Council ponders a couple of difficult items.

Dec. 05, 2023 Forney City Council recognized Eagle Scouts, considered reducing speed limit, Smurfit Kappa water rate, Housing Authority.

FISD special meeting for Closed Session

Forney ISD held a special all-executive meeting to consider Real Property and Personnel

Latest News and Events

2023 May 06 Joint Election - City and FISD

May 06, 2023 Joint Election, Forney Mayor and City Council seats, and Forney Independent School District Board.

Seats that are up for election:
  • City of Forney:
    • Mayor (Amanda Lewis)
    • Council Member Place 2 (Cecil Chambers)
    • Council Member Place 4 (Sarah Salgado)
    • Council Member Place 6 (Jason Roberson)

Council awards bicycles to 1st - 4th graders for Get Fired Up reading program.

May 02, 2023 Forney City Council awards Get Fired Up winning students, considered statement of support for Terrell State Hospital.

FISD people testify at TX House re: Rep. Bell HB 4402

April 20, 2023 Forney ISD staff and board member testify before the Texas House re: HB 4402, authored by Rep. Keith Bell.

Parks Board decides on Sports sub-committee

Apr. 19, 2023 the Forney City Parks Board met to consider sports sub-committee, Parks and Open Space Master Plan.

Council considers PD Officer camera / armor grants, food truck permit

Apr. 18, 2023 Forney City Council considered Food Truck permit, PD body armor and cameras, Parks master plan.

Council gets audit report, annual Racial Profiling report

Feb. 21, 2023 Forney City Council got clean audit, racial profiling report, considered Community Park and PD Dispatch projects.

Forney Chamber of Commerce Hires New Exec. Director

New Exec Dir Megan Adams

The Forney Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors announces the hiring of Megan (Meg) Adams as the new executive director.

2022 Nov. 08 General and Joint Election Results

These results are derived from Kaufman County results and and are in no way official:
Nov. 08, 2022 General Election
Voter turnout: = 45.70%
26 of 26 Kaufman County Voting Centers reporting

2022 Nov. 08 General and Joint Election

Nov. 08, 2022 General and Joint Election - Federal, State offices, and Bond Propositions for Persons living in the City of Forney Corporate Limits.

Council approves new wholesale water contracts

Nov. 01, 2022 Forney City Council honored Mr. Webb, got an FEDC update, considered wholesale water contracts.

FHS Band Fundraiser

Forney HS Band Matress Fundraiser on Sun. Sep. 25 10 - 5

FISD names new schools, City Bank media suite

Aug. 08, 2022 meeting Forney ISD announced dedication of City Bank media suite (press box), and the names for four new schools.

FISD gets public feedback, adopts new budget

June 27, 2022 Forney ISD Board heard from the public, considered 2023 budget

FISD announces new dress code changes

FISD announced a new dress code on June 20, 2022 with some unexpected changes: no hoodies, and no skirts for 5th grade and higher.

2022 June 18 City Council Runoff Results

Current results show Sandi Primous with 253 votes prevailing over incumbent Robbie Powers with 221 votes. Ms. Powers had the lead in early votes, Ms. Primous had a larger election day turnout.

City Council Runoff Election

June 18, 2022 sample ballot for: City Council Runoff Election for Place 3

Council decides Ted Nugent will be last JAC concert

June 07, 2022 Forney City Council proclaimed DeafBlind Week, recognized Juneteenth, considered saving some money, and discussed proposed bond packages, then terminated the JAC contract.

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.