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.

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,

Latest News and Events

City Council - Kamryn Turnbow Week

Apr. 02, 2019 Forney City Council Proclaimed Kamryn Turnbow week, showed an interactive online map, held more annexation hearings, considered new Presiding Municipal Judge.

TIF/TIRZ considers 2017, 2018 annual reports

Apr. 01, 2019 Forney TIF/TIRZ Board gets a primer on Open Meetings rules, considers annual reports, gets activity report.

FISD hires more teachers to match growth

Apr. 01, 2019 Forney ISD Board met to discuss budget, recognize students, prepare to sell advertising, upgrade network infrastructure.

BoA considers sign variance

Mar. 26, 2019 Forney Board of Adjustments met to consider Great Clips sign variance, which needs to span tenant spaces.

Parks Board ponders Pickle-ball

Mar. 20, 2019 Parks Board considered Avilla Oakridge, Facilities Use Agreement modification.

Councils moves on with plans for annexations and roads

2019 Mar. 19 City Council considers annexations, Thoroughfare Plan, asphalt parking lots, Wellington Ridge PD, claim by Don & Laurie Cox.

FEDC considers more grants

2019 Mar. 14 FEDC considered grant extension for 206/208 S. Bois d'Arc, a grant for somewhere downtown, and another for a former day care.

P&Z considers Panera + new Wellington Ridge

2019 Mar 07 P&Z considered a downtown hair salon, Marketplace chain eatery, another apt. complex, cheaper parking lots, and Wellington Ridge.

HOZ ARB reconsiders 306 S. Center

2019 Mar. 06 ARB, with 3 new members, reconsidered modifications to 306 S. Center using plans submitted minutes before the meeting.

Council awards NPO's, considers Devonshire contract

2019 Mar. 05 Council proclaimed March for Meals, awarded Non-Profit groups, considered Devonshire contract and construction road near Grayhawk.

FISD recognizes students and growth

2019 Mar. 04 FISD recognized students, approved re-roofing Criswell, assembled advisory committee for long-term growth plans.

City Council approached by resident about sewage

Feb. 19, 2019 Council heard from a resident with sewage issues, considered Platinum Collision and Eagle Ridge Yet Again, went home early when Mayor stated they would not hold posted executive session.

FEDC looking for more stores

Feb. 13, 2019 Forney EDC considered a local business grant, made plans to hunt large retailers.

P&Z considers appeal for 306 S. Center

Feb. 07, 2019 P&Z hears appeal for 306 S. Center, considers Golden Chick, Platinum Collision, Eagle Ridge Yet Again.

Council plans to annex another 350 acres

Feb. 05, 2019 City Council considers annexing more land, frowns on 18-wheeler parking, terminates FISD agreement.

FISD - moving time soon.

Feb. 04, 2019 FISD considered lawsuit, Flippen Group, held TAPR hearing, got ready to move.

Council gets road update, ponders retail PD

Jan. 22, 2019 City Council heard Thoroughfare update, considered retail PD on 548 N. of Grayhawk.

FEDC continues Beaver recovery

Jan. 17, 2019 FEDC considers more repairs from damage by previous occupants of beaver dam.

Parks Board again considers Eagle Ridge Ph. 4

Jan. 16, 2019 Parks Board heard another pitch for Eagle Ridge Ph 4 park land, debated requirements for Facilities Use Agreements.

FISD looks at remaining 2006 bonds

Jan. 14, 2019 FISD honors Keith Bell, considers donated land, selling remaining 2006 bonds, keeping Dr. Terry around.

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