2024 May 04 Joint Election - City and ISD

May 04, 2024 Joint Election, City Council seats, and Forney Independent School District Board Trustees.

Seats that are up for election:
  • City of Forney:
    • Mayor
    • Council Member Place 2
    • Council Member Place 4
    • Council Member Place 6

  • Forney ISD

If you want to be listed on a ballot, you must file your application between Jan. 18 and Feb. 17.  

Here are the application forms for City of Forney and the Forney ISD. You must also declare your campaign treasurer.

Note that you must be a registered voter, and the form must be notarized.

Applicants as of Jan. 27
MayorPlace 2Place 4Place 6
Mike Thomas Jeremy C. Haynes
Cecil Chambers

Final list of City Applicants
MayorPlace 2Place 4Place 6
Mike Thomas Cecil ChambersSarah SalgadoGreg Helm
Jason RobersonJeremy C. Haynes
Nate Dettmer
Robert Neely

Final list of FISD Applicants
Place 1Place 2
Scott ReganGreg Pharris
Paul CuaraEricka Price
The local candidates are (incumbents shown as (I)):
  • Forney City

    • Place 1
      • Caz Tankersley
      • James Traylor (I)

    • Place 3

    • Place 5
      • Zahnd Schlensker (I)

  • Forney ISD

    • Position 3
      • Michael Idemudia (I)   -   Facebk
      • Lynette Daniels   -   Facebk

    • Position 4
      • Yuel Neal   -   Facebk
      • Hanna Doan Bateman (I)   -   Facebk

For some persons living outside the Forney City Limits:
KAUFMAN COUNTY Water Control and Improvement District No. 1 Proposition A
(Distrito de Control y Mejora De gua Nro. 1 del Condado de Kaufman Proposicion A)

  • The issuance of $701,000,000 Bonds for Water, Sanitary Sewer, and Drainage and Storm Sewer Systems and for Refunding Water, Sanity Sewer, and Drainage and Storm Sewer Systems Bonds of the District, and the Levy of Taxes, Without Limit as to Rate or Amount, Sufficient to pay the Principal of and Interest on the Bonds.
    La Emision de $701,000,000 en Bonos Para Sistemas de Abastecimiento def Agua, Alcantarillado Sanitario y Alcantarillado de Drenaje y Agua de Tormenta y Para Reemboslar Los Bonos Para de Abastecimiento def Agua, Alcantarillado Sanitario y Alcantarillado de Drenaje y Agua de Tormenta del Distrito y la Imposicion de Impuestor, Sin Limite en Cuanto a Taso o Cantidat, Suficientes para Pagar el Capital y el Interes de los Bonos
    • For/Yes/Si
    • Against/No/No

Copy of Official sample ballot from Kaufman County available here.

Early voting is available from Apr. 22 - 30 at these locations:

Crandall/Combine Community Center 500 W. Lewis Crandall, Texas 75114
Forney Sub Courthouse 200 E. Main St. Forney, Texas 75126
Kaufman County Library 3790 S. Houston St. Kaufman, Texas 75142
Kemp Sub Courthouse 103 N. Main St. Kemp, Texas 75143
Mabank City Hall 129 E. Market St. Mabank TX 75147
Scurry-Rosser ISD 10705 St. Hwy. 34 Scurry, Texas 75158
Terrell Sub Courthouse 408 E. College St. Terrell, Texas 75160

Early voting times:

    Mon. - Fri. Apr. 22 - 26: 8:00 - 5:00
              Sat.  Apr. 27: 8:00 - 5:00
              Sun. Apr. 28: 12:00 - 6:00
    Mon. - Tue.   Apr. 29 - 30: 7:00 - 7:00