Posted on: February 23, 2017

City increases parking options in Historic Downtown McKinney

At Tuesday night’s Council meeting, the City of McKinney entered into an agreement with First United Methodist Church to lease a parking lot at the southwest corner of Kentucky Street and Lamar Street. This lot provides visitors one more locatio...

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

McKinney encourages families to Spring Into Action

Bounce, twirl, run and move from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 11 at the McKinney Soccer Complex at Craig Ranch, 6375 Collin McKinney Pkwy. during the McKinney Parks and Recreation Spring into Action Family Fun Festival.

Residents are invited to play a...

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Posted on: February 22, 2017

City of McKinney and MEDC select KDC for Gateway development

The City of McKinney and the McKinney Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) have selected a development team led by KDC to enter into a period of exclusive negotiations for the development of the Gateway site located at the interchange of the Sam Raybur...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

McKinney National Airport invites public to review master plan update

The McKinney National Airport will hold two public open houses to review elements of its master plan update related to inventory, aviation demand forecasts and facility requirements. The open houses will be from 5:30 - 7 p.m. March 8 and 9 at the McKinney...

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

McKinney amends Utility Impact Fee Ordinance

At the regular meeting Feb. 7, the McKinney City Council approved an amendment to the Utility Impact Fee Ordinance to reflect changes in city practice for the issuance of water meters for new development projects. In mid-2016, the city stopped issuing 1 1...

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

McKinney Public Library announces winner of library card design contest

Library Card Design Winner

The McKinney Public Library System has announced the winner of the Make Your Mark library card design contest. The contest was open to all ages and not limited to McKinney residents.

Library cards with the winning design are now available at the Roy & ...

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

McKinney Community Development Corporation awards $50,000 in Promotional and Community Event Grants

The McKinney Community Development Corporation (MCDC) has announced grant awards totaling $50,000 for initiatives and activities in 2017 that enhance quality of life for McKinney residents, attract visitors to the community and promote the city for the pu...

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Posted on: February 15, 2017

Virginia Parkway widening project begins

The City of McKinney will soon begin a project to expand portions of Virginia Parkway from four to six lanes in both directions, providing much needed extra capacity between U.S. 75 and Ridge Road. No complete closures are planned for the duration of the ...

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Posted on: February 15, 2017

McKinney Development Services releases annual performance report

The City of McKinney has released its first Development Services Division Annual Performance Report. The report outlines the performance of 27 key services offered by the McKinney Development Services Division, which includes Building Inspections, Code Co...

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

Krewe of Barkus parade of pooches

Downtown McKinney will be crawling with mischief as the 15th annual Krewe of Barkus Mardi Gras dog parade and festival celebrates our favorite villains Sunday, Feb. 26. Every good story has a bad guy and this year’s theme, Barkus Gone Bad &n...

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Posted on: February 10, 2017

Law enforcement statewide tackle outstanding warrants

The City of McKinney is participating in a statewide warrant round-up and urges anyone with an outstanding warrant or citation to resolve it right a way to avoid arrest. The initiative in McKinney will primarily target active fine-only misdemeanor warrant...

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Posted on: February 9, 2017

McKinney Urban Transit District to hold first meeting to discuss public transit

The McKinney Urban Transit District board will hold its first meeting to discuss potential options for bringing public transit to the McKinney Urbanized Area. The meeting will be at 4 p.m. Feb. 28 at the John & Judy Gay Library, 6861 Eldorado Pkwy.

The Urb...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

McKinney seeks citizen input in quality of life survey

The City of McKinney is conducting a resident survey to gauge citizen satisfaction in McKinney. Residents are encouraged to complete the online survey by Feb. 22.

“We’re very excited to be conducting this survey,” said CoCo Go...

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Posted on: February 3, 2017

McKinney invites residents to U.S. Highway 380 bypass information meeting

The City of McKinney invites residents and stakeholders to attend an informational community meeting on regional mobility initiatives and their impact on transportation planning in McKinney. During the meeting, the city’s Planning Department and...

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