Council considers FTW5 zoning and plans - with 800+ jobs

June 16, 2020 Forney City Council considered Project Hummingbird (FTW5/Amazon w/ 800+ jobs), July 7 meeting, splash pad.

FISD looks for normal fall classes

May 28, 2020 Forney ISD Board virtually considered budgets, construction bids and procedures, student programs and resuming a normal fall schedule.

Latest News and Events

Council approves action on Victorian Village

Dec. 17, 2019 City Council met to hear blistering criticism, consider McDonald's 2 and Chipotle, a warehouse, day-care, reclaiming Victorian Village, Spellman Amphitheater concerts and water sales.

Forney EDC prepares to claw-back Victorian Village

Dec. 12, 2019 Forney EDC met to consider fate of Victorian Village property:

Council approves allowing fees for sports field use by associations

Dec. 03, 2019 Forney City Council met to consider sports associations Field Use Agreements, a logo in the street and appraisal district appointment.

P&Z considers another distribution center

Dec. 02, 2019 Forney P&Z considers legal housekeeping, another distribution warehouse, Chipotle, McDonald's 2, child-care and a bank.

FISD sees 20,000 students on horizon

Dec. 02, 2019 Forney ISD Board met for live recital and to recognize contest winners, receive 120th year resolution, hear demographer, TASB and planning updates,

Parks Board gets a surprise visit and update

During its regular Nov. 20, 2019 meeting, the Forney City Parks Board met to hear an update from City Manager Carson.

Council amends 2003 Adams Ranch PD

Nov. 19, 2019 Forney City Council met to consider Forney Daycare (on 741), Trinity Crossing, Ryhn Addition, 2nd McDonald's, Adams Ranch, winery zoning, a water conservation plan and to hear from an angry resident.

FEDC considers public input policy.

Nov. 14, 2019 Forney Economic Development Corp. met to consider public input policy and a redevelopment grant extension.

HOZ ARB considers request on E. Church St.

Nov. 12, 2019 Forney HOZ ARB met to review a request for new fencing and accessory building.

FISD presents 12,000th student

Nov. 11, 2019 FISD Board met to recognize student achievements, introduce the 12,000th student, present Forney Family Award, hear about Mesquite project in FISD.

Council considers ball-field improvements

Nov. 05, 2019 Forney City Council met to consider hvac & park improvements, procedural changes.

2019 Nov. 05 General Election Results

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


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P&Z considers wineries and a Second McDonald's

Oct. 29, 2019 Forney P&Z met to consider zoning changes for Adams Ranch, and wineries, along with plats for McDonald's, Forney Daycare and Ryhn Addition.

HOZ ARB considers variances on Main St.

Oct. 17, 2019 Forney HOZ Architecture Review Board met to consider variances at 114 E. Main for paint colors and signage.

Parks Board considers proposed Adams Ranch PD

Oct. 16, 2019 Forney Parks Board considered Adams Ranch PD park-land dedication and pickle-ball request.

Council honors young difference-maker

Oct. 15, 2019 Council proclaimed Dyson Pagan week, heard from an unhappy resident, held several public hearings, considered amphitheater management.

BofA considers signage for Pet Supplies Plus

Oct. 08, 2019 Forney Board of Adjustments considered a sign variance for Pet Supplies Plus.

FISD expands dual-credit programs

Oct. 07, 2019 FISD announce expanded dual-credit programs with Eastfield, adding Texas Tech to the program and planning on-campus classes for college credits.

P&Z approves use for Epic Distribution (Carts)

Oct. 03, 2019 Forney Planning & Zoning Commission met to replat lots, consider ATV retail use, indoor kennels, new Gateway subdivision, new building in Schafer Plaza.

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