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Posted on: June 19, 2017

Forney Police to Participate in Safety Day

Talk Text Crash

In conjunction with the “Don’t Text and Drive” campaign, the Forney Police Department will host a Safety Day at Wal-Mart, 802 E. US Highway 80, on June 30 from 9 a.m. to noon. The Police Department will have provide safety ha...

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Posted on: June 15, 2017

Forney Professional Firefighters Association to Hold Benefit Event at Spellman Amphitheater

Hometown Throwdown

The Forney Professional Firefighters Association (FPFFA), with help from CrossFit South Forney, will host a “Hometown Throwdown” benefit at 8 a.m. on July 15 at the Spellman Amphitheater, 241 S. FM 548. The CrossFit-style competition and fish fry will ben...

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Posted on: June 13, 2017

John Bunker Sands Wetland Center Hosts Workshop for Educators

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The John Bunker Sands Wetland Center is offering a number of activities this summer for both children and adults! On June 29, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. the Wetland Center, 655 Martin Ln. in Seagoville, invites all classroom teachers, informal educators, home-...

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Posted on: May 16, 2017

Library Offers Programs for Elementary Children

Its Elementary Program Color 2017

The Ellen Brooks West Memorial Library, 1800 College Ave., doesn’t offer summer programs for preschool children. The library will offer summer programs for elementary children that include a book, as well as any craft, activity or challenge that related t...Read on...

Posted on: May 15, 2017

Library Releases Summer Story Time Dates

Preschool Summer Story Times Color 2017

Come join the Ellen Brooks West Memorial Library, 1800 College Ave., as they host Preschool Summer Story Time for children ages 2 – 5. Dates for the 2017 Summer Story Time include June 14 – S is for Summer Stories, June 29 – ...

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Posted on: April 28, 2017

City to Begin Proactively Spraying for Mosquitoes

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City to Begin Proactively Spraying Measures for Mosquitoes

The City of Forney will begin to proactively spray for mosquitoes on May 8, between the hours of 8:30 p.m. and 6 a.m. The water soluble spray that will be used to fog for the mosquitoes, will not h...

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Posted on: April 25, 2017

Celebrate Independence Day on July 1 at Community Park

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The City of Forney will hold its annual Independence Day Celebration at Community Park, 241 S. FM 548, on Saturday, July 1 beginning at 6 p.m. This FREE event will have activities for all ages including rides, food trucks, live entertainment and FIREWORKS...

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Posted on: March 31, 2017

Renderings Available to View of Completed Downtown Project

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Don’t blink, because you might have missed the construction, or we hope that’s what it seems like! We have been extremely pleased with great weather and no major set-backs to date with the Downtown Enhancement project. Still though, we...

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Posted on: March 29, 2017

City Releases Movies and Acts for 2017 Movies & Music in the Park

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The City of Forney Special Events Department is excited to release the movie and music lineups for the popular Movies & Music in the Park events this summer, all of which are held at the Spellman Amphitheater, 241 S. FM 548. These FREE events are ope...Read on...

Posted on: March 28, 2017

City to Offer Paperless Billing to Residents

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The City of Forney will now offer eBilling/paperless billing to utility customers. The online portal will allow residents to sign up and receive their bill via email, while reducing the impact to the environment by going paperless. Along with the online p...

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Posted on: February 10, 2017

Popular Oak Cliff Eatery to Open in Downtown Forney

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The City of Forney is excited to announce that the popular Oak Cliff eatery Eno’s Pizza Tavern will be opening its second location in Downtown Forney in July! The Oak Cliff establishment has received a loyal following since it first opened in it...

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Posted on: January 30, 2017

Dates Announced for Popular Movies/Concerts in the Park Series

Movie Night

The City has announced the return for one of the more popular events during the summer seasons. Beginning on May 5th and going through July 28th, the City will once again host the ‘Movies in the Park’ and ‘Music in the Park&a...

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

CWD Provides 2017 Recycling Calendar

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For some it’s easy to remember that trash goes out every Tuesday night or Wednesday morning, while some can just simply forget! Community Waste Disposal (CWD) has provided their 2017 recycling calendar, for those who don’t think about recycling, can print...

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Posted on: January 10, 2017

Solicitors Required to Have Permits for Door-to-Door Sales

No Solicting

The City of Forney would like to remind residents that as spring nears, residents may experience an increase in door-to-door sales associates. If you do encounter a solicitor at your door, they are required to have a permit from the City of Forney. Permit...

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Posted on: September 23, 2016

US Highway 80 Ramp Relocation Project to Begin

Kaufman Co. Plan

A project to improve the US 80 frontage road and relocate the ramps at FM 460 (Clements Road) and FM 740 (Pinson Road) has finally begun after almost three months of delays. The project includes eliminating a 90 degree turn on the eastbound frontage road ...

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