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Posted on: July 13, 2022

McKinney requires hot work permits as the county burn ban goes into effect

Collin County is now under a 90-day burn ban

 McKINNEY, Texas (July 13, 2022) – The McKinney Fire Department (MFD) is endorsing Collin County’s outdoor burn ban within the incorporated limits of the City of McKinney. As a resul...

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Posted on: July 11, 2022

McKinney Police Chief to transition to Director of Public Safety beginning Oct. 1

New position will strengthen the city’s strategic public safety policies, pending City Council approval in the next budget

McKINNEY, Texas (July 11, 2022) – The City of McKinney has announced Chief Greg Conley will retire as Police Chie...

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Posted on: June 29, 2022

McKinney EDC, CDC, and city announce financial partnership to fund roadway infrastructure

Initiative commits $150 million to $300 million to roadways through 2035, depending on sales tax performance

McKINNEY, Texas (June 29, 2022) – The City of McKinney, the McKinney Economic Development Corporation (MEDC), and the McKinney Community ...

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Posted on: June 8, 2022

McKinney signs contract for statue in honor of the 50th anniversary of the movie Benji

Historic Downtown McKinney served as the primary outdoor filming location for the 1974 movie

McKINNEY, Texas (June 8, 2022) – The City of McKinney is pleased to announce a contract has been signed with nationally recognized artist and sculptor Su...

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Posted on: June 8, 2022

City of McKinney renames aquatic center for former Councilwoman

Old Settler’s Aquatic Center will now be the Gilda Garcia Garza Aquatic Center

McKINNEY, Texas (June 7, 2022) – At the recommendation of the Parks, Recreation and Open Space Advisory Board of the City of McKinney, City Council has appro...

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Posted on: May 17, 2022

McKinney earns AAA ratings from Moody's and Standard & Poor's, Aa1 water and wastewater rating

McKINNEY, Texas (May 17, 2022) – The City of McKinney has again received the highest ratings issued from two major credit rating agencies for its general obligation (GO) bonds and certificates of obligation (CO). The city earned ratings of Aaa f...

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Posted on: April 1, 2022

Downtown McKinney presents Arts in Bloom Art + Wine Festival

Arts in Bloom features over 120 juried artists, food, and live music in beautiful Historic Downtown McKinney April 8-10

MCKINNEY, Texas (April 1, 2022) – The streets of Historic Downtown McKinney will come alive during the Arts in Bloom celebrati...

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Posted on: February 17, 2022

Krewe of Barkus parade of pooches returns to downtown McKinney

Dog costume party and parade celebrates 20 years of fun

McKINNEY, Texas (Feb. 17, 2022) – Downtown McKinney is sure to be a howling good time at the 20th annual Krewe of Barkus Mardi Gras dog parade and festival Sunday, Feb. 27. This year&apo...

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Posted on: February 15, 2022

McKinney signs contract with international artist Guido van Helten to paint historic silos; asks for

Artist will use resident feedback to shape his future visits to McKinney ahead of painting community-influenced mural as part of his renowned Monuments series 

McKINNEY, Texas (Feb. 15, 2022) – The City of McKinney is pleased to announce...

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Posted on: February 9, 2022

City of McKinney breaks ground on $11 million indoor tennis complex

The facility at Gabe Nesbitt Community Park will create one of the premier public tennis facilities in the country

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McKINNEY, Texas (Feb. 9, 2022) – The City of McKinney has ...

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Posted on: March 19, 2021

City of McKinney announces Public Works Director

McKINNEY, Texas (March 19, 2021) – The City of McKinney announced today the hiring of Ryan Gillingham as the Director of Public Works following a national search. Gillingham will start Monday, March 29.

Gillingham most recently served as the Dire...

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News Flash

Posted on: July 25, 2022

Request to Conserve Water

Links to Outdoor Watering Information

Reduce each irrigation zone run time by 2 minutes.

Working together we can make a difference

The City of McKinney is requesting residents conserve water when possible due to excessive heat and drought conditions. You can reduce water usage by following indoor and outdoor water-saving tips.

This voluntary re...

