When classes resume following the summer break, both North Forney High School and Forney High School will be under new leadership with the addition of two new principals starting with the 2018-19 school year.
Forney ISD announced the hiring of a new Athletic Coordinator and Head Football Coach for Forney High School on Tuesday, April 24, 2018.
On Tuesday evening during the delivery of his bi-monthly City Manager’s Report, Interim City Manager Wendle Medford delivered an informative public announcement about an upcoming meeting before providing the council with several project updates.
Last week Forney Police Chief Rob Sherwin requested council approval to change the current speed limits on north and south FM 548 in response to the most recent Texas Department of Public Safety speed zone study of the busy thoroughfare.
Kaufman County Elections Department will hold a new election for the County Court at Law judgeship on July 21, 2018 as ordered by Judge Martin Lowry in Tracy Lyn Booker Gray v. Hon. Dennis Jones, in the District Court of Kaufman County, Texas, 422nd Judicial District, No. 99505-422.
On Tuesday night the Forney City Council once again folded to legal threats made by an uncompromising land developer when they ultimately voted 3-2 to approve the Trinity Crossing residential development being built on FM 460 (Clements Road).
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In an attempt to prevent another development of Cracker-Jack size homes, last week the Forney Planning and Zoning Commission voted 5-2 to deny the final plat permit requested for the Gateway Park Phase 7 residential addition.
Unfortunately the worst fear of Forney taxpayer’s was realized on Thursday evening when the City Council publicly received audit results confirming that the developer of the Gateway Project is requesting repayment of $44,249,226.98 in infrastructure cost.
On Thursday afternoon the members of the Forney Chamber of Commerce were provided an in-depth update on the current status of retail growth in the city by Forney Economic Development Executive Director Warren Ketteman.