Council retains interim law firm

May 22, 2023 Forney City Council considered action regarding the City Attorney.

FISD Trustee Green resigns, Dr. Michael Idemudia appointed

At the end of the May 16 meeting, Trustee Barbara Jo Green announced her desire to resign, citing health and family reasons. The board accepted her resignation.
She then suggested Mr. Idemudia as a replacement - the board reviewed his resume, then approved appointing Dr. Michael Idemudia for the remainder of her term.

Latest News and Events

P&Z approves site plan for the Mystery store at 741 and 548

June 02, 2022 Forney P&Z considered coffee roasting, distribution, radio tower, gas station and long-awaited mystery grocery store.

FISD considers bonds, portable buildings

May 26, 2022 Forney ISD Board recognized students, considered bond sales, leasing Modular buildings, selling some land.

2022 May 24 Primary Runoffs Results



These results are derived from Kaufman County results and and are in no way official:
May 24, 2022 Primary Runoffs
Voter turnout: 5,861 = 6.54%
26 of 26 Kaufman County Voting Centers reporting

Council meets new Purchasing Manager, new policy

May 17, 2022 Forney City Council met new purchasing manager Ms. Castillo and new policy, considered many plats, EDC budget.

Forney City Manager Selects New Chief of Police

Carrie White - Future Forney Chief of Police

City of Forney has announced the hiring of Carrie White as the next Chief of Police. She is currently the Assistant Chief of Police for the North Richland Hills Police Department, and will be on board in June.

FISD recognizes Top 10 students, award winners, and buys some land

May 09, 2022 Forney ISD Board recognized many students, considered bond counsel, buying equipment for Elementary #10, The OC, and some land.

2022 May 07 Constitutional Amendment and Joint Election

State Constitutional Amendments, City Chapter 143 referendum, City Council, Forney ISD board and $1.3 bn bond package. Early voting April 25 - May 03. Election day May 7.
Photographic Voter ID now required!

2022 May 07 Joint Election Results

Some challengers prevail, local tax measures FISD bond and KESD # 6 are approved. These results are derived from Kaufman County results and and are in no way official

City Police Chief Candidates

The City of Forney will be hosting a meet and greet for the three Police Chief finalists on April 21st at 6:30 p.m. at Forney City Hall.

PD Chief Finalists Q&A

Apr. 21, 2022 three Forney Police Chief Finalists answered questions from The Bowman Group and citizens.

Council reverses action on RR crossings (for now)

Mar. 31, 2022 Forney City Council held an open forum which was very well attended, again considered Project Umbrella RR crossings.

Council ready to swap for a new RR crossing

Mar. 22, 2022 Forney City Council considered trading 2 RR crossings for Project Umbrella

Council hears annual audit, racial profiling report

Mar. 01, 2022 Forney City Council received annual audit and racial profiling report, considered annexation hearing, 380 agreement, FH PID.

FISD prepares for major growth, calls for a new bond package

Feb. 17, 2022 Forney ISD Board considered plans for more growth, and a new bond package.

Park board ponders new Multi-Use fields

Feb. 16, 2022 the Forney City Parks Board met to consider new Multi-Use Fields, recently approved by City Council.

Council petitioned for Chapter 143 election, ready to do Fire Stations

Feb. 15, 2022 Forney City Council considered warning (tornado) sirens, PD Flock cameras, Chapter 143 petition, non-bond Fire Station expansions.

Council delays bond election, floats alternatives

Feb. 01, 2022 Forney City Council considered Comp. Plan, bond package, TxDOT offer, settled with Mr. Lunt.

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