Posted on: September 20, 2017

McKinney City Council approves budget, lowers property tax rate

McKinney City Council voted to approve the Fiscal Year 2018 budget of $406.7 million and also lowered the city’s property tax rate. The three-cent reduction brought the current rate of 0.573000 down to 0.540199. This means property owners will p...

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Citywide News Releases
Posted on: September 19, 2017

Tax Rate Adoption

The City of McKinney adopted a tax rate that will raise more taxes for maintenance and operations than last year's tax rate.

The tax rate will effectively be raised by 1.92 percent and will raise taxes for maintenance and operations on a $100,000 home by a...

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Citywide News Releases
Posted on: September 19, 2017

City of McKinney to spray area for mosquitoes

McKinney is set to spray an area of the city in order to control mosquitoes after a positive mosquito pool for West Nile Virus was confirmed. Spraying will start at 10 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 20, weather permitting. The spray area is generally a mile rad...

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Citywide News Releases
Posted on: September 14, 2017

McKinney celebrates National Food Safety Month

The City of McKinney Health Compliance Division celebrates National Food Safety Month in September to heighten the awareness of food safety education and reinforce proper food safety practices and procedures. McKinney Health Inspectors are encouraging res...

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Citywide News Releases
Posted on: September 13, 2017

McKinney announces new system to streamline development processes

The City of McKinney is pleased to announce the upcoming implementation of the new land management software system EnerGov that will streamline processes for developers, improve data quality and increase public access to information from the Development S...

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Citywide News Releases
Posted on: September 12, 2017

Pre-application meetings announced for Community Support Grants

The City of McKinney announces the availability of FY 2017-18 funding under the Community Support Grant (CSG) program for eligible non-profit agencies and community organizations that serve residents of McKinney.

A pre-application meeting will be held from...

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Citywide News Releases
Posted on: September 11, 2017

McKinney earns national award for annual report

The City of McKinney Communications and Marketing Department was honored with a national Savvy award for the 2016 electronic annual report during the annual 3CMA Conference in Anaheim, California.

3CMA, the City-County Communications and Marketing Associat...

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Citywide News Releases
Posted on: September 7, 2017

City of McKinney to begin smoke testing sewer systems

Smoke testing

The City of McKinney will begin conducting routine surveying of the sanitary sewer system through smoke testing. This process is used as a way to locate defective openings and inappropriate connections in the sewer system that allow rainwater runoff to en...

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Citywide News Releases
Posted on: September 11, 2017

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Day Sept. 16 with the McKinney Public Library

The community is encouraged to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Day with a special festival presented by the City of McKinney, the McKinney Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and Tri-County Regional Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. Honor the histories, cultures, and co...

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Citywide News Releases
Posted on: September 6, 2017

McKinney Community Development Corporation Awards project grant funding

The McKinney Community Development Corporation (MCDC) has announced grant awards totaling nearly $6,400,000 for project grants for community, cultural and economic development projects that maintain and enhance the quality of life in McKinney.

MCDC receive...

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Citywide News Releases