Council names Place 2 finalists, hears about flooding

June 15, 2021 Forney City Council considered a grant, plats, Development Agreement, Code of Ethics, board appointments, names finalists for Place 2.

FISD on the hunt for more new teachers

Mar. 01, 2021 Forney ISD Board recognized students and staff, considered pay for staff, hiring more teachers and slight zone change.

Latest News and Events

FEDC considers selling a building

June 10, 2021 Forney Economic Development Corp. considered a property buy-out and a development grant.

HOZ ARB 0607

June 07, 2021 the Forney HOZ Architecture Review Board met to consider covered parking, paint colors and porch railings.

FEDC getting new Executive Director

The Forney EDC will soon officially announce the new Executive Director, Ms. Spencer.

FEDC hints at a new Executive Director

May 13, 2021 Forney Economic Development Corp. says a new Exec. Director will start soon, privately considered a new project and personnel.

2021 May 01 General Election

May 01, 2021 General Election, for Forney Mayor and City Council, and Forney Independent School District.

2021 May 01 Forney Council and FISD election results

These results are derived from Kaufman County results and are in no way official:

May 01, 2021 General Election
Unofficial Final - 0 of 28 precincts complete

Council delays vacancy appointment, approves Interim CM

Apr. 14, 2021 Forney City Council special meeting considered resignation of Mr. Myers, appointment of new member and Interim City Manager.

P&Z considers business expansion, more distribution centers

Apr. 08, 2021 Forney P&Z considered a business expansion, several distribution centers, new roads.

Council approves Separation agreement with City Manager Carson

Apr. 06, 2021 Forney City Council considered annexing 21 acres, another warehouse project, tennis program, Bellagio Laguna Azure PID, FEDC incentive, Board appointment, returning to in-person meetings, overview of Finance and Fire Dept.s, warning sirens, approved Separation Agreement with City Manager, appointing Mr. Zook as interim.

Council approves Bellagio plat, special counsel

Mar. 16, 2021 Forney City Council considered several distribution center plats, preliminary plat for Bellagio, racial profiling consulting, Fox Hollow PID, virtual meetings, NTMWD and bond committee appointments. After executive session, approved obtaining a special counsel.

Doe Belly's expansion would provide outdoor and indoor event spaces.

Mar. 11, 2021 Forney Economic Development Corp. considered two incentive requests, one would provide covered area for Second Saturdays and other events plus stage and movie screen.

Council fails again to accept City Manager resignation

Mar. 02, 2021 Forney City Council considered food truck rules, received a "clean" audit report, debated bond committee appointments, failed again to approve resignation of City Manager Carson.

FISD on the hunt for more new teachers

Mar. 01, 2021 Forney ISD Board recognized students and staff, considered pay for staff, hiring more teachers and slight zone change.

Council fails to accept City Manager's resignation

Feb. 26, 2021 Forney City Council held a special meeting for an executive session to consider grievance filed by Chief Lunt.

Council recognizes Officer Pleasant, approves pay raise for most employees

Feb. 23, 2021 Forney City Council recognized Officer Pleasant, considered Holiday Lights RFP, grant for PD equipment, salary increases, food truck rules.

FISD announces new school mascots, approves more employees

Feb. 08, 2021 Forney ISD Board recognized students and staff, held TAPR hearing, picked mascots, considered adding 150 employees, action on aquatic center.

Council considers another annexation, FEDC incentive

Feb. 02, 2021 Forney City Council held a short meeting to consider annexation, FEDC incentive.

Council Approves Lagoon, makes statement about CRF funds

Jan. 19, 2021 Forney City Council considered annexation requests, zoning for Bellagio, distribution centers, Mr. Johnson announced stepping down, made a statement about CARES Act Fund expenditures.

FEDC considers two incentive requests

Jan. 14, 2021 Forney Economic Development Corp. considered incentive requests: Best Ever Massage, and Guest & Gray / Reagin House.

FISD considers extended leave, superintendent contract

Jan. 11, 2021 Forney ISD Board recognized Holiday Card winner, considered front-line worker resolution, extended leave policy, superintendent contract.

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