Legislative Priorities

City of McKinney 2019 Legislative Priorities

McKinney Texas is a world-class city with a booming economy, high-quality business development and amenities like the award-winning McKinney National Airport. 


Recognized nationally as a premier community, McKinney consistently receives praise for abundant employment, excellent schools, low crime, exceptional public safety, overall quality of life and a feeling of community pride. All these combine to make McKinney Unique by nature.


The City of McKinney seeks to promote the following legislative priorities in collaboration with our state legislators.

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Venn Diagram
  1. McKinney National Airport
  2. Economic Development
  3. Our Home - Our Decisions
  4. Tax Reform
  5. Education & Workforce
  6. Water
  7. Transportation
  8. Elections
  9. Open Government

McKinney National Airport

  • Support efforts to fund a 1,500-foot runway extension at McKinney National Airport to accommodate operational needs and spur economic development
  • Support opportunities to link transportation and land use surrounding public use and general aviation airports
  • Support legislation that provides tools that can be used at the local level to promote compatible growth around public use and general aviation airports
  • Support increased funding to foster airport development for public use and general aviation airports to meet future demands