Incumbents returned to City Council; Johnson, Andrews start first trustee terms
Wed, 05/11/2016 - 15:39 Edgar
by CARY GRIFFIN
City of Forney voters returned the two incumbents who were seeking new terms on the City Council in balloting that ended with election-day voting Saturday. On Saturday, voters in Forney ISD elected two newcomers to the Forney ISD Board of Trustees. Incumbent Robbie Powers, running against Amy Byers for City Council, Place 3, received 504 votes, or 52.01% of the vote. Ms. Byers received 465 votes for 47.99%. Incumbent Mary Penn, running against challenger Mark Safford for City Council, Place 4, received 602 votes for 58.66% of the vote. Safford received 426 votes, or 41.44%. of the total in that race.