New Barrow CFO; Forsyth water quality report; Lanier boating accident, BUIs

*Trey Wood is Barrow County’s new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Wood currently serves as Finance Director for the Madison County Board of Education. Previously, he held similar roles with Jackson County Government and Habersham County Government.

*The Forsyth County Department of Water & Sewer 2024 Water Quality Report is now available for viewing and it can be found by clicking here. County officials say it shows Forsyth met all U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and state drinking water health standards in 2023. The City of Gainesville’s report will not be available until June 1.

*One person was slightly injured Sunday night when two personal watercraft collided on Lake Lanier near Buford. The state Department of Natural Resources also says there had been five Boating Under the Influence (BUI) arrests made on Lanier through Sunday night.