Posted on: October 16, 2017

Have a be-witching good time celebrating Halloween in downtown McKinney

If the broom fits, fly it over to enjoy the City of McKinney and McKinney Main Street Scare on the Square from 4-7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 31 in historic downtown. This year’s event features enchanting activities and fun for the entire family. Adm...

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Citywide News Releases
Posted on: October 16, 2017

McKinney launches new system to streamline development processes

The City of McKinney has launched a new land management software system called EnerGov by Tyler Technologies. This software package streamlines processes for developers, improves data quality and increases public access to information from the Development...

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Citywide News Releases
Posted on: October 12, 2017

PACCAR breaks ground on McKinney manufacturing facility

PACCAR Groundbreaking

The McKinney Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) has announced PACCAR, a Fortune 500 company, held a groundbreaking ceremony today to begin construction on a new manufacturing facility in McKinney for its Dynacraft division. Construction will be compl...

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Citywide News Releases
Posted on: September 19, 2017

Tax Rate Adoption

The City of McKinney adopted a tax rate that will raise more taxes for maintenance and operations than last year's tax rate.

The tax rate will effectively be raised by 1.92 percent and will raise taxes for maintenance and operations on a $100,000 home by a...

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Citywide News Releases
Posted on: October 10, 2017

Haunted Houses, Scare Houses or Haunted Mazes need Permits to Operate

Haunted House Permits

Halloween is around the corner and the McKinney Fire Marshal’s Office (FMO) is ready to make sure everyone is safe during the spooky, thrilling season. It is also time to remind everyone that a permit is required for any special community, schoo...

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Citywide News Releases
Posted on: October 10, 2017

McKinney Fire Department provides Halloween safety tips

Halloween Safety

The McKinney Fire Department (MFD) has prepared safety tips for families to heed during the Halloween holiday. Halloween is a fun and spooky time of year for kids. Make trick-or-treating safe for your little ones with a few easy safety tips provided below...

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Citywide News Releases
Posted on: October 5, 2017

Read Across McKinney announces newest book selection

T he McKinney Public Library System is proud to host Ann Hood, the 2017 Read Across McKinney author, who will discuss her enthralling novel The Book That Matters Most at a special luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Oct. 19 at Stonebridge Country Club, 7003 Beacon Hil...

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Citywide News Releases
Posted on: October 5, 2017

McKinney releases Neighborhood Night at the Movies Fall lineup

McKinney’s upcoming fall season of Neighborhood Night at the Movies has something for the entire family. The free family movie nights will rotate between three of the city’s public parks in October. Movies begin at dusk, around 7:30 p.m. and will be shown...

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Citywide News Releases
Posted on: October 4, 2017

Free Outdoor Movie Nights held in McKinney

McKinney families can enjoy a free film under the stars at the popular Outdoor Movie Nights at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 12, Oct. 19 and Oct. 26 at the McKinney Community Center, 2001 S. Central Expy.

Families are invited to attend a screening of &lsquo...

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Citywide News Releases
Posted on: October 4, 2017

McKinney police invite residents to grab “Coffee with the Cops” on Oct. 7

The McKinney Police Department invites residents for casual conversation over a cup of coffee Saturday, Oct. 7. Coffee with the Cops will be held at Starbucks in Adriatica, 6841 Virginia Pkwy., from 7-10 a.m.

Coffee with the Cops provides a unique opportun...

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Citywide News Releases
Posted on: October 3, 2017

Keep McKinney Beautiful annual Trinity Trash Bash on Oct. 21

Residents can help keep McKinney beautiful during the annual Trinity Trash Bash event hosted by the City of McKinney Saturday, Oct. 21.

Registration is now open for residents, civic groups, schools, businesses, homeowner associations and faith-based organi...

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Citywide News Releases
Posted on: October 3, 2017

Collin County Transit expands to include Saturday service

Collin County Transit, a partnership between the City of McKinney, the McKinney Urban Transit District (MUTD) and the Denton County Transportation Authority (DCTA), has expanded service hours to include Saturday service, effective Oct. 2. Collin County Tr...

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Citywide News Releases
Posted on: September 29, 2017

Vote to secure grant funding to help maintain McKinney Performing Arts Center

McKinney’s Main Street program has been named a participant of the Partners in Preservation: Main Streets campaign. The public is encouraged to vote daily at voteyourmainstreet.org to help Main Street McKinney secure $150,000 in grant funding to “Polish O...

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