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Posted on: November 8, 2019

McKinney National Airport receives $15 million in state funding

McKinney National Airport receives $15 million in state funding

 

McKINNEY, Texas (Nov. 8, 2019) – The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) has approved a grant of $15 million in state funds from its Aviation Facilities Grant Progra...

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Posted on: November 7, 2019

Tickets on sale for 2019 NCAA Division II National Football Championship in McKinney

McKINNEY, Texas (Nov. 4, 2019) – The City of McKinney and McKinney Independent School District are pleased to announce tickets are now on sale for the 2019 NCAA Division II National Football Championship. The game will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec...

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1-Citywide News Releases
Posted on: November 6, 2019

City of McKinney Hires Kim Flom as Assistant City Manager

McKINNEY, Texas (Nov. 6, 2019) – City Manager Paul Grimes has announced the hiring of Kim Flom as Assistant City Manager. Flom will start Jan. 2.

Flom will provide executive management for several operational departments for the City of McKinney....

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1-Citywide News Releases
Posted on: October 21, 2019

McKinney library holds multilingual story time sessions for children

The City of McKinney Public Libraries System has expanded its popular children’s bilingual storytime to a multilingual storytime. Children will celebrate other cultures, enhance literacy skills and work together on a take-home craft at 11:15 a.m...

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Posted on: October 17, 2019

McKinney honors community leader at park ribbon cutting

Climbing structure at George Webb Park

The City of McKinney Parks and Recreation Department will host a ribbon-cutting event to open George Webb Park, 10450 Millbend Dr., at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 19. The new park sits on more than 11 acres and includes a basketball court, shaded playground...

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Posted on: October 11, 2019

McKinney library holds Neighbors Helping Neighbors event Oct. 16

The City of McKinney Public Libraries System will host its next Neighbors Helping Neighbors event at 7 p.m. Oct. 16 at the Roy and Helen Hall Memorial Library, 101 E. Hunt St. The community is invited to learn about charitable organizations in McKinney, h...

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Posted on: October 8, 2019

Ribbon cutting for Nancy Lieberman Charities “Dream Court” and grand re-opening of Fitzhugh Park

Nancy Lieberman Charities in partnership Sport Court, Covenant Church and the City of McKinney will unveil a new “Dream Court” in the newly renovated Fitzhugh Park, 700 Fitzhugh St., during a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 4:15 p.m. Wednes...

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Posted on: November 6, 2019

Wonder

Join us for an enchanted evening of lights and Wonder! Wonder is a holiday light event at Gabe Nesbi

Join us for an enchanted evening of holiday lights event and family-friendly events and activities.

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Posted on: October 18, 2019

Thanksgiving Camp November 25-27

Thanksgiving Camp

A Thanksgiving camp full of fun is coming, and it includes a field trip. Sign up today!

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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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News Flash

Posted on: October 30, 2019

Freeze warning tonight could put fire sprinkler systems at risk

Frozen pipes in fire protection sprinkler systems

The McKinney Fire Department (MFD) is warning of the risk of freezing pipes in fire protection sprinkler systems as temperatures drop overnight. Freezing water expands and can rupture a sprinkler pipe fitting or possibly activate a sprinkler head. The res...

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Fire News Releases
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.

The Mission: Lifel...

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Fire News Releases
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: November 11, 2019

Stop the Clog - Beware of F.O.G

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Pouring Fats, Oils, & Grease down your drains can lead to huge issues with your pipes.

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Posted on: November 11, 2019

MPAC Presents: Jazz Ambassadors of the U.S. Army Field Band

Members of Jazz Band

Concerts by the Jazz Ambassadors are programmed to entertain all types of audiences.

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Posted on: November 11, 2019

Home for the Holidays - Nov 29 - Dec 1

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Enjoy a uniquely McKinney Christmas celebration with neighbors and visitors from near and far. It's an unforgettable experience and a great start to the holiday season.

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Posted on: November 11, 2019

Turkey Bowl - Nov 26

TurkeyBowl Flag Football

Flag football with McKinney PD just in time for Thanksgiving.

A Friendly Game of Flag Football Anyone?

