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Posted on: June 5, 2018

Meet the Apex Centre Manager

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The Apex Centre Manager Teresa Thomason wants to meet you. Come ask questions and hear about the future of the Apex Centre.

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Posted on: May 16, 2018

Dive-In Movies

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Multi-task with our summer Dive-In Movie series at our outdoor pool!

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Posted on: May 16, 2018

Reserve a Shaded Cabana

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Stay in the shade with our new outdoor cabanas.

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

Book Your Birthday Party at the Apex Centre!

Birthday parties at the Apex Centre

Take the stress out of party planning. We supply the cake, drinks and decorations; you supply the kids!

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Posted on: February 27, 2018

Renew Your Apex Centre Membership Today

Renew your Apex Centre membership today!

Build on last year's progress and keep your momentum going!

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Posted on: June 11, 2018

McKinney invites residents to community open house for the Comprehensive Plan

The City of McKinney invites residents and stakeholders to attend an interactive open house at 6 p.m. on June 14, at the Collin College Conference Center, 2400 Community Ave., to assist in the further development of major elements of the ONE McKinney 2040...

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Citywide News Releases
Posted on: May 30, 2018

McKinney Community Development Corporation Awards Project Grant Funding

The McKinney Community Development Corporation (MCDC) has announced grant awards totaling more than $1.35 million for project grants for community, recreational, entertainment and affordable housing projects that maintain and enhance the quality of life i...

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Posted on: May 24, 2018

McKinney Fire Department honored for treatment of heart attack patients

Because Time Matters

The McKinney Fire Department (MFD) is being recognized by the American Heart Association (AHA) for providing superior care and treatment for patients suffering heart attacks. 

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Fire News Releases
Posted on: May 8, 2018

Reducing arson at vacant and abandoned buildings during Arson Awareness Week May 6-10

The McKinney Fire Department (MFD) has joined the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) in its effort to raise awareness of the problem of arson at abandoned or vacant properties. Abandoned or vacant properties have a negative impact on a community’s ...

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Posted on: April 17, 2018

Fire sprinkler helps save McKinney restaurant

The McKinney Fire Department (MFD) responded to a kitchen fire at Thai Noodle Wave, 2775 S. Central Expy., shortly after the restaurant closed Sunday night. Firefighters arrived to find the fire extinguished by the kitchen hood fire suppression system and...

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Posted on: April 13, 2018

Fire sprinkler stops dryer fire from spreading

Dryer fire

The McKinney Fire Department (MFD) responded to a report of fire in the laundry area of an apartment at the Rustic of McKinney at 2700 Northbrook Dr. this morning.

A resident had turned on their dryer, heard a loud noise and then saw sparks and flames comi...

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Posted on: April 13, 2018

McKinney Fire Department honored for performing rare life-saving procedure

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The McKinney Fire Department (MFD) was honored today for performing an advanced skill that is usually only seen in hospital emergency rooms. On Feb. 25, MFD received a call about a person choking at a home. The Station 8 crew arrived to find the patient w...

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

McKinney Fire Department’s Station #9 is open

Station 9

The McKinney Fire Department (MFD) is happy to announce that Station #9 is now open. It is located at 4900 Summit Dr. and will serve the Summit View Lake neighborhood and other communities in the northwest part of McKinney. Station #9 contains the latest ...

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Posted on: March 20, 2018

McKinney Fire Department battles brushfire in Erwin Park

The McKinney Fire Department (MFD) received several calls about a brush fire at Erwin Park, 4300 Country Road 1006. Crews arrived to find one to two acres on fire in the area around a pavilion. Visitors to the park were evacuated as a precaution. The depa...

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Posted on: March 14, 2018

Fire sprinkler knocks down cooking fire

Sprinklers put out a cooking fire

The McKinney Fire Department (MFD) responded to a water flow alarm at 3300 N. McDonald St. this afternoon. A cooking fire went out of control, but before it could spread, the fire sprinkler system kicked in. It took one sprinkler head to stop the fire.

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Posted on: February 26, 2018

McKinney Apartment fire stopped by sprinkler activation

Treymore grease fire

A man fell asleep shortly after starting to heat grease in a pan on Friday. He woke up to a fire and attempted to throw the flaming pan into the sink, but missed. Fortunately, the Treymore in McKinney Apartments on Wilson Creek Parkway have fire sprinkler...

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Posted on: February 21, 2018

McKinney Fire Department conducts flood rescues

McKinney Fire Department tonight rescued four people from cars swept away by flooding in Towne Lake Park. Swift water rescue crews used a boat to bring two people to safety. Two others were able to walk out. There were no injuries.

Roads around the park ar...

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Posted on: February 12, 2018

McKinney house fire causes severe damage

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Investigators from the McKinney Fire Department are determining the cause of a devastating house fire today. Firefighters were called to 6805 Gallatin St. around 10:30 a.m. after reports of a fire in the front part of the two-story house. No one was home ...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

McKinney fire sprinklers save the day – Again!

Apartment fire

Units from the McKinney Fire Department (MFD) and its’ investigators were called to an apartment building at 6150 Alma Rd. on Tuesday for a water flow alarm. A kitchen fire had broken out in a second floor unit. Fortunately, the fire had already been exti...

