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McKinney holds public input meeting for FY18 budget McKinney holds public input meeting for FY18 budget
Make sure your totes are right-side-up Make sure your totes are right-side-up
Be a force of nature by knowing your severe weather risk Be a force of nature by knowing your severe weather risk
Severe Weather Safety Video Severe Weather Safety Video
Community gathers together for annual Texas Trash-Off Community gathers together for annual Texas Trash-Off
Operations at McKinney National Airport continue to climb Operations at McKinney National Airport continue to climb
City of McKinney begins water service line replacement project City of McKinney begins water service line replacement project
City of McKinney hiring parks and recreation positions City of McKinney hiring parks and recreation positions
McKinney City Council votes for downtown parking garage McKinney City Council votes for downtown parking garage
McKinney police host “Coffee with the Cops” at The Donut Kitchen McKinney police host “Coffee with the Cops” at The Donut Kitchen
Community Development Block Grant funding available Community Development Block Grant funding available
 McKinney Fire Department recognized for best practices by Texas Fire Chiefs Association McKinney Fire Department recognized for best practices by Texas Fire Chiefs Association
City updates timing on ONE McKinney 2040 Comprehensive Plan City updates timing on ONE McKinney 2040 Comprehensive Plan
City increases parking options in Historic Downtown McKinney City increases parking options in Historic Downtown McKinney
McKinney encourages families to Spring Into Action McKinney encourages families to Spring Into Action
City of McKinney and MEDC select KDC for Gateway development City of McKinney and MEDC select KDC for Gateway development
McKinney National Airport invites public to review master plan update McKinney National Airport invites public to review master plan update
McKinney amends Utility Impact Fee Ordinance McKinney amends Utility Impact Fee Ordinance
McKinney Public Library announces winner of library card design contest McKinney Public Library announces winner of library card design contest
McKinney Community Development Corporation awards $50,000 in Promotional and Community Event Grants McKinney Community Development Corporation awards $50,000 in Promotional and Community Event Grants
Virginia Parkway widening project begins Virginia Parkway widening project begins
McKinney Development Services releases annual performance report McKinney Development Services releases annual performance report
Krewe of Barkus parade of pooches Krewe of Barkus parade of pooches
McKinney Urban Transit District to hold first meeting to discuss public transit McKinney Urban Transit District to hold first meeting to discuss public transit
McKinney seeks citizen input in quality of life survey McKinney seeks citizen input in quality of life survey
McKinney invites residents to U.S. Highway 380 bypass information meeting McKinney invites residents to U.S. Highway 380 bypass information meeting
McKinney Fire Department offers Citizens Fire Academy McKinney Fire Department offers Citizens Fire Academy
MEDC Vice President named top economic developer MEDC Vice President named top economic developer
Grab your fishing tackle and head to the Towne Lake Trout Derby in McKinney Grab your fishing tackle and head to the Towne Lake Trout Derby in McKinney
City of McKinney launches Virtual Town Hall City of McKinney launches Virtual Town Hall
Construction begins on mixed-use development in downtown McKinney Construction begins on mixed-use development in downtown McKinney
Apex Centre opens to the public March 1 Apex Centre opens to the public March 1
IT Maintenance Scheduled January 27-28 IT Maintenance Scheduled January 27-28
McKinney Public Libraries offer free tax assistance McKinney Public Libraries offer free tax assistance
Bridal Show showcases unique wedding offerings in McKinney Bridal Show showcases unique wedding offerings in McKinney
McKinney Community Development Corporation Awards $6.7 million in grant funding McKinney Community Development Corporation Awards $6.7 million in grant funding
Whimsical mural in McKinney Library inspires fun and imagination Whimsical mural in McKinney Library inspires fun and imagination
McKinney Fire Department recommends winterizing your fire protection system McKinney Fire Department recommends winterizing your fire protection system
McKinney Fire Department names Fire Marshal McKinney Fire Department names Fire Marshal
Meet McKinney Police officers during ‘Coffee with the Cops’ on Dec. 19 Meet McKinney Police officers during ‘Coffee with the Cops’ on Dec. 19
McKinney selected for Service First Mortgage headquarters McKinney selected for Service First Mortgage headquarters
McKinney Police Department moves up on national recognition for National Night Out event McKinney Police Department moves up on national recognition for National Night Out event
Packets available for interested City Council candidates Packets available for interested City Council candidates
