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.

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.

Latest News and Events

FEDC holds HOT funds class, approves settlement

May 11, 2017 meeting held workshop for H.O.T. fund applicants, briefed on FM548 traffic study, approved grant on Pacific, approved settlement w/ 548 Partners.

Board of Adjustments debates Racetrac, Murphy's

Convening after a 9 month recess, the board debated with Racetrac, then approved 2 requests, and debated with Murphy's who will return with new plans.

2017 May 06 Forney Election Results

Forney voters have selected Shaun Myers (53%) and Kevin Moon (63%), WMF residents voted down all 3 propositions.

P&Z approves Wellington Ridge, denies Gateway Parks

Forney P&Z wrestled a probable amenity center for the Wellington Ridge PD, met with attorney, then denied the Gateway Parks request to reduce the size of the amenity center by 66%.

City Council approves joining utility rate committees

During its regular May 02, 2017 meeting, the Forney City Council met and (this is the preliminary report, subject to change):

Forney Parks Board has an informative meeting

During its regular Apr. 19, 2017 meeting, the Forney City Parks Board met and (this is the preliminary report, subject to change):

City Council approves Racetrac, subdivs, appoints folks to new board

Forney City Council Apr. 18 approved the Racetrac project, several other new businesses, Fox Hollow changes, and appoints people to new Community Improvement Committee.

FEDC moves forward w/ Crumbzz building sale

Forney EDC approves $87k incentive to Racetrak, revelopment grant for 501 E. Main, soon to be Phillips Electric, and moves forward with sale of 212 S. Bois D'arc, the Crumbzz building.

Forney HOZ ARB approves porch addition

After a brief discussion, the board approved a porch design for 109 E. Church.

P&Z approves subdiv expansions, Christian Bro's, Bush's Chicken

Forney P&Z Apr. 6, 2017 approves some changes to Fox Hollow, a new day care, Christian Brothers Auto, Bush's Chicken, Lakepointe Church and a few other things, tables serious reduction in size of Gateway Parks Amenity Center.

City Council approves Wynne-Jackson agreement on Whaley tract.

Forney Council presents new Vision, Mission and Value Statements, approves Wynne/Jackson development agreement with changes to masonry definition, request for more of FM740/ Bois D'arc to be released, and removes a Park Board member.

City Council tables action on Whaley tract / Wynne-Jackson

Forney City Council Mar. 21 view a park proposal, approved incentives for Eno's Pizza, tabled any action on the Whaley tract AKA Wynne-Jackson development.

Forney HOZ ARB has a lively meeting about windows

The ARB held a lively public hearing regarding the HOZ, the boards' raison d'etre, and then approved replacement windows.

Forney EDC to offer Crumbzz building for sale for one month

In Mar. 09, 2017 meeting approved facade grant for Wood's Transmission, and due to an offer for purchase, will place 212 S. Bois D'arc for sale, for one month, to seek alternative offers.

Council approves indoor gun range, alcohol sales at Eno's

Forney City Council Mar. 07 approves CUP for indoor gun range, distance waiver for alcohol sales at the coming Eno's, took no action on the Whaley (Wynne-Jackson) tract.

P&Z approves indoor gun range CUP

The Planning & Zoning Commission Mar. 02 meeting approved a C.U.P to allow indoor gun range in the Forney Fence building, and approved changes to the Pristine Car Wash elevations.

Forney HOZ ARB approves sign for 205 S. Bois D'arc

Historic Overlay Zone ARB approves sign for Maverick Chiropractic, 205 S. Bois D’Arc Street, currently Forney Chiropractic and Wellness Center.

Council recognizes Officers and Ms. Carroll

City Council recognized Officers Klosterman and Inmom for their heroic actions, and Ms. Roberta Mae Carroll.

Forney EDC approves lease to Eno's Pizza Tavern

FEDC Feb. 09 meeting approves facade grant downtown, extends deadline for former TxDOT property, approves lease to Eno's Pizza Tavern.

Council approves Racetrac site plan, CWD rate adjustment

The Forney City Council Jan. 17, 2017 approved plans for RaceTrac at FM 548 & FM 1641, approved rate increase for CDW