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New year, new projects

As roads become more congested, the price of oil falls and available funds for road projects dwindle, transportation will continue to be a hot topic throughout the area in 2015.

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DNT evolution

Major development announcements in 2014 have laid the foundation for Frisco’s skyline to look startlingly different in the coming years than it does today. more »

Jan 14, 2015 8:00 AM Frisco

Frisco performing arts center: ...‘To be or not to be’

Though Tammy Meinershagen’s daughter lives in Frisco and participates in a Frisco theater group, she has never performed in the city. Instead, the theater group performs in Lewisville because there is not a facility large enough for the group’s perfo more »

Jan 14, 2015 8:00 AM Frisco

Jeff Mateer, Liberty Institute general counsel, speaks against Plano's Equal Rights Ordinance during a press conference Jan. 7.

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Plano's Equal Rights Ordinance faces petition, criticism

Plano church leaders are asking residents to sign a petition against the city’s expanded Equal Rights Ordinance, saying it violates religious freedoms. more »

Jan 7, 2015 5:21 PM Plano 1 Comments

Collin County, city leaders seek more road funding

In Collin County, US 75 is one of the major highways on the Texas Department of Transportation’s list for reconstruction. Four widening projects that total nearly $300 million are underway. more »

Dec 17, 2014 8:00 AM Plano 2 Comments

Toyota Stadium chosen for opening game of 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup tournament

Toyota Stadium has been chosen as one of 13 host sites for the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup tournament. more »

Dec 17, 2014 4:57 PM Frisco

Rapid growth fuels ‘Bury the Lines’ discussion

Residents first learned about the proposal to construct transmission lines along either the west Frisco portion of Stonebrook Parkway or Main Street in summer 2013. More than a year later, after examination of alternate routes and additional discuss more »

Dec 10, 2014 8:00 AM Frisco

Developer breaks ground on new brownstones

The second phase of new upscale housing is beginning to take shape in Southlake Town Square starting with 31 new brownstones built in a “post-World War I” style in the Garden District development. more »

Dec 10, 2014 12:00 AM Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

Cities’ blueprints create local housing boom

After the real estate market crashed in 2008, many people weren’t looking to sell their homes and there were few new housing developments across the region. more »

Dec 10, 2014 12:00 AM Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

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