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Posted on: November 27, 2019

Smoothie King to Open Location in Forney

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The City of Forney is excited to announce the world’s leading smoothie brand will soon be opening a location in Forney. The Dallas-based franchise company with more than 1,000 units worldwide will be opening its newest location on the corner of ...

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Posted on: November 27, 2019

FEDC Director Awarded Recertification in Economic Development Designation

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Warren Ketteman, Executive Director of the Forney Economic Development Corporation has been awarded re-certification by the International Economic Development Council (IEDC). Mr. Ketteman first achieved the Certified Economic Development designation in 20...

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Posted on: November 26, 2019

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

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The Forney Fire Department, in partnership with the Forney Independent School District Air Force JROTC, Forney Lions Club, NFHS and FHS student councils, Forney area Dollar General locations, Mama’s Daughters Diner, City Bank and American Nation...

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Posted on: November 12, 2019

City to Host Lady Liberty Unveiling on December 7

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Lady Liberty is back! At 10:30 a.m. on December 7, the City of Forney will host a ribbon cutting ceremony for the completion of the Lady Liberty Monument project. The original Lady Liberty Monument was dedicated on December 7, 1986 and 33 years later we w...

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Posted on: November 11, 2019

Become a "Santa's Helper" and Help Local Non-Profits

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Volunteer you time and help a Forney non-profit raise $$$!

The City of Forney is seeking the help from "Santa's Helpers" to get Forney Community Park ready for the Holiday season. Those willing to volunteer can turn their hours into $ for a local...

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Posted on: October 16, 2019

City to Host First Ever Ball Drop on New Year's Eve

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Wasn’t Brews on Bois d’ Arc an awesome event? It was so much fun, we are going to do it next year! But.......we have even better news. Later this year, we are going to do a New Year’s Eve Ball Drop in Downtown Forney! If you ...

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Posted on: June 25, 2019

CWD offers Mobile App for Forney Residents

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Is it your week to recycle? How much brush can I put out? How do I schedule a household hazardous pick-up? Who do I call if CWD missed my house on Wednesday? All these questions can be answered on the CWD mobile app. Residents simply need to create an acc...

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Posted on: June 25, 2019

Reeder Road Closed for Construction

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The City is about to begin construction of a “new” Reeder Road. To do so, the City will close Reeder Road from the round-a-bout to the FM 212 connection just north of U.S. Highway 80. The City will close the road on June 24 and begin c...

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

Development Map Offers Look into 'Who, What and Where' of Projects

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Have you ever driven by a location in the City and wondered what was being built there? Or that you know a business such as Panera Bread will be coming to Forney but aren’t exactly sure where it will be located? We hope our new development map w...

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Posted on: April 2, 2019

Council Adopts Updated Thoroughfare Plan

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During the March 19th City Council Meeting, the Council received an updated draft of the Thoroughfare Plan. Lee Engineering, a firm that specializes in traffic engineering and transportation planning, provided council with the updated draft that the firm ...

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Posted on: December 12, 2018

TxDOT Project Tracker Helps Residents Keep Up with State Projects

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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 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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