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Posted on: February 14, 2021

City of McKinney announces facility closures due to inclement weather

Website will be updated with a current list of closures

McKINNEY, Texas (Feb. 14, 2021) – The City of McKinney has closed several facilities due to inclement weather. Residents are encouraged to check the city’s website often throughout...

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Posted on: January 28, 2021

McKinney releases new population estimate that shows 1.6 percent growth in last year

Estimates show 339 percent growth in past 20 years

McKINNEY, Texas (Jan. 27, 2021) – The City of McKinney has announced its annual population estimate of nearly 200,000 residents, a roughly 1.6 percent increase in population from January 2020. Th...

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Posted on: January 23, 2021

McKinney Fire Department reminds residents vaccines given by appointment only

Walk-ups will be turned away

McKINNEY, Texas (Jan. 23, 2021) – As the City of McKinney continues vaccinating the public as part of its hub designation for Collin County, officials urge people not to show up without an appointment. 

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Posted on: January 12, 2021

McKinney City Council appoints Judge Claire Petty to Municipal Court

Judge Petty has more than 19 years of experience in law practice 

McKINNEY, Texas (Jan. 12, 2021) – McKinney City Council announced the appointment of Claire Petty as Presiding Municipal Court Judge of the McKinney Municipal Court, 130 S...

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Posted on: January 6, 2021

Packets available for interested City Council candidates

Four McKinney City Council seats to be on the general election ballot May 1

McKINNEY, Texas (Jan. 6, 2021) –  Four McKinney City Council seats will be up for voter consideration during the general election in May. For individuals interes...

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Posted on: January 5, 2021

McKinney to partner with Collin County on COVID-19 vaccine waitlist

McKINNEY, Texas (Jan. 5, 2021) – The City of McKinney will be partnering with Collin County to use their newly created COVID-19 vaccine waitlist for residents of McKinney. The county will provide the city information for residents on the waitlis...

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Posted on: December 22, 2020

McKinney City Council appoints Angela Richardson-Woods District 1 representative

Richardson-Woods will fill District 1 seat left vacant following the recall election in November

McKINNEY, Texas (Dec. 22, 2020) – McKinney City Council has appointed Angela Richardson-Woods to fill the District 1 seat left vacant following the r...

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

City of McKinney Municipal Court holds State’s first fully virtual municipal criminal jury trial

Court is trying Class C Misdemeanors virtually to comply with state’s courthouse closures

McKINNEY, Texas (Nov. 23, 2020) – The City of McKinney’s Municipal Court has implemented the state’s first virtual criminal ju...

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Posted on: November 13, 2020

Downtown McKinney hosts reimagined holiday events with safety in mind

Annual Home for the Holidays event over Thanksgiving weekend has been replaced this year with weeks-long celebration

McKINNEY, Texas (Nov. 13, 2020) – This year, visitors to Historic Downtown McKinney can celebrate the holiday season as McKinney Main Stree...

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Posted on: November 4, 2020

Unofficial McKinney special election results

McKINNEY, Texas (Nov. 4, 2020) – McKinney residents cast their ballots in a special election to vote for or against two propositions. 

 

Proposition A (passed): Proposition A asked voters if La'Shadion Shemwell should be ...

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Posted on: August 17, 2020

McKinney City Manager proposes to lower city property tax rate

The budget allows for a one-cent reduction in the city’s property tax rate

McKINNEY, Texas (Aug. 17, 2020) – The McKinney City Manager proposed a $641 million total budget for fiscal year 2021 that would result in a reduction of the cit...

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Posted on: August 6, 2020

McKinney City Council appoints members to Throckmorton statue advisory board

Ad hoc committee to provide advice and oversight to staff research related to the historical context, appropriateness, and relevancy of the Throckmorton statue.

McKINNEY, Texas (Aug. 6, 2020) – The McKinney City Council has formed an Ad Hoc Advis...

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