Q&A: Pending Arch Resorts v. City of McKinney / Collin County litigation Q&A: Pending Arch Resorts v. City of McKinney / Collin County litigation
McKinney Performing Arts Center brings more than Christmas music this winter McKinney Performing Arts Center brings more than Christmas music this winter
 Experience a winter wonderland at Home for the Holidays… a McKinney Christmas Experience a winter wonderland at Home for the Holidays… a McKinney Christmas
Santa’s Helper Toy Drive returns to Historic Downtown McKinney Dec. 8 Santa’s Helper Toy Drive returns to Historic Downtown McKinney Dec. 8
Apex Centre membership sales start Nov. 19 Apex Centre membership sales start Nov. 19
 Texas Downtown Association names Downtowner of the Year Texas Downtown Association names Downtowner of the Year
McKinney Police Department receives national CALEA accreditation McKinney Police Department receives national CALEA accreditation
City holds P.R.I.D.E meeting to discuss Community Revitalization Plan City holds P.R.I.D.E meeting to discuss Community Revitalization Plan
Historic Downtown rings in the season with Home for the Holidays…a McKinney Christmas Nov. 25–27 Historic Downtown rings in the season with Home for the Holidays…a McKinney Christmas Nov. 25–27
McKinney receives recognition for transparency efforts McKinney receives recognition for transparency efforts
City of McKinney releases video and digital annual progress reports City of McKinney releases video and digital annual progress reports
McKinney National Airport holds open house for master plan update McKinney National Airport holds open house for master plan update
McKinney libraries now offer digital novels, comics and gaming McKinney libraries now offer digital novels, comics and gaming
McKinney Fire Departments implements Fire & Life Safety Self-Evaluation Program McKinney Fire Departments implements Fire & Life Safety Self-Evaluation Program
Honor veterans this month with the City of McKinney Honor veterans this month with the City of McKinney
Change your clock, change your smoke alarm batteries Change your clock, change your smoke alarm batteries
McKinney National Airport to begin master plan update McKinney National Airport to begin master plan update
City of McKinney names Finance Director City of McKinney names Finance Director
McKinney Public Library upgrades to new Koha online catalog McKinney Public Library upgrades to new Koha online catalog
McKinney celebrates Texas Arbor Day with free tree giveaway McKinney celebrates Texas Arbor Day with free tree giveaway
Have a spine-tingling good time celebrating Halloween in downtown McKinney Have a spine-tingling good time celebrating Halloween in downtown McKinney
McKinney downtown square brings back real Christmas tree McKinney downtown square brings back real Christmas tree
First Gold Star Memorial in Texas breaks ground in McKinney First Gold Star Memorial in Texas breaks ground in McKinney
Planning excellence award given to City of McKinney Planning excellence award given to City of McKinney
McKinney National Airport receives state funding McKinney National Airport receives state funding
Join in McKinney’s Make A Difference Day on Oct. 22 Join in McKinney’s Make A Difference Day on Oct. 22
Free Outdoor Movie Nights held in McKinney Free Outdoor Movie Nights held in McKinney
Blount Fine Foods plans expansion in McKinney Blount Fine Foods plans expansion in McKinney
City of McKinney to spray area for mosquitoes City of McKinney to spray area for mosquitoes
City of McKinney Finance Department wins excellence award for financial transparency  City of McKinney Finance Department wins excellence award for financial transparency
McKinney honors heroic actions of McKinney Fire Department’s Battalion Chief McKinney honors heroic actions of McKinney Fire Department’s Battalion Chief
McKinney police hosting ‘Coffee with the Cops’ on Oct. 12 McKinney police hosting ‘Coffee with the Cops’ on Oct. 12
McKinney releases Neighborhood Night at the Movies Fall lineup McKinney releases Neighborhood Night at the Movies Fall lineup
City of McKinney to install bicycle boulevards signs in community City of McKinney to install bicycle boulevards signs in community
McKinney Fire Department observes National Fire Prevention Week McKinney Fire Department observes National Fire Prevention Week
McKinney to spray two areas of city for mosquitoes McKinney to spray two areas of city for mosquitoes
McKinney’s newest park named after life-long resident and pediatrician McKinney’s newest park named after life-long resident and pediatrician
McKinney City Council lowers property tax rate and approves budget McKinney City Council lowers property tax rate and approves budget
City of McKinney names Chief Financial Officer City of McKinney names Chief Financial Officer
 Applications accepted for Community Support Grants Applications accepted for Community Support Grants
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with the McKinney Public Library Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with the McKinney Public Library
The Greatest Pirate Story Never Told performs special show in McKinney The Greatest Pirate Story Never Told performs special show in McKinney
