McKinney

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5:05 AM Apr 25, 2022 CDT

Collin County accepting applications for $2M park acquisitions, improvements funding program

Funding will be awarded to projects including but not limited to land acquisition, trails and capital improvements for parks and open spaces located within Collin County, according to a county news release.


Early voting for May 7 election starts April 25: What Frisco ISD voters need to know

In addition to voting for FISD board members, voters will see two statewide propositions on the ballot.


CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Village within expansive Fields development in Frisco to feature 5-star Ritz-Carlton Hotel; Voodoo Doughnut coming soon to Cypress and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 22.



McKinney wedding industry experiences ‘boom’ following pandemic lull

The number of weddings scheduled in 2022 is the most the country has seen since 1984.


CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Construction to start on Magnolia Village retail center May 2; Stranger Things Store to open in Grapevine Mills and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 21.


Extension of Ridge Road, Melissa Road improvements and more McKinney transportation projects

McKinney residents can look forward to several road improvements this year.


McKinney council OKs redevelopment plan for former SPCA facility

“This is a complex and unique development for McKinney, where you're basically trying to marry a townhome development with multifamily development that is surrounded by a significant creek feature on the east side of the property,” attorney Bob Roeder said on behalf of the applicant.



McKinney's Erwin Park expands with skills course for off-road bikes

The skills area will feature lines for beginner, intermediate and advanced riders.


Golf tournaments, a comedy show and more things to do in McKinney this spring

Looking for something to do in McKinney? Check out these events.



McKinney clears pathway for 2 water pipeline projects

“North Texas [Municipal Water District] needs these lines to serve us, and we need them to serve our customers,” city staff said.



Sugar offering ice cream, waffles in west McKinney

Scoops of ice cream can also be served over waffles along with fruits and whipped cream sauce.



CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: 5 businesses and restaurants coming to Keller, Fort Worth; Happy Goat Retreat now open in Willis and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 19.


Collin County commissioners approve new staff for Magistrate Court

Collin County commissioners approved an emergency staffing request for the county’s Magistrate Court due to an increased workload from Senate Bill 6, which was passed last year by the Texas Legislature.



Frisco ISD updates library website with book selection, complaint processes

Updates include a step-by-step process to submit a library resource for review by the district.


CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Hoots Wings opening delayed in Round Rock; Grab N Go Tacos now open in New Caney and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 18.


Arby's readies to open along SH 121 in McKinney

This will be the city's second Arby's location.


Sales tax holiday for emergency supplies to save Texans estimated $1.5M

The sales tax holiday for emergency supplies is estimated to save Texans $1.5 million.




McKinney Marketplace retail center gets new owners

McKinney Marketplace is anchored by Sprouts Farmers Market and LA Fitness.


DFW Airport ranked second busiest airport in the world for passenger traffic

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport reported nearly 62.5 million passengers last year, a 58.7% increase from 2020, according to a report from Airports Council International.


CareNow Urgent Care opening new McKinney location

The center will be open seven days a week and offer care after normal business hours.