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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Help Shape the Design of Historic Downtown McKinney

We've identified areas downtown where the infrastructure needs improvement. We've been asked to include upgrades to paving, landscape and lighting. We would like to know what upgrades are most important to you.

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Posted on: August 14, 2019

McKinney City Manager proposes to lower city property tax rate

The McKinney City Manager proposed a $534 million total budget for Fiscal Year 2020 that would result in a one-cent reduction in the city’s property tax rate. The budget, which includes $158 million in the general fund, would lower the city’s property tax...

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Posted on: August 9, 2019

Notice of 2019 Proposed Property Tax Rate

A tax rate of $0.525170 per $100 valuation has been proposed for adoption by the governing body of City of McKinney. They propose to use revenue attributable to the tax rate increase for the purpose of Public Safety staffing and associated equipment.

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Posted on: July 29, 2019

McKinney earns AAA ratings from Moody’s and Standard & Poor’s, upgraded water and wastewater rating

Once again the City of McKinney received the highest ratings issued from two major credit rating agencies for its general obligation (GO) bonds. The city earned ratings of Aaa from Moody’s and AAA from Standard & Poor’s. The city a...

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Apex Centre Market

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Apex Centre Market

See what fun items we have for sale at our Apex Centre Market!

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Posted on: July 15, 2019

Tai Chi for Health

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Tai Chi for Health

Tai Chi is an ancient Chinese tradition that, today, is practiced as a graceful form of exercise. It involves a series of movements performed in a slow, focused manner and accompanied by deep breathing. Tai chi is a noncompetitive, self-...

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Posted on: December 14, 2018

Run Club at the Apex Centre

Run Club at the Apex Centre

For the Love of Running!

Whether you're a passionate runner or someone looking to try something new, Run Club at the Apex Centre is the perfect club for you! This club meets every Saturday morning, weather permitting, for an outdoor run. Each run varies in...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Half-Hour Pricing for one Hour of Training

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Train for an Hour at Half-hour Pricing!

From August 1 through 31, you can buy 1-hour training packages for the 30-minute training price of that package. 

  • 1 session: $59
  • 5 sessions: $49 each
  • 10 sessions: $44 each
  • 20 sessions: $39 each

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Posted on: August 3, 2019

Dive In Movie Night - August 31

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Come to Our Outdoor Pool and Enjoy a Movie!

Come on over to our outdoor pool for a swim and a movie on August 31. We'll be showing Wreck-It Ralph 2. You'll be able to enter the outdoor pool at 7 p.m. and the movie will begin at dusk. 

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Posted on: May 30, 2019

McKinney Fire Department honored for treatment of heart attack patients

Fire Department Honored for treatment of heart attack patients

The McKinney Fire Department (MFD) received the 2019 Mission: Lifeline EMS Silver Recognition Award from the American Heart Association. The award honors MFD for providing superior care and treatment for patients suffering heart attacks.

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Posted on: February 26, 2019

Fire sprinklers shut down flames at Montessori school in McKinney

Montessori School Fire

The McKinney Fire Department received a report of a structure fire at approximately 10 p.m., on Friday, Feb. 22 at Wonderland Montessori, 3132 Hudson Crossing. A person passing by the building called 9-1-1 after hearing the alarm and seeing the flashing s...

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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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News Flash

Posted on: August 15, 2019

Help Shape the Design of Historic Downtown McKinney

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We've identified areas downtown where the infrastructure needs improvement. We've been asked to include upgrades to paving, landscape and lighting. We would like to know what upgrades are most important to you.

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Posted on: August 19, 2019

Dive In Movie August 31

Dive In Movie

Dive into some fun with a movie night at the Apex Centre! We will screen 'Wreck it Ralph 2' at the outdoor pool.

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Posted on: August 19, 2019

Back to School Bash

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Family Special Event: Hall- Saturday, August 31 at 12 PM

Join us as we celebrate the end of summer and kick off our fall programming schedule. We will have a New Orleans brass band, games, a food truck, and more!

