Sure to be a hotly outspoken political race, the five o'clock deadline to submit an application for the City Council election has passed and area voters will be excited to hear that three highly respected Forney resident's have filed candidate applications.
The voters should be thrilled to discover incumbent Council Member's Shaun Myers, Kevin Moon and David Johnson and Mayor Rick Wilson will all be challenged for their council seats.
A Home-Rule Municipal, the City of Forney has increased in population at an alarming rate within the past several years and all the decisions made regarding the directional development of Forney have been voted upon by the Mayor and member's of the Forney City Council.
However, the taxpayers of Forney employ a group of individuals who bring forth the project ideas and developer deals associated with the many projects considered by the Forney council.
Citizens of Forney,
Many of you may have heard of an incident at the February 5th City Council meeting that led to council member Shaun Myers submitting a complaint against me to the Forney Police Department.
You deserve to know the circumstances under which this incident occurred. The incident occurred during a closed portion of the meeting we refer to as an Executive Session.
Because Texas law requires all City Council meetings to be open to the public, we can only go into a closed meeting under certain exceptions
Rockwall residents will soon see a change in their rates for water, sewer and garbage collection. The residential water rates are set to increase by 2% in the City of Rockwall. That means the average user will pay less than $1.00 more on their monthly bill.
On Wednesday morning the Commissioners of the Kaufman County Court educated themselves on the need to consider building a new county animal shelter.
Seated with the Commissioner’s at their new mobile conference table, City of Terrell Police Chief M.G. McKeown spoke with the court about issues currently being experienced at the aging City of Terrell Animal Shelter.
A legal team from Attorney General Ken Paxton’s office vigorously defended Texas’ voter registration procedures during oral arguments before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit.
During the January 23, 2019 meeting of the Kaufman County Commissioner’s Court, Sheriff Bryan Beavers received approval to apply for a Justice Assistance Program grant for the purchase a drug incinerator.
Hey Forney, This is Denise Bell coming to you from the intersection of FM 548 and US Hwy 80.
I’m here today to give you some really interesting news.
Last week Kaufman County Sheriff Brian Beavers received unanimous approval from the County Commissioner’s Court to purchase eight pairs of night vision goggles for the county SWAT team.
It has been confirmed that City of Forney Assistant City Manager Wendle Medford has resigned his position.
Wendle Medford was hired in January 2017 after having served as the Director of Innovation and Technology for the City of Murphy, Texas for seven years.
Dallas Environmental Quality & Sustainability issued its Green Building Certification to LBJ Infrastructure Group for demonstrating leadership in environmentally sustainable business practices.
The Forney ISD has released the below letter addressed to the parents of North Forney High School students.