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Posted on: August 15, 2022

Green Seminar | Aug 22

Green Seminars

Rainwater Harvesting

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Posted on: August 16, 2022

National Water Quality Month

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Small actions have a big impact

Small actions have a big impact

All the water we have on earth right now is the same water that was around when the dinosaurs lived. Water is the most heavily recycled item on earth and it is essential for life. The cleaner we keep our water, the less we h...

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Posted on: July 7, 2022

What makes you unique?

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In McKinney, being unique is in our nature

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Posted on: August 8, 2022

Shred It Workout Program

Shred It workout program with IFBB Wellness Pro Tina Williams

Learn a holistic approach to building and shaping your body with a Pro this Fall!

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Posted on: August 1, 2022

Recover Well with iCryo

iCryo at Apex Centre with lady in chair with compression therapy sleeves

Come learn about Compression Therapy and vitamin shots! Three free events in August.

Relax, Just Do It! Apex Centre Home Page Carousel
Posted on: August 15, 2022

Bellydance Cardio + Free Demo

BellyDance Cardio Free Demo class

Dance to your health. Try for free on Aug. 24.

Register today! Apex Centre Home Page Carousel

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Posted on: June 17, 2022

The TAMI Awards | 2022

Open and responsive public communications

Every year, The Texas Association of Municipal Information Officers (TAMIO) recognizes the work of its members who communicate on behalf of municipal governments throughout the state of Texas. 

This year, t...

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Awards & Recognitions
Posted on: May 31, 2022

The Telly Awards | 2022

The Telly Awards

  • Social Video: Workplace Culture | On the Job - McKinney National Airport

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Posted on: May 10, 2022

Building Inspections Department recognized by ICC

The City of McKinney Building Inspections Department is now accredited by the International Code Council (ICC) as a Preferred Provider of continuing education. The department already has a well-developed internal training program, providing code-based tra...

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Awards & Recognitions
Posted on: December 20, 2021

McKinney National Airport FBO Top 20% | 2022

McKinney National Airport FBO in Top 20% in the Americas

For the second year in a row, Aviation Internation News has ranked the FBO at the McKinney National Airport in the top 20% of FBOs in North and South America.

Aviation International News (AIN) is one ...

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Aviation International News Awards & Recognitions
Posted on: April 26, 2022

Best Instagram Presence - Golden Post Award | 2022

2022 Golden Post Award Winner for Best Instagram Presence

The Government Social Media (GSM) Professional Association was founded in 2015 and is the first professional association for public sector social media professionals in the United States. They suppo...

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Posted on: April 26, 2022

I Am Unique By Nature Campaign - Hermes Platinum Award | 2022

I Am Unique By Nature Campaign Wins 2022 Hermes Platinum Award

Hermes Creative Awards is an international competition for creative professionals and is one of the oldest and largest creative competitions in the world. Judges evaluate the creative industry'...

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Posted on: April 25, 2022

McKinney Ranked Second Safest City in the U.S. for 2022

SmartAsset Ranks McKinney, Texas #2 Safest City in U.S.

SmartAsset examined data from 200 of the largest cities in the country (violent crimes, property crimes, vehicular mortality rates, etc.).

Thanks to everyone in the City of McKinney who makes safety a ...

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Posted on: March 2, 2022

Public Works | 2021

Chandler Bass, Maintenance Crew Leader

  • Won first place at the Texas American Public Works Association (APWA) equipment operator competition, making him the best public works equipment operator in Texas.
  • The award allows him to travel to the National Confere...
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Awards & Recognitions
Posted on: February 17, 2022

Development Services | 2022

Suzanne Arnold | Cheif Building Official

  • Reappointed by Governor Abbott to serve on the Texas Industrialized Building Code Council for a two-year term. The council oversees the state program regulating industrialized housing and buildings.

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Awards & Recognitions
Posted on: February 17, 2022

Designated Tree City USA | 2021

For the 16th year in a row, McKinney received the designation Tree City USA

This certification is a testament to all the hard work city departments put into our community for tree planting and tree care. It also acknowledges the love and joy we get from tr...

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Awards & Recognitions
Posted on: December 20, 2021

Housing and Community Development | 2021

Shirletta Best

  • Appointed to Executive Board of Junior League of Collin County
  • Appointed to Board of Directors, National Community Development Association

Janay Tieken

  • Texas Economic Development Certification

Dana Riley

  • Spirit of McKinney Volunteering Award: MIS...
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Awards & Recognitions
Posted on: December 20, 2021

Mothers Against Drunk Driving, North Texas | 2021

MADD Commitment Hero Award

Officer Aaron Wilbanks - in recognition of strong commitment to DWI education / enforcement.

