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Posted on: February 15, 2019

2019 Great Warrant Round-Up Kicks Off March 1

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So you got a ticket and forgot to take care of it….we understand that life can get quite hectic, but now that ticket has become a warrant. The Forney Municipal Court of Record No. 1, 331 S. FM 548, will participate in the 2019 Great Warrant Rou...

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Posted on: February 14, 2019

Forney to Host Protection Sports Association K9 Event

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On February 23 and 24, the Community Park, 241 S. FM 548, will host the Protection Sports Association (PSA) K9 Dallas Trial from 8 a.m to 5 p.m. What is the PSA? The PSA provides an outlet for civilian competition in canine obedience and controlled protec...

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Posted on: February 1, 2019

Movies and Acts Set for 2019 Concerts and Movies in the Park

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This year, the series will offer music that everyone can appreciate. We have music from all genres, including Elvis, Hard Night’s Day (Beatles Tribute Band), King George (George Strait Tribute Band) and many more! All concerts will begin at 8 p....

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Posted on: February 1, 2019

Get the Scoop on Garage Sales

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As the spring season drags near, so does “garage sale” season. We get a number of calls a week asking questions about garage sales, we hope this information will help answer some questions. If you are interested in hosting a garage sal...

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Posted on: January 31, 2019

NTMWD Plans Annual System Maintenance, March 4 - April 1

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The North Texas Municipal Water District (NTMWD) will temporarily change the disinfectant in its water treatment process from March 4 through April 1, 2019. The annual, routine change is necessary to maintain the regional system and year round water quali...

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Posted on: January 31, 2019

GovQA Aims to Improve Efficiency of City’s Public Records Process

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Technology improves communication and enhances transparency between local governments and its citizens. Today, the City of Forney took a step to provide the community with easier access to public information by launching an online portal for public record...

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Posted on: January 23, 2019

Peddlers Must Have City-Issued Permit

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As the weather warms, 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. These permits are required because they allow the City t...

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Posted on: January 11, 2019

Forney EDC attends Red River States Conference in Ft. Worth

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Earlier this week, representatives from the Forney Economic Development Corporation attended the inaugural Red River States Conference & Deal Making, held in Sundance Square in Ft. Worth. Formerly known as the International Council of Shopping Centers...

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Posted on: January 8, 2019

Texas Transportation Forum Highlights Grown of North Texas and Forney

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On January 7 and 8 in Austin, the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) held its annual Texas Transportation Forum, which brings together transportation leaders and advocates, industry innovators, local, state and national policy makers to discuss th...

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Posted on: January 4, 2019

Work Begins on Victorian Village Project

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On the morning of January 4, the City held a groundbreaking for the “Victorian Village” project near the intersection of Chestnut and Main St. In May 2018, the City Council unanimously approved an agreement with the Garrett Moore Compa...

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Posted on: December 20, 2018

Forney ISD Searching for Sponsors to Help Host 2019 Special Olympics

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On April 18, 2019, the Forney ISD will host more than 150 students as they compete in track and field events with area teams during the 2019 Special Olympics at City Bank Stadium, 800 FM 741 S, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. To help provide these Forney athletes w...

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Posted on: December 12, 2018

TxDOT Project Tracker Helps Residents Keep Up with State Projects

TxDOT Project Tracker Website

Did you know that the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) has a project tracker online that has information on more than 11,000 TxDOT projects. Several roads that go through the City are controlled by the state, including FM 548, 1641, 740, 741 and...

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Posted on: December 12, 2018

Parking Ordinance Goes into Effect

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The City Council recently passed a day-time parking ordinance for Downtown Forney. The ordinance will only be in effect Monday through Friday, 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. The parking ordinance is to ensure that customers wanting to shop or dine in Downtown will alwa...

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Posted on: December 12, 2018

City Adopts New Curfew Ordinance

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The City of Forney has recently adopted a curfew ordinance for minors under the age of 17 that went into effect on November 15, 2018. Those who are 17 years and older are considered adults and this ordinance does not apply to them. The effective hours for...

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Posted on: December 11, 2018

City Releases 2019 Recycling Calendar

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Find a space on your fridge! The City has released the 2019 recycling calendar for residents, which will again be picked up every other Wednesday. The City will alternate pick-up dates between Zone A (Homes north of Highway 80) and Zone B (Homes south of ...

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Posted on: December 12, 2018

“Forney Community Cam” Project Aims to Help Protect Residents and Community

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The Forney Police Department is excited to announce its latest effort to deter crime in our community, the “Forney Community Cam” project. This project is a collaboration with residents who have surveillance systems at their home or bu...

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Posted on: December 12, 2018

Panera Bread to Open Newest Location in Forney

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The City of Forney is excited to announce that fast casual bakery-café, Panera Bread will soon be opening a location in Forney. The Missouri-based company will be located on the property south of Kroger at the intersection of Marketplace Blvd. ...

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Posted on: December 12, 2018

Forney EDC Offers Demolition Grant to Promote Infill Development

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In an effort to revitalize and expand infill development within the City of Forney, the Forney Economic Development Corporation (FEDC) is offering property owners of vacant, underutilized and/or condemned residential properties the opportunity to demolish...

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Posted on: October 12, 2018

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City Council meetings are open to the public as provided by the Open Meetings Act. Let your voice be heard by attending a meeting today!

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