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Forney Highway 80 Ramp Project Absorbed into County Transportation Bond Project

09-29-2014
Earlier this month, Assistant City Manager Gina Nash requested the Forney Council terminate their contract with roadway designer, H. W. Lochner. Contracted to evaluate a possible relocation of the SH 80/FM 460 south side ramp, Nash requested the termination the Lochner contract so that the ramp project could become part of the Kaufman County Transportation Bond Program.
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Early Morning Truck Fire Slows School Traffic on FM 548

09-26-2014
Slowing the normal flow of school traffic to a crawl, on Friday morning the driver of a small commercial box truck pulled to the side of FM 548 as his truck engine caught fire.
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TxDOT Awards Contract for Kaufman County Project

09-26-2014
In an ongoing effort to enhance state roadways and address congestion, the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) approved a contract award for $4.2 million for the addition
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FM 148 Road Clousure Announced

09-25-2014
Weather permitting, FM 148 between County Road 305 and eastbound I-20 in Terrell will be closed
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Kaufman County Kicks Off County Thoroughfare Plans

09-23-2014
On Monday afternoon, Kaufman County Judge Bruce Wood hosted the Project Kickoff Meeting and Luncheon
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Forney Council Approves New Industrial District Agreement with FPLE

09-22-2014
In October 1999, the FPLE Forney LLC (NextEra Energy) power plant was constructed and opened in Forney
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Forney Council Members Rip Brooks & Nash over Zanata’s Amended Contract

09-18-2014
On Tuesday evening the Forney City Council unanimously voted to approve a request by the Forney Economic
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Weekly Posts

[09-17-2014 ] Forney City Council Honors Fallen Hero Chad Drake
[09-16-2014 ] Forney's Best Western Christopher Inn & Suites Has Been Sold
[09-15-2014 ] Kaufman County Commissioners’ Appoint Richards to Head New Consolidated Department
[09-13-2014 ] Forney City Manager Gives Update on Search for New EDC Executive Director
[09-13-2014 ] Forney EDC Spends Another $135K on Zanata’s Renovation
[09-11-2014 ] Forney Citizen Upset by Lack of Code Enforcement
[09-10-2014 ] Forney Police Issue Update on Active Investigation
[09-09-2014 ] State of Texas Will Soon Privatize Terrell State Hospital
[09-09-2014 ] Texas Attorney General Secures Asset Freeze and Temporary Injunction
[09-07-2014 ] Kaufman County Commissioners Work Through Budget Changes
   

Sports

Jackrabbits Win Homecoming against Bulldogs 35- 17
[09-29-2014 ]

Forney High Jackrabbits, both past and present, gathered at City Bank Stadium on Friday night to show their support for the Black & Gold
[09-28-2014 ] Tigers Tame the Falcons in District Opener
[09-22-2014 ] Lady Jackrabbits Take Down Lady Falcons in Volleyball
[09-13-2014 ] Falcons Take Down Jaguars in Homecoming Celebration
[09-12-2014 ] 15th Annual AMA Texas Full Moon Series Round 7 Buffalo Creek MX Park
 

Community

Fodor’s Names Dallas Arboretum as One of America’s Best Pumpkin Festivals
[09-28-2019 ]

Fodor's has named the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden one of "America's Best Pumpkin Festivals." This comes as Autumn at the Arboretum, the Southwest's largest fall festival, is in full swing through November 26. The highlight of the festival is the nationally acclaimed Pumpkin Village, and a garden filled with more than 65,000 pumpkins, gourds and squash.
[09-25-2014 ] Duncanville Native Serves aboard USS John S. McCain
[09-25-2014 ] Tolar Resident Arrested for Third Degree Theft of Livestock
[09-24-2014 ] Apogee Stadium Hosts Texas Dairy Queen® Bands of America Championship
[09-23-2014 ] 2nd Annual Chamber of Commerce Business Expo a Family Friendly Event
 

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Although it was hard to hear their sweet voices, the Warren Middle School Choir did a lovely job of entertaining the crowd that attended the 2nd Annual Forney Chamber of Commerce Business Expo, last week.