5 and January 2 from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. with the exception of New Years Eve. Fireworks may be shot on New Years Eve starting at 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 a.m. New Years Day. Fireworks may not be discharged within 600′ (six hundred feet) of any church, hospital or school. Please be safe this New Years.