Council considers sports facilities and tournament fees

July 20, 2021 Forney City Council considered business expansions, Oak Creek, sports agreements.

FISD on the hunt for more new teachers

Mar. 01, 2021 Forney ISD Board recognized students and staff, considered pay for staff, hiring more teachers and slight zone change.

Latest News and Events

FISD calls for $623 million bond election

May 28, 2019 meeting, the Forney ISD recognized student council members, all-state athletes, reviewed health and safety plans, approved bond election, et al.

Council gets new Mayor, wants applicants for vacancy

May 14, 2019 Forney City Council swore in elected officials, voted to accept applicants for vacancy.

FISD honors students, teachers

During its regular May 13, 2019 meeting, the Forney Independent School District Board met to honor Students and Teachers

FEDC holds annual HOT training, works on budget

May 09, 2019 Forney Economic Development Corp. met to hold HOT fund training for applicants, considered future website upgrade and budget, and two redevelopment incentives.

Council re-reconsiders Wellington Ridge

May 07, 2019 Forney City Council proclaimed a lot, heard about Cedar St. problems, considered a Gateway lease-only development, re-reconsidered Wellington Ridge, prepared to restore Lady Liberty.

2019 May 04 Election for City

May 04, 2019 General Election, for Forney City Council but not Forney Independent School District.

P&Z considers auto use request and ordinance.

May 02, 2019 Forney Planning & Zoning Commission considered Diamond Creek plats, changes for Deen Implement overhaul, Alfredo's Steakhouse, Caliber Collision, ordinance update.

Council considers Lover's Landing, Wellington Ridge

Apr. 16, 2019 Forney City Council proclaims Safe Digging Month, hears budget update, considers Lover's Landing, Wellington Ridge, FISD expansion plans.

FEDC considers another grant, plus future revisions

Apr. 11, 2019 Forney EDC considered a parking lot grant request, discussed grant application revisions and next year's budget.

P&Z considers new Gateway project, Grayhawk, Lover's Landing

Apr. 04, 2019 Forney Planning & Zoning Commission met to consider new school site plans, Lover's Landing plat, Grayhawk Ph. 4 and Avilla development in Gateway PD.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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