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Posted on: January 23, 2020

Downtown Forney to host “Festival on Main” April 4

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Art aficionados and families rejoice! The City of Forney is excited to announce that it will be hosting an art-inspired “Festival on Main” in Downtown Forney on April 4. The day-long event will bring music, art, food, drinks and most i...

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Posted on: January 21, 2020

Dates Announced for Popular Movies/Concerts in the Park Series

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The City has announced the return for one of the more popular events during the summer seasons. Beginning on May 14th and going through June 19th, the City will once again host the ‘Movies in the Park’ and ‘Music in the Park&...

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Posted on: January 9, 2020

Active Shooter & Bleeding Control Seminar Open to the Public

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Active shooter/active attack incidents are increasing across the United States, and the public safety professionals in the City of Forney want to extend an educational opportunity to citizens on what to do should they ever find themselves in an active att...

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Posted on: December 20, 2019

Local SBDC Provides 2019 Small Business Numbers

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Small business owners and companies they operate, are the backbone of our local economy. The Trinity Valley Community College Small Business Development Center and the Forney EDC have a great relationship, that helps would-be entrepreneurs begin the proce...

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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: 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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