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Posted on: May 22, 2020

City Parks Reopening

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City parks have reopened to the public. We encourage everyone to maintain socially distant from others and to use park equipment with caution. The splash pad will remain closed until further notice.

Although the parks are reopening, Parks and Recreation wi...

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Posted on: May 14, 2020

Forney Seeking Board & Commission Applicants

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The City of Forney is looking for qualified, energetic applicants to serve on our boards and commissions. If you would like to serve your community and learn more about municipal government, serving on a board or commission is a great place to start!

The f...

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Posted on: May 13, 2020

COVID-19 Test Site in Forney

COVID-19 Test Site - Forney

A drive-through COVID-19 testing site will be located in the parking lot at the Walmart Supercenter in Forney (802 E US HIGHWAY 80, Forney, TX 75126) to test anyone who meets CDC and state and local guidelines on who should be tested, including first resp...

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Posted on: May 12, 2020

Amazon Distribution Center Progressing

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Some exciting progress is being made on the 200,000 square foot Amazon facility in Forney!

Located across the Goodyear distribution facility and east of Gateway Boulevard, the new distribution facility is expected to open later this year.

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Posted on: April 20, 2020

City Manager Selects New Fire Chief

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After a diligent interview process, the City of Forney is excited to announce the hiring of Derek Briggs as the next Fire Chief. Briggs will be leaving his position as EMS Division Chief for the Abilene Fire Department and is expected to join the Forney F...

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Posted on: February 19, 2020

Amazon Selects Forney for New Distribution Center

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The City is excited to announce that Seattle-based corporation, Amazon, has begun construction on a 200,000 square-foot distribution center in Forney. Under the development of Seefried Properties, the distribution center will be located in the Gateway Dev...

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

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


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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