DOWNTOWN REVITALIZATION -
An exerpt from "Take Me Downtown," an article by a local resident, Forney High School class of '89.
"Dear neighbors and friends, there’s a movement happening. Can you feel it? Have you noticed the changes going on downtown?
"What we have in Forney is good, but I want great. Downtown needs to be the place of first dates, family reunions and childhood memories. Are you ready for change? STOP and watch this TED Talk. It inspired this article."
FORNEY MARKETPLACE ANCHORED BY
Kroger Marketplace is just the beginning for a 50+ acre development marketed by UCR Realty...
"We’re bringing the Kroger Marketplace to Forney because the city continues to expand and experience growth. This Marketplace concept is the ultimate one-stop shopping destination for suburban communities. The Marketplace will create an exciting shopping experience for local families, and more importantly, it will bring 350 new jobs to Forney to further economic development." -Gary Huddleston, Director, Consumer Affairs, The Kroger Co.
GATEWAY - 2000+ ACRES
Opening up 2000+ acres for future development with a $23 Million road project takes a lot of planning and effort. Since 2007 a Public-Private-Partnership has pulled together the infrastructure for DFW's next development boom. Can you hear it?
FORNEY BUSINESS PARK
Just west of the Gateway development, the Forney Business Park is a public-private partnership near US 80 earmarked for future professional & commercial facility development.