Old Settlers celebrates 20th anniversary with photo contest Old Settlers celebrates 20th anniversary with photo contest
A taste of Germany in Historic Downtown McKinney at Oktoberfest A taste of Germany in Historic Downtown McKinney at Oktoberfest
McKinney invites residents to open house for nine-acre development McKinney invites residents to open house for nine-acre development
McKinney Fire Department’s McTown Klowns teach fire safety to local schools McKinney Fire Department’s McTown Klowns teach fire safety to local schools
City of McKinney to spray area for mosquitoes City of McKinney to spray area for mosquitoes
McKinney launches publicly available all-in-one interactive mapping tool McKinney launches publicly available all-in-one interactive mapping tool
McKinney Finance Department earns national recognition in financial reporting McKinney Finance Department earns national recognition in financial reporting
McKinney Fire Department says sprinkler system prevented major damage in McKinney home McKinney Fire Department says sprinkler system prevented major damage in McKinney home
Deputy City Manager earns credentials from International Local Government Management Organization Deputy City Manager earns credentials from International Local Government Management Organization
McKinney Public Library announces library card design contest McKinney Public Library announces library card design contest
PSA McKinney pays off loan two years early PSA McKinney pays off loan two years early
City of McKinney to spray area for mosquitoes City of McKinney to spray area for mosquitoes
McKinney honors community influencer by renaming ballpark complex McKinney honors community influencer by renaming ballpark complex
City of McKinney to spray area for mosquitoes City of McKinney to spray area for mosquitoes
Award places McKinney Purchasing Department among best in public procurement Award places McKinney Purchasing Department among best in public procurement
Notice of 2016 Tax Year Proposed Property Tax Rate Notice of 2016 Tax Year Proposed Property Tax Rate
Airport offers unlimited business travel to major Texas cities with Texas Air Shuttle Partnership Airport offers unlimited business travel to major Texas cities with Texas Air Shuttle Partnership
McKinney National Airport celebrates opening of new hangar McKinney National Airport celebrates opening of new hangar
City of McKinney to spray area for mosquitoes Aug. 11 City of McKinney to spray area for mosquitoes Aug. 11
McKinney National Airport lands CareFlite helicopter base McKinney National Airport lands CareFlite helicopter base
A taste of Germany in Historic Downtown McKinney at Oktoberfest A taste of Germany in Historic Downtown McKinney at Oktoberfest
Twitter followers get inside look at City of McKinney Twitter followers get inside look at City of McKinney
City of McKinney hires Director of Human Resources City of McKinney hires Director of Human Resources
Site plan approved for updates to The Courts at Gabe Nesbitt Community Park Site plan approved for updates to The Courts at Gabe Nesbitt Community Park
City of McKinney to spray area for mosquitoes Aug. 4 City of McKinney to spray area for mosquitoes Aug. 4
McKinney to spray two areas of city for mosquitoes McKinney to spray two areas of city for mosquitoes
City of McKinney to spray area for mosquitoes City of McKinney to spray area for mosquitoes
McKinney library’s newest chapter: record numbers McKinney library’s newest chapter: record numbers
Library to host Zika virus information meeting Library to host Zika virus information meeting
McKinney receives award from National Community Development Association McKinney receives award from National Community Development Association
McKinney city leaders unveil new Aquatic and Fitness facility name McKinney city leaders unveil new Aquatic and Fitness facility name
National Night Out Reminder National Night Out Reminder
Vazata moves corporate headquarters to McKinney Vazata moves corporate headquarters to McKinney
Historic Downtown McKinney earns Main Street accreditation Historic Downtown McKinney earns Main Street accreditation
City of McKinney launches McKinney TV City of McKinney launches McKinney TV
McKinney police hosting ‘Coffee with the Cops’ on July 23 McKinney police hosting ‘Coffee with the Cops’ on July 23
McKinney Building Inspections Department earns national McKinney Building Inspections Department earns national
Downtown Music Series brings must-see performances to McKinney Downtown Music Series brings must-see performances to McKinney
City of McKinney launches revamped, mobile-friendly websites City of McKinney launches revamped, mobile-friendly websites
McKinney's National Night Out McKinney's National Night Out
Downtown McKinney Explorers Club encourages kids to get outside and explore the community Downtown McKinney Explorers Club encourages kids to get outside and explore the community
McKinney Fire Department to host third annual Youth Career McKinney Fire Department to host third annual Youth Career
McKinney Fire Department names Interim Fire Marshal McKinney Fire Department names Interim Fire Marshal
