City provides free chipper, leaf pickup The City of Forest Hills provides free chipping service and leaf pickup on a monthly basis by The Parke Company, 615-350-6033. SCHEDULE
This service is provided free to residents for normal yard maintenance, not to assist with clearing properties of trees, shrubs, or trash. GUIDELINES
Recycling Clean Out October 15 Get ready to recycle electronics, scrap metal, donated goods, batteries, bulbs, expired medicine, and more at the City's next Recycling Clean Out October 15 at City Hall from 8:30-12:30. GUIDELINES
Richland Creek meeting October 25 The Cultural and Natural Resources Committee hosts an education series on improving conditions of Richland Creek October 25.
Proposed changes to Zoning Code The Board of Commissioners is reviewing proposed changes to the City’s Zoning Code addressing setbacks, building height, floor area ratio, tree preservation and other areas of the Zoning Code. ORDINANCE
The partridge pea (Chamaecrista fasciculata) is a legume native to most of the eastern United States. Its slender stems hold small pinnate green leaflets that fold up when touched, giving rise to its nicknames Sleepingplant or Sensitive-plant.Learn More
Newcomers to the City may not realize that Forest Hills was considered way out in the country as late as the 1960s, but Planning Commissioner James Gardner III knows very well what that means. His family bought property in the early ’30s when there was only farmland. Wanting a country place to spend the weekends, his great-grandfather bought 40 acres and built a rustic cabin. Learn More