Website Policies and Privacy

Policies Under Development

The City of McKinney website policy is under development; additional policies are coming soon.

  1. Cookies
  2. Photography and Video
  3. User-generated Content


To make this site work properly, we sometimes place small data files called cookies on your device. Most big websites do this too.

What Are Cookies?

A cookie is a small file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.

How Do We Use Cookies?

We use cookies to customize advertising, to provide social media features, and to analyze traffic to the site. We also share information about your use of our site with our trusted social media, advertising and analytics partners in order to provide you with relevant advertisements on social media for city services and events.

How to Control Cookies

You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish - for details, see You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.

If you do not want us to continue using your information we have previously collected via cookies, you may email the webmaster or call at 972-547-7513 and we will promptly delete your information from our system.