Cumming City HallThe recently erected Cumming City Hall & Clock Tower has become the face of downtown Cumming. It's architecture is a modernized style reminiscent of the classic look and feel of old town Cumming. Inside, the walls tell the story of Cumming's past and present administration including a large collage of antique photographs. The City Hall hosts the City Council Chambers and administrative offices of several city departments.Read More
The Cumming FairgroundsThe Cumming Fairgrounds hosts a large spectrum of events from antique car shows to the annual Cumming Country Fair & Festival. Inside, you will find a variety of attractions and facilities including a quarter midget race track and a large, covered pavilion tailored to host events such as concerts, rodeos or large gatherings. Visit the official website for a calendar of events, booking, or any additional information. Visit Site
Lake Sidney LanierEscape to Cumming's #1 tourist attraction, Lake Sidney Lanier, located just 40 minutes north of Atlanta off GA 400. Mary Alice Park is the ideal place for boating, water sports, fishing and family fun! Read More
Aquatic Center & Water ParkCumming's latest attraction is the Aquatic Center & Water Park. Inside you will find olympic swimming pools for training and competition. During the Spring and Summer we open the outdoor water park, suitable for kids of all ages! Classes such as swimming lessons, CPR and more are available year-round. For scheduled events and additional information visit the official Aquatic Center website. Visit Site
Veterans War MemorialOur Veteran's War Memorial stands as a monument to honor the soldiers of Forsyth County who served their country when duty called. Join us on these grounds for our annual Memorial Day Ceremonies. Read More
4th of July ParadeCumming's longest standing tradition is the annual 4th of July Steam Engine Parade. This unique event draws a record number of participants, enthusiast and onlookers to celebrate our country's independence. Families, state-wide, find this to be the most thrilling event the city hosts! The colorful fanfare, food, and handfuls of candies fuel the excitement of the masses. The festivities begin mid-morning and end with a fireworks display at dusk.Read More
The Cumming PlayhouseThe playhouse hosts a variety of wholesome entertainment from plays to concerts and more. A fantastic night out for the family, with friends, or even school or church groups. Visit the official Cumming playhouse website to see this year's line-up of scheduled events, book your tickets online, or speak with a playhouse representative. Visit Site
The Brannon Heard HouseCumming's newly-restored, historical landmark is now open and available to host your next private event. Let us host your wedding receptions, holiday parties, or other upcoming celebrations! Visit our official page for pricing and availability. Visit Site
- We will now be issuing employee permits Monday through Friday from 830 to 430. Please be aware that we only have one employee who is capable of performing background checks and lunch is generally taken from 1130 to 1230. Additionally, the fee has been raised by the City of Cumming to $40.00. Our ordinance requires you to be in possession of your social security card and a Georgia driver’s license in order to obtain an employee permit. No exceptions can be made at it is explicitly required. Planning and Zoning is located on the bottom floor of the City of Cumming City Hall which is located at 100 Main Street Cumming, GA, 30040. If you wish to fill out your application before coming into the office, here is a copy of the CH CONSENT
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING CITY OF CUMMING COMPREHENSIVE PLAN
Please take notice that the City of Cumming is initiating a process of updating its comprehensive plan. The comprehensive plan is a progress guide for the next 20 years in the areas of population and housing, land use, natural and cultural resource protection, economic development, community facilities, transportation, and other planning topics. A steering committee has been appointed by the Cumming Mayor and City Council to oversee the effort. The currently adopted comprehensive plan (community agenda) will be used as a starting point for the plan update and can be viewed on the city’s website at the following link:
A second public hearing will be held on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at 6:00 PM at Cumming City Hall, Third Floor Council Chambers, 100 Main Street, Cumming, Georgia 30040. The purpose of the hearing is to facilitate the review and discussion of the future land use plan and development policies. A brief presentation followed by the opportunity for public comment will be provided at the hearing.
All interested persons are invited to attend. For more information, contact Scott Morgan, Director of Planning and Zoning, at 770-781-2024.
The City is also offering an online Community Questionnaire as part of the Comprehensive Plan process. This questionnaire can be accessed here: Community Questionnaire, and will be available through 5 p.m. on Oct. 7, 2016.
2015 City of Cumming Annual Report
City of Cumming officials and staff are pleased to present the 2015 Annual Report. This is the first time in the history of the City that this publication has been produced and we are excited to share it with the community.
Inside the pages of the Annual Report, you will find highlights of the City of Cumming’s accomplishments from 2015. Moving forward, we plan to create a new Annual Report every year, each recapping the successes of the previous year.
Click Here to view the 2015 Annual Report, or pick up a hard copy at Cumming City Hall, the Cumming City Park Recreation Building, Cumming Aquatic Center, Cumming Playhouse or Cumming Fairgrounds Office.
Cumming Playhouse – 2016 Schedule of Events
AUG 27, 2016 – 3 PM Sat. Matinee and 8 PM Evening
Tickets $27.50 – $30.00 plus Ga 7% tax
Sept. 22 – Oct. 16,2016 – TFS 8 PM Evenings & 3 PM Sun Mat
Tickets $25 and $27.50 plus Ga 7% tax
Nov. 17 – Dec. 04, 2016 – TFS @ 8 PM and Sun Mat 3 PM
Tickets $25.00 / $27.50 plus Ga 7% tax
Dec.17 and 18, 2016 – 8 PM Sat. 3 PM Sun.
Tickets $15.00 plus Ga 7% tax