On Monday night the Forney City Council gathered the council appointed members of the Planning & Zoning Commission, the EDC Board, the Parks Board and the Tax Increment Finance (TIF) Board to hear a presentation regarding the future development of the Gateway project.
The Forney Independent School District Board of Trustees announced the hiring of a new superintendent for the District during a special called board meeting on Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018.
On Tuesday evening the Forney City Council approved $132,000.00 to cover yet another estimation error associated with the Redbud Street reconstruction project.
Residents in about 20 homes in the Lake Rockwall Estates subdivision have been displaced, and the City of Rockwall has worked with Rockwall County Helping Hands, which has secured temporary housing for the families.
On Tuesday night the taxpayers of Forney received a slight reprieve from the excessive spending of the Forney City Council when the council voted 4-1 to appoint Assistant City Manager Wendle Medford to be the Interim City Manager while they continue searching for a compatible City Manager.
As early voting begins, I wanted to share with you an incredible opportunity I had this past weekend. It was an honor to be invited for a private meeting with Vice President Mike Pence to discuss the future of our country and the momentum of our campaign.
On Tuesday evening the Kaufman County Republican Party held the last of three candidate forums formatted to introduce their candidates to the voters, and this event specifically highlighted the candidates seeking election as State and US House Representative and Texas State Senator.
Currently under contract with Strategic Government Resources (SGR) to provide city manager services to the City of Forney; Paul Stevens has announced that he has accepted permanent employment as the Deputy City Manager for the City of Rowlett.
City of Forney Finance Director Deborah Wortham recently provided the Council with a quarterly update on the 2018 Operational Budget.
Although for years transparency has often been vague at City Hall, the Forney City Council will soon begin live stream broadcasting of their bi-monthly meetings via the city’s website.
The city has contracted Swagit Productions to provide video streaming of all council meetings, therefore in preparation for this new and exciting change; city staff has purchased
On Thursday night the Forney ISD Board of Trustees unanimously approved $114,000 to purchase 250 new band uniforms for the Forney High School Marching Band for the upcoming school year.
On Tuesday evening Forney Police Chief Rob Sherwin gave a very brief update on the number of positions currently available with the Forney Police Department, and announced the upcoming retirement of longtime FPD Captain Thad Wilson.