Grand Jury Decision Grand Jury Decision
Fireworks prohibited within city limits of McKinney Fireworks prohibited within city limits of McKinney
City of McKinney hires Finance Director City of McKinney hires Finance Director
McKinney’s Stormwater Management Program introduces geocache treasure hunt McKinney’s Stormwater Management Program introduces geocache treasure hunt
McKinney National Airport and McKinney Air Center operations soar McKinney National Airport and McKinney Air Center operations soar
City of McKinney hires Director of Information Technology City of McKinney hires Director of Information Technology
Celebrate Independence Day with Red, White and BOOM! in McKinney Celebrate Independence Day with Red, White and BOOM! in McKinney
McKinney Police Dept. to host community forum for residents June 27 McKinney Police Dept. to host community forum for residents June 27
City of McKinney launches “Where Can I Build That?” online tool City of McKinney launches “Where Can I Build That?” online tool
City’s Finance Department earns national recognition for budget City’s Finance Department earns national recognition for budget
Bonnie Wenk Park will rock this summer at Jammin’ In June Bonnie Wenk Park will rock this summer at Jammin’ In June
McKinney’s first public art mural is complete McKinney’s first public art mural is complete
McKinney appoints Darrell Auterson as President of McKinney Economic Development Corporation McKinney appoints Darrell Auterson as President of McKinney Economic Development Corporation
McKinney libraries present summer reading programs McKinney libraries present summer reading programs
McKinney receives high bond ratings for 2016 McKinney receives high bond ratings for 2016
McKinney police hosting ‘Tacos with Cops’ on June 13 McKinney police hosting ‘Tacos with Cops’ on June 13
City encourages residents to fight the bite with mosquito awareness tips City encourages residents to fight the bite with mosquito awareness tips
Hisun Motors Corp. to expand headquarters in McKinney Hisun Motors Corp. to expand headquarters in McKinney
Bike the Bricks Canceled, Live Entertainment Relocated to MPAC Bike the Bricks Canceled, Live Entertainment Relocated to MPAC
Police Department seeks national CALEA accreditation  Police Department seeks national CALEA accreditation
McKinney pools to open for the summer McKinney pools to open for the summer
McKinney announces Public Works Director McKinney announces Public Works Director
McKinney City Council appoints Paul Grimes as City Manager McKinney City Council appoints Paul Grimes as City Manager
McKinney city leaders hold topping out ceremony for new aquatics and fitness center McKinney city leaders hold topping out ceremony for new aquatics and fitness center
McKinney library to host TECH Truck McKinney library to host TECH Truck
City of McKinney News Release City of McKinney News Release
McKinney National Airport earns national recognition, FBO voted #1 McKinney National Airport earns national recognition, FBO voted #1
McKinney invites residents to community open houses McKinney invites residents to community open houses
Cultural Music Series begins May 7 in McKinney Cultural Music Series begins May 7 in McKinney
City of McKinney announces City Manager finalists City of McKinney announces City Manager finalists
Main Street McKinney named quarterfinalist for “America’s Main Streets” Contest Main Street McKinney named quarterfinalist for “America’s Main Streets” Contest
McKinney Fire Department to hold employment seminar McKinney Fire Department to hold employment seminar
City of McKinney invites residents to meet City Manager finalists City of McKinney invites residents to meet City Manager finalists
McKinney celebrates Building Safety Month in May McKinney celebrates Building Safety Month in May
McKinney Community Emergency Response Team classes start McKinney Community Emergency Response Team classes start
City Council passes resolution on short term parking strategies for downtown McKinney City Council passes resolution on short term parking strategies for downtown McKinney
Developer of McKinney’s nine-acre property to present renderings at public hearing Developer of McKinney’s nine-acre property to present renderings at public hearing
McKinney receives global recognition for communications and marketing strategy and social media use McKinney receives global recognition for communications and marketing strategy and social media use
Updated: McKinney to broadcast Economic Development and Community Development Corporation meetings Updated: McKinney to broadcast Economic Development and Community Development Corporation meetings
Fire sprinkler save in McKinney Fire sprinkler save in McKinney
McKinney wins Governor’s Community Achievement Award McKinney wins Governor’s Community Achievement Award
Help make all of MPAC’s seats the Best Seat in the House Help make all of MPAC’s seats the Best Seat in the House
Parking options to fit your stay Parking options to fit your stay
McKinney #1 on Money Magazine’s Best Places to Live in America McKinney #1 on Money Magazine’s Best Places to Live in America