The Forney Downtown Business Association's (FDBA) mission is focused on spurring downtown Forney's revitalization process by creating a vibrant business climate that encourages growth and stability of unique, destination businesses in Forney's Historic Downtown Area. By assisting potential downtown business owners in the launch, development and growth of their businesses, the FDBA is building the cornerstone for a robust destination downtown to be enjoyed by Forney residents and visitors alike.  


Tree lined streets, planters bursting with vibrant colors, lighted buildings and thoroughfares, pole banners lining the historic area & cross street banners highlighting upcoming events are just a few of the improvements the FDBA envisions to attract one- of-a-kind shops, a lively arts scene and fantastic sidewalk bistros where residents can enjoy the bustle of a vibrant downtown.


  • Downtown Mural Installation
  • Increasing FDBA Membership Base
  • Increasing community event offerings

The FDBA meets the second Tuesday of every month 8:00AM at the Spellman Museum of Forney History (200 S. Bois D'Arc). 



PRESIDENT Tracy Gray, Guest & Gray

VICE PRESIDENT- Bonnie Jaggers, Mama's Daughter's Diner

SECRETARY- Kendall Milton, Forney Spellman Museum of Forney History

TREASURER- Amber Stallard, True Renovations  





Branding the FDBA, creating promotional materials, applying for HOT funds, establishing an online media presence and researching marketing opportunities for Downtown Forney are the primary objectives of the 2015 marketing committee.  




Attracting remaining downtown businesses to join the growing FDBA and fostering productive relationships with current members through quarterly social gatherings is the focus of the membership committee.     

Interested in meeting fellow Forney business owners? Email us at and learn how you can become a member!  


Downtown Business Association Boundaries (Est. 2013)