Possible bond election to fund Frisco projects

In January, the Frisco Citizen Bond Committee approved a proposed $267.8 million bond package to present to Frisco City Council. The council has until Feb. 27 to consider the bond proposals and call a bond election in May.

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Neil Matkin

Courtesy Collin College

Collin College names presidential sole finalist

Neil Matkin has been named the sole finalist for the Collin College presidency. more »

Feb 28, 2015 6:50 PM Frisco

Candidate filing deadline ends for Frisco council, board of trustees candidates

The May 9 election is shaping up to be a busy one for the city of Frisco, Frisco ISD and Collin College. more »

Feb 27, 2015 6:46 PM Frisco

The new RoughRiders uniforms include the new team colors—cream, scorched red, slate blue and Texas navy.

Lindsey Juarez

RoughRiders unveil new team identity, major ballpark improvements

The Frisco RoughRiders have unveiled a new team identity and some major upgrades to the Dr Pepper Ballpark that will be in place by opening day on April 9. more »

Feb 27, 2015 9:16 AM Frisco

Brinkmann sells piece of ranch for residential gated community

The property, on the southeast corner of Eldorado Parkway and Coit Road, was sold to Landon Development, according to City Councilman Jeff Cheney. The land deal closed in January, he said. more »

Feb 24, 2015 9:45 AM , Frisco

Weather leads to delay of city services, event cancelations

Hazardous road conditions and potentially bad weather later in the