  • Grades 5-9 
  • Register by November 22
  • Lunch is provided
  • Free t-shirt
  • Limited to 100 kids

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Posted on: November 7, 2019

Annual Report 2019

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We share a deep sense of pride with our residents for our community accomplishments. Find the highlights from 2019 in our Annual Report.

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Posted on: November 4, 2019

Passport to East Asia November 16

Passport to East Asia

Experience traditional crafts, games and artifacts from the cultures of China, Korea and Japan. Try your hand at origami, master chopsticks and more.

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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: October 18, 2019

Passport to East Asia

Passport to East Asia

Passport to East Asia (All Ages)

Austin College East Asian Studies students will offer activities featuring traditional crafts, games and artifacts from the cultures of China, Korea and Japan. Try your hand at origami, master chopsticks and more. There wil...

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Posted on: September 25, 2019

Neighbors Helping Neighbors

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Neighbors Helping Neighbors

Learn about charitable organizations in McKinney, how they help our residents, and the different avenues available to give back to our community. Wednesday, Nov. 20, 7 p.m. at the Roy & Helen Hall Library.

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Posted on: August 24, 2019

Mother and Daughter Book Club

Mother Daugther Book Club

Share a New Book Every Month

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

  • December 9 –  The Imaginary Veterinary: Book 1- The Sasquatch Escape by Suzanne Selfors
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Posted on: October 19, 2019

Recycled Book Craft

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Recycled Book Craft (Adults)

Craft holiday-themed works of art from old books. Supplies will be provide. Wednesday,  December 11, 2019, 6 p.m.

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Posted on: October 19, 2019

Comic Roundtable (6th-12th grade)

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Carpe Diem Comics and Games will lead a discussion on 'Issue #1' comics. Teens will discuss the characters, artwork, themes, writing, and will take home their own copy of that week's selection.

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Posted on: March 5, 2019

Savage Adventures

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Roll for Initiative!

A monthly Savage Worlds RPG adventure. Games will take place in a dystopian future using tropes found in popular YA literature. For 6th-12th graders, at the John & Judy Gay Library from 2:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.

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Posted on: September 10, 2019

Teen Creative Writing Group

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Bounce poetry, stoires, plays, novel excerpts, or writing ideas off fellow creative writers and get feedback and support for your writing.

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Posted on: March 13, 2019

John & Judy Gay Library Construction Update

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The long-awaited expansion of the John & Judy Gay Library is underway. Expect to see exciting progress as the building process comes alive.

The John & Judy Gay Library expansion and renovation groundbreaking was Tuesday, April 23.

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News Flash

Posted on: November 11, 2019

McKinney Philharmonic Orchestra presents the 2nd annual All Star Xmas Concert Dec 6

All-star Christmas with the Odysseus Chamber Orchestra

After a tremendously successful All-Star Xmas Jazz concert in 2018, the orchestra is back with new arrangements of Christmas classics we all love and know.

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Posted on: November 1, 2019

On the Wings of Love

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Resounding Harmony, a 40-voice Dallas community choir, proudly presents “On the Wings of Love!” a choral concert event benefiting The Blackland Prairie Raptor Center in Lucas, Texas.

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Posted on: September 23, 2019

Bluegrass Heritage Foundation presents: Bluegrass Saturday Night Nov 16

Bluegrass Heritage Foundation presents: Bluegrass Saturday Night

A night of incredible bluegrass music by Grammy and Dove-nominated Kenny and Amanda Smith Band and Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Bluegrass Band.

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Posted on: November 13, 2019

Holiday Warehouse Book Sale December 4 & 5

Holiday Warehouse Book Sale

Find a book for everyone on you Christmas list! This is the school book fair of your dreams with books, pencils, novelty items and more.

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Posted on: November 13, 2019

Breakfast with Santa December 7

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Join us for our annual breakfast with the Big Guy! Come take a picture with Santa Claus and enjoy breakfast in a winter wonderland at the Community Center.

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Posted on: November 8, 2019

Grandparent's Trip November 26

Grandparents Trip Pancakes

Bring the grand kids along for painting and pancakes! This is the perfect trip to get the kids out of the house for Thanksgiving break.

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Posted on: November 8, 2019

Social Dance Night - November 15

Social Dance Nights

Enjoy an outdoor movie at the Community Center! This event is designed for those with special needs and their caregivers.

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