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Posted on: January 31, 2018

McKinney Fire Department holds Dedication Ceremony for Station #9

The McKinney Fire Department (MFD) is growing towards the future. Today, firefighters, neighbors and city leaders were on hand for the dedication of Station #9. The city’s first new fire station in seven years, 4900 Summit View Dr., will serve c...

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Posted on: January 30, 2018

The McKinney Fire Department McTown Klownz honored on the national stage

The McKinney Fire Department (MFD) McTown Klownz have been educating children in the McKinney Independent School District and surrounding school districts about fire and burn safety for decades. Now Hoser, Siren, Bucky, Blaze, Plug, Mr. Sean and DJ Fuego ...

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Posted on: September 7, 2016

McKinney Fire Department hosts international intern from Poland

Firefighter Intern from Poland

The McKinney Fire Department (MFD) is hosting Officer Cadet Michal Zugaj from the Main School of Fire Service in Warsaw, Poland, who is part of a prestigious international program that provides Polish fire officer candidates the opportunity to experience ...Read on...

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

Prepare for a Grand Celebration on July 4th!

Red, White and BOOM!

Register a float in the downtown parade by June 20, or stand and watch at 10 a.m. on July 4th. See the classic car show, wander the street fair and then come to Craig Ranch for the evening festivities and fireworks.

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

Join One of McKinney's Boards & Commissions

McKinney Boards and Commissions

Become actively involved in city government by serving on a city board or commission. Your service makes a difference!

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

Hear "Below the Radar" on June 21

Jammin June

Jammin' in June brings Below the Radar to Bonnie Wenk Park. Relax on the grass, have a picnic or get up and dance. Summer is here!

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

Where Do You Play?

Parks Bingo

Show McKinney Parks and Rec where you play. Explore the parks, facilities and activities available in McKinney. It's a great summer activity for adults and children to share.

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

Splash Pads Are Open!

Splash Pads

Cool off this summer at splash pads conveniently located in McKinney's Parks.

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

It's the Law - All Dogs Must Be on a Leash

Dogs must be on a leash - it's the law

The McKinney Police Department is cracking down on pet owners whose dogs are off the leash.

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

Libraries Closed Wed. July 4

Independence Day Closures

in observance of Independence Day

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Musical Atmosphere (All Ages)

Musical Atmosphere

Our friends at Old Settler’s Recreation Center will join us at the library for a Musical Atmosphere.

Hall: Thursday, June 21, 1:30 p.m.

JJGL: Thursday, June 21, 10:30 a.m.

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Lip Sync Battle (12-18 Years)

Lip Sync Battle

Come prepared to battle your friends and (pretend) belt out your favorite songs.

Hall: Tuesday, June 26, 4 p.m.

JJGL: Wednesday, June 27, 4 p.m.

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Rochelle Rabouin-World Music (All Ages)

Rochelle Rabouin

Take a trip around the world with engaging storyteller, singer, and musician Rochelle Rabouin, who will be teaching songs and a little dancing from all across the globe.

Hall: Thursday, June 28, 1:30 p.m.

JJGL: Thursday, June 28, 10:30 a.m.

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Anime Club Movie Night (12-18 Years)

Anime Movie Night

Watch a feature-length Anime film with your friends from the Anime Club.

Hall: Thursday, June 28, 5 p.m.

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Superhero Party (All Ages)

Superhero Party

Dress up as your favorite superhero and participate in superhero crafts and activities.

Hall: Thursday, July 5, 1:30 p.m.

JJGL: Thursday, July 5, 10:30 a.m.

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Posted on: December 13, 2017

Mother-Daughter Book Club

MDBC

  • July 9: Surfside Girls (Graphic Novel) by Kim Dwinell
  • August 13: Wishtree by Katherine Applegate
  • September 10: Ahimsa by Supriya Kelkar
  • October 8: Stef Soto, Taco Queen by Jennifer Torres
  • November 12: Amina’s Voice by Hena Khan
  • December 10: Hello, Un...
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Posted on: May 22, 2018

2018 Summer Reading Program

Summer Reading Program 2018

Sign up for the summer reading program and record your reading minutes from June 9 to August 18. Earn a prize package when you finish 600 minutes. Attend fun events, get book recommendations and write your own reviews online.

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Posted on: June 5, 2018

Land of Liberty: The McKinney Community Band's Annual Patriotic Concert July 1

McKinney Community Band presents: Vivid Expressions

The McKinney Community Band salutes our beloved Land of Liberty at our annual patriotic concert that celebrates all things American - our military, our flag, our founding fathers and our freedom!

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Posted on: April 16, 2018

MPAC Summer Concert Series presents: Asleep At The Wheel July 21

Asleep at the wheel

Ray Benson founded Asleep at the Wheel in Paw Paw, West Virginia 48 years ago. Now based in Austin, the band holds 10 Grammy awards, 20 studio albums and 20 singles on the Billboard country charts.

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Posted on: April 16, 2018

MPAC Summer Concert Series presents: Gina Chavez August 25

Gina Chavez

Gina Chavez is blending the sounds of the Americas with tension and grace. A multi-ethnic Latin pop songstress, Chavez is a nine-time Austin Music Award winner - including 2015 Musician of the Year.

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