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Posted on: August 12, 2019

New Library Guide

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The new activity guide for the Library is available now.

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Posted on: August 5, 2019

MPAC Presents: The Peterson Brothers August 24

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This is a summer concert soul revival with blues guitar virtuosos. Brothers Glenn and Alex Peterson were just twelve and ten years old when a box of old records purchased at a garage sale changed the course of their young lives.

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Posted on: August 5, 2019

Fall Parks & Apex Centre Guides

Double Your Fun!

The new activities guides for Parks & Recreation and the Apex Centre are available now.

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Posted on: December 30, 2018

Fall 2019 Calendar

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Join us for free programs and events for everyone!

The McKinney Public Library System’s programs and events are free but space is limited. Free tickets are available one week in advance on a first-come-first-serve basis. For groups larger than ten, please ...

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Posted on: August 13, 2019

Say Goodbye to Green Bags

Library Bags Discontinued

Checkout of green canvas library bags are discontinued on a system-wide basis because we are making technological advances at both sites that are incompatible with bags, but which will improve customer service and the library experience. You can expect fa...

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Posted on: August 11, 2019

Heard Museum: Fossils and Dinosaurs

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Family Special Event: Hall- Saturday, August 24th at 2 p.m.

The Heard Museum is visiting the library to teach us all about fossils and dinosaurs!

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Posted on: August 11, 2019

Back to School Bash

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Family Special Event: Hall- Saturday, August 31st; 12 PM

Join us as we celebrate the end of summer and kick off our fall programming schedule. We will have a New Orleans brass band, games, a food truck, and more!

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Posted on: August 19, 2019

Read Across McKinney Luncheon

Before We Were Yours

One Book. One Community.

The Friends of the McKinney Public Libraries is proud to present this years book selection. Before We Were Yours by Texas author Lisa Wingate is a fasinating fictionalization of one of America's most notorious real-life adoption sc...

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Posted on: August 11, 2019

Travel Smart

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Adult Program: Travel Smart Wednesdays, Sept. 4, 11, 25; 7 p.m.- Hall

Back by popular demand! World travelers, George and Denise Bouhasin, will share tips and tricks they learned from their many trips abroad in this three-part series.

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Posted on: August 4, 2019

Mother and Daughter Book Club

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Share a New Book Every Month

Mothers and daughters read and share a new book every month. Father and sons welcome too!

  • September 9 – Bring a book that you enjoyed to share
  • October 14 – CiCi's Journal by Joris Chamblain
  • November 11 &nda...
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Posted on: May 20, 2019

Outside Book Drop Closed

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Within the next week, the book drop located on the west side of the John and Judy Gay Library will be closed due to construction. Patrons may either drop their materials off inside the library or use one of our two remote book drop locations:

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Posted on: March 13, 2019

John and Judy Gay Construction Update

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The long-awaited expansion of the John and Judy Gay Library has arrived. Construction has started! In the coming days expect to see exciting progress as the building process comes alive.

The John and Judy Gay Library expansion and renovation groundbreaking...

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News Flash

Posted on: May 7, 2019

MPAC Presents: The Peterson Brothers August 24

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This is a summer concert soul revival with blues guitar virtuosos. Brothers Glenn and Alex Peterson were just twelve and ten years old when a box of old records purchased at a garage sale changed the course of their young lives.

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

Party on the Patio September 7

Party on the Patio at McKinney Community Center

BYOB and enjoy live music on the McKinney Community Center's outdoor patio! This event is free and open to the public.

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

Jazz Concert September 5

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Love Jazz? Join the Senior Recreation Center as they host a live performance of Jazz music through the decades put on by Texas Jazz Express.

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Posted on: August 5, 2019

Breakfast Bunch Trip August 27

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This group meets the last Tuesday of the month to enjoy breakfast and conversation. This month's pick is Bill Smith's Cafe.

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Posted on: August 5, 2019

Dive In Movie August 31

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Dive into some fun with a movie night at the Apex Centre! We will screen 'Wreck it Ralph 2' at the outdoor pool.

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