Forney Power Plant Implores Council to Deny Development near Plants Water Source

The bi-monthly meeting of the Forney City Council was held on Tuesday night and citizens packed the audience to hear their elected officials debate an agenda that consisted of nine Consent Items, nine Public Hearings and five Action Items.

Ranking easily as the most interesting discussion of the night, Public Hearing #8 required the City Council “to consider approval of an Ordinance rezoning 108-2 acres of land from a Mixed-Use District to a Planned Development District with single family, multi-family and commercial uses.”


Forney Police Report Burglaries of Three Local Businesses

On Saturday, February 27, 2016, it was reported to the Forney Police Department that a local business had been burglarized. This was one of three local businesses that had been hit sometime during the night on Friday or in the early morning hours on Saturday.

A vehicle description was obtained by video footage from one of the businesses. The vehicle appears to be a dark colored four door passenger car. 

Another local business was burglarized sometime between Wednesday night (02/24/2016) and Thursday morning. It is believed that some of these incidents may be related.

If anyone has any additional information about this or any other incident, please contact the Forney Police Criminal Investigations Department at 972-564-7622. 

You can also leave information anonymously at Kaufman County Crime Stoppers at 1-877-847-7522 and if that information leads to an arrest, a reward could be granted to the caller.

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