Reeves Henry Site Dedication

Reeves Henry Poster

On June 10th, 2023, to start the Founders’ Day event, the city held a site dedication for Reeves Henry. There will be a new historical marker placed at the site in the future.

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.

2023 May 06 City and FISD Joint Election Results

These results are derived from Kaufman County results and and are in no way official:
May 06, 2023 Joint Election
Voter turnout: 4,399 = 4.64%
0 of 18 Kaufman County Voting Centers reporting

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.

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)


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