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Awards & Recognitions
Posted on: December 20, 2021

NRA Shooting Competition, Whittington Center, Raton NM | 2021

McKinney Police Department

World Record (cold bore) | Officer Lindsey Paul

  • Three impacts on the first target of the day at a distance of 1.4 miles 

NRA Whittington Center Awards & Recognitions
Posted on: December 20, 2021

Texas Society Sons of the American Revolution, Chapter 63 | 2021

McKinney Fire Department

  • Heroism Medal | Capt. Pieter Wasserman
  • Life Saving Medal | Capt. Tony Jones
  • Fire Safety Medal | Fire Inspector Josh Detzel
  • Emergency Medical Services Medal | Firefighter / Paramedic Matt Ball

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Texas Society Sons of the American Revolution Awards & Recognitions
Posted on: December 20, 2021

Aviation International News | 2021

McKinney National Airport (TKI)

  • FBO ranked in Top 20% of all FBOs in the Americans
  • Line Service ranked in Top 10%
  • Above & Beyond | Jenna Emerizy

Aviation International News Awards & Recognitions
Posted on: December 20, 2021

American Association of Airport Executives | 2021

General Aviation Airports

Training Excellence | McKinney National Airport (TKI)

American Association of Airport Executives Awards & Recognitions
Posted on: December 20, 2021

Texas Recreation & Park Society, North Region | 2021

Parks and Recreation Department

  • Excellence in Programming | Night Hikes at Rec Center at Towne Lake
  • Excellence in Senior Programming | Grandparents Camp at Senior Rec Center
  • Excellence in Maintenance Award | Parks Academy
  • Horizons Award | Alex Copeland, Apex ...
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Texas Recreation and Park Society, North Region Awards & Recognitions
Posted on: November 15, 2021

City-County Communications & Marketing Association (3CMA) | 2021

Savvy Award

  • Social Media: Parks & Recreation Country Dance Class Reel

Award of Excellence

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Awards & Recognitions
Posted on: November 15, 2021

Texas Association of Municipal Information Officers (TAMIO) | 2021

TAMI Award

  • Internal Communications - Cascade of newly adopted vision
  • Marketing Plan/Campaign - I am Unique by Nature
  • Special/One-time Programming - McKinney Stories: George Webb

Award of Excellence

  • Best use of Social Media
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Awards & Recognitions
Posted on: November 15, 2021

The Telly Awards | 2021

The Telly Awards

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Posted on: November 15, 2020

National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (NATOA) | 2020

National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (NATOA)

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Awards & Recognitions
Posted on: November 15, 2020

Texas Association of Telecommunications Officers & Advisors (TATOA) | 2020

Texas Association of Telecommunications Officers & Advisors (TATOA)

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Awards & Recognitions
Posted on: November 15, 2020

The Telly Awards | 2020

The Telly Awards

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Awards & Recognitions
Posted on: November 15, 2021

#1 Best Place to Live in America by Money Magazine | 2014

In 2014, Money Magazine ranked McKinney #1 in its “Best Places to Live in America” list.

McKinney earned this distinction based on housing affordability, education, arts and culture, safety, health care, diversity and the economy, including the fiscal stre...

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Posted on: February 10, 2022

Development Navigation Assistant

Development Navigation Assistant (DNA)

Create an account, answer questions about your project and receive a custom step-by-step guide to permitting your project.

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Posted on: February 10, 2022

Citizen Self-Service Portal (CSS)

Text: Citizen Self-Service Portal

Create an account, apply for permits, make payments, request inspections, create new development cases and view real-time data.

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Posted on: February 10, 2022

Request an Org Chart

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Enter your email address and we'll send you the Development Services Org Chart.

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News Flash

Posted on: July 13, 2022

McKinney requires hot work permits as the county burn ban goes into effect

Collin County is now under a 90-day burn ban

 McKINNEY, Texas (July 13, 2022) – The McKinney Fire Department (MFD) is endorsing Collin County’s outdoor burn ban within the incorporated limits of the City of McKinney. As a result, MFD requires hot ...

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News Flash

Posted on: July 13, 2022

County Burn Ban in Effect

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Collin County is now under a 90-day burn ban

 McKINNEY, Texas (July 13, 2022) – The McKinney Fire Department (MFD) is endorsing Collin County’s outdoor burn ban within the incorporated limits of the City of McKinney. As a result, MFD requires hot ...

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FlyTKI

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Posted on: May 16, 2022

Quick & Easy Ground Access

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Close proximity to major roads, corporate business parks, entertainment venues & more.

FlyTKI
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Room to Grow

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Hangar and office pad sites are available along with business opportunities.

FlyTKI
Posted on: August 3, 2021

Exceptional Infrastructure

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Our technology and facilities accommodate virtually all business and many commercial aircraft.

FlyTKI

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Posted on: August 6, 2022

School On, Game On | August 21

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Before School Begins, Come Play Some Games on Us!

We'll have multiplayer video games, retro games, board games, and more.  Invite your friends and bring your family for some friendly competition.

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Posted on: August 14, 2022

It's Fall Y'all | August 27

It's Fall Y'all

Celebrate the Season

Leaves are falling, apples are calling ... you to the library for an early Autumn adventure. We will have fall crafts and games for the whole family!

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Posted on: August 3, 2022

Trivia Night | August 17

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Let's Get Quizzical! 

Test your knowledge against your friends and other trivia buffs. Players are encouraged to play in teams.

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Posted on: August 15, 2022

Let's Play Music | Mondays

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Plant the Seeds of Music Appreciation

Develop your child’s love of music! We’ll explore rhythms, patterns, artists, and genres. We’ll even have our own jam session using real instruments!

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Posted on: August 8, 2022

FAFSA How To | August 23

FAFSA Fall 2021

College can be stressful but the yearly FAFSA process shouldn't be!

Filling out the yearly Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) can feel overwhelming. We’ll explain FAFSA and cover the application process. College students of all ages are welco...

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Posted on: July 27, 2022

MPAC Presents: Larry, Steve & Rudy: The Gatlin Brothers Sep 10

Gatlin Brothers

Larry Gatlin & the Gatlin Brothers have been dazzling audiences for more than 65 years.

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Posted on: June 9, 2022

MPAC Summer Concert Series Presents: Bob Schneider Aug 20

MPAC Summer Concert Series Presents: Bob Schneider

Austin, Texas-based singer-songwriter has become one of the most celebrated musicians in the live music capital.

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News Flash

Posted on: November 7, 2021

Conducting Business Online

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Municipal Court Search / Judicial Case Search - Ideal for defendant(s) and attorneys.

  • Lookup any filed case by a person's full legal name, driver's license number, VIN number, or citation number.

Municipal Court Online Payment Portal

  • Pay your Payment Plan fe...
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Posted on: November 7, 2021

Conducting Business by Email

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Contact-Courts@McKinneyTexas.org

Email requests must include case or citation number, full name, date of birth, address including apartment or trailer number and telephone number.

FAQs

1. My citation wasn't in the Municipal Court Search-Jud...

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Posted on: November 7, 2021

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News Flash

Posted on: August 15, 2022

Fall Adult Softball | Athletics

Fall Adult Softball

Register your team today!

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Posted on: August 9, 2022

Tuesday Night Trivia | RCTL

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This week is all about numbers.

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Posted on: August 1, 2022

Recover Well with iCryo

iCryo at Apex Centre with lady in chair with compression therapy sleeves

Come learn about Compression Therapy and vitamin shots! Three free events in August.

Relax, Just Do It! Parks Carousel

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Posted on: June 7, 2022

Ambulance Relocation (updated 07-13-2022)

Background

The city relocated the ambulance stationed at Fire Station 9, which serves the northern area of McKinney above U.S. 380, to Fire Station 3, which is located west of U.S. 75 on Eldorado Parkway. Some residents have asked whether those near Fire S...

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Posted on: June 7, 2022

Concrete Batch Plants

Q&A Regarding Recent Concrete-related Operations in McKinney

December 2021

1. What is happening with batch plant operations on State Highway 5? 

Cowtown Readymix and Martin Marietta should have ceased operations in 2021 per the amortization ruli...

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