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Posted on: December 4, 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: November 30, 2018

“Toys for Forney Kids” Toy Drive Campaign Kicks-off

Fire Toy Drive

The Forney Fire Department, in partnership with the Forney Independent School District Air Force JROTC, Forney Lions Club, NFHS and FHS student councils, Dollar General and Kaufman County Constables Office are conducting their annual “Toys for F...

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Posted on: November 27, 2018

EDC Recognized by the International Economic Development Council

EDC Award for Guide and Book

Congratulations to the Forney Economic Development Corporation, for recently being recognized by the International Economic Development Council by receiving a Bronze Award for their 2018-2019 Development Map and Guide. The map and development guide is use...

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Posted on: November 21, 2018

City Adopts New Curfew Ordinance

Curfew

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: November 20, 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: November 15, 2018

Cease the Grease this Holiday Season

Defend Drain

Thanksgiving and Christmas, with its fried turkeys, buttery foods, and gravy, can be hard on the diet—and on pipes and sewer systems. When fats, oils, and grease are washed down the drain, they stick to the inside of pipes, hardening and buildin...

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Posted on: October 25, 2018

Panera Bread to Open Newest Location in Forney

Panera Bread Web

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

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Posted on: October 17, 2018

Goodyear Chooses Forney for New Facility

Goodyear Website

During
the October 16 City Council meeting, the council was informed that the GoodyearTire Company, the multinational tire manufacturing company founded in 1898, has
selected a site for a new distribution center in the City of Forney. 

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Posted on: October 17, 2018

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

Community Cam

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

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