How about a two-acre swimming pool?

Sep. 22, 2020 Forney City Council held a workshop with P&Z to view two proposed projects, including a 2-acre lagoon attraction.

FISD approves lower tax rate, early bond payments.

Aug. 31, 2020 Forney ISD Board met to Honor Ms. Green, review TASB updates and virtual student progress, consider lower tax rate and saving $6.4 million.

Latest News and Events

How about a two-acre swimming pool?

Sep. 22, 2020 Forney City Council held a workshop with P&Z to view two proposed projects, including a 2-acre lagoon attraction.

Council approves budget and lower tax rate

Sep. 15, 2020 Forney City Council considered lowering tax rate, rezoning Silver Crossing, working with Mesquite and Markout, expanding public works building.

Markout WSC plans to merge with City of Mesquite

Markout WSC plans a membership vote to merge with City of Mesquite. Forney City Council plans to take over service to the Grayhawk subdivision.

P&Z reconsiders Silver Crossing PD

Sep. 03, 2020 Forney P&Z considered revised Silver Crossing PD, thoroughfare plan.

CIP considers revisions to water/sewer plan

Sep. 03, 2020 Forney Capital Improvements Advisory Cmte reviews proposed changes for water and sewer.

FISD approves lower tax rate, early bond payments.

Aug. 31, 2020 Forney ISD Board met to Honor Ms. Green, review TASB updates and virtual student progress, consider lower tax rate and saving $6.4 million.

FISD announces college classes for all and scholarships for HS students

Forney ISD announces expanded partnerships with Dallas College and Texas Tech, for students in dual-credit courses and in-district tuition for the public.

Council proposes lower tax rate, new developments

Aug. 18, 2020 Forney City Council considered lower tax rate, new PD's (and incentives for) Liberty and Trailhouse, Wellington mod's, solicitor rules, fill council vacancy.

HOZ ARB considers request for 306 and 312 S. Center St.

During its regular Aug. 11, 2020 meeting, the Forney HOZ Architecture Review Board met to discuss fencing at 312 S. Center, and fencing plus additional structures at 306 S. Center.

FISD Groundbreaking - Griffin Elem.

FISD holds groundbreaking ceremony for the Jerry & Helen Griffin Elementary at Devonshire.

P&Z considers PD mod's plus new PDs w/ town-homes and data centers

Aug. 06, 2020 Forney P&Z considered modifying Brookeville and Wellington Ridge PDs, zoning for Trailhouse Park and Project Liberty (a data-center development)

Council presented scaled-back budget with options for better times.

Aug. 04, 2020 Forney City Council considered 2020-21 Budget, rules for those pesky door-to-door solicitors, manhole covers.

FISD adopts lower tax rate, activates the FISD Police Dept.

Aug. 03, 2020 Forney ISD Board met to consider 2020-21 tax rate, adjust for COVID, consider a parent complaint.

Council awards recognitions, restricts smoking in Parks, denies new PD

July 21, 2020 Forney City Council issued recognitions, considered farmers market, new PD, hockey league, e-Library, smoking restrictions, solicitors' rules.

2020 July 14 Primary Run-off Election

July 14 Run-off Election (for the March 03, 2020 Primary Election)
Photographic Voter ID now required!

2020 July 14 Primary Run-off Election Results

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


With 30 of 30 precincts reporting -
  Item Mail-in

FEDC ponders incentives for 203 S. Bois d'Arc

July 09, 2020 Forney Economic Development Corp. considered an incentive request, sale of 106 E. Main St, vehicle purchase.

HOZ ARB considers request for 305 S. Center

July 06, 2020 Forney HOZ ARB considered paint colors at 305 S. Center St.

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