Plano In the News

Below are recent new stories that feature or include the City of Plano. For additional past coverage, please email Steve Stoler, Director of Media.

City of Plano

North Texas Radio Host Pleads Guilty to Child Abuse, Attempted Capital Murder of Prosecutor (KTVT-TV CBS 11) September 13

2 Plano mosquito traps test positive for West Nile; areas to be sprayed Sept. 12 (Community Impact) September 12

Historic Plano Housed Moved (KTVT-TV CBS 11) September 12

Drone video: Crews remove Collinwood House from historic Plano site (Community Impact) September 12

Budget approved: Plano council approves $578M budget, 46.03 rate (Plano Star Courier) September 11

Plano Budget (Plano Star Courier) September 11

Stronger together: 9/11 reminds residents to come together in times of divisiveness (Plano Star Courier) September 11

Plano City Council approves 2018-19 budget, tax rate after sparring over revenue increase (Community Impact) September 10

Booming Collin County cities try to keep pace with parks as pavement spreads (Dallas Morning News) September 9

On Eve of Plano Mass Shooting Anniversary, Families Remember the Lives Lost (KAS-TV NBC 5) September 9

Business/Economic Development

Plano office project gets redo from new owner (Dallas Morning News) September 13

Eating Recovery Center takes over large office building in Plano's Legacy business park (Dallas Morning News) September 12

Dallas company remakes leadership team, adds former Frito-Lay and Dr Pepper Snapple execs (Dallas Business Journal) September 11

These Cities Are Where Latino-Owned Businesses Fare Best in North Texas (D CEO) September 10

East Plano development property changes hands (Dallas Morning News) September 10

Pearl Cup Sip opens in Plano at the Boardwalk at Granite Park (Community Impact) September 10

Captain D's Propels Expansion in Texas with Opening of New Plano Restaurant (The Daily Meal) September 10

Captain D's Propels Expansion in Texas with Opening of New Plano Restaurant (Restaurant Magazine) September 10

Safety Technology Popping Up In More Vehicles (KXAS-TV NBC 5) September 7

JCPenney launches celebrity brand collection this week (Home Textiles Today) September 7


Senior high band costs march higher (Plano Star Courier) September 8

Plano Talk

Plano at-risk, homeless service finds new home (Plano Star Courier) September 10

Muslim Republicans Feeling Lost Amid Party Leaders' Increasingly Anti-Islam Rhetoric (Black Christian News Network One) September 10

These Five Texas Suburbs Are Towns Again (Smart Growth) September 9

Visit Plano: Texas's Undiscovered Gem (EDGE Media Network) September 7

Hidden Hunger: Mom struggles to feed daughter in one of nation's wealthiest zip codes (WFAA-TV News 8) September 7

Plano Profile

Plano newborn fights meningitis (September 11)

Step into the Star Wars universe with virtual reality at Cinemark Plano (September 10)

Sharing is caring at Bulla Gastrobar Legacy West (September 9)

Treat yourself at Wow! Donuts and Drips (September 7)

Plano Magazine

Relocating the Collinwood House: A Moving Experience (September 14)

Inaugural Plano Families First Fall Fair (September 11)

Welcome to Plano, North Texas Food Bank (September 11)

Texas Traditions: Homecoming Mums (September 10)

Downward Donkey on the Farm on North Texas Giving Day (September 10)

Pearl Cup Sip Opens at The Boardwalk at Granite Park (September 10)