The voters of Forney will soon have the opportunity to speak their minds and clean up their city council as three pivotal positions on the Forney City Council become available for election.
On Tuesday evening the Forney City Council held a joint workshop with the Forney Economic Development Board of Directors in order to review the EDC’s Strategic Plan for growth and development throughout the city.
On Tuesday evening the Forney City Council refused to take action to pass, deny or table an ordinance recommendation by the Forney Planning and Zoning Commission that is intended to improve the appearance of residential fencing throughout the city.
At their January meeting the Forney ISD Board of Trustees approved a resolution expressing their official intent to reimburse the cost of a construction associated with converting Rhea and Smith Elementary Schools into 5th and 6th grade intermediate campuses.
During the January meeting of the Forney ISD Board of Trustees, the results of the school boards annual self-evaluation were disclosed and it was revealed that school board member’s feel their performance only “needs improvement” in one area.
Because several hot political races are on the horizon, on Thursday night Kaufman County voters were presented with the first of several candidate forums that will provide voter’s with information about the candidates seeking election in the March Primary.
On Monday evening in honor of School Board Appreciation Month, Forney ISD Superintendent Suzanne McWilliams expressed the districts appreciation to each of the members of the school board for their continued loyalty and dedication to the students and staff of the FISD.
Forney Independent School District (ISD) Superintendent of Schools, Suzanne McWilliams informed the Forney ISD Board of Trustees that she plans to retire from public education at the end of the 2017-2018 school year.
On Thursday evening the Forney Planning and Zoning Commission voted unanimously to recommend that several changes be made to Article V of the Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance in order to strengthen residential fencing requirements throughout the city.
Laura Hughes, Kaufman County Clerk, would like to announce that she is seeking re-election for the office of Kaufman County Clerk in the upcoming March 6, 2018 Republican Primary.
County Clerk, Laura Hughes, is pleased to announce to that the County Clerk’s Office was once again presented the State’s prestigious 2017 Exemplary Five Star Award at the 63rd Annual Vital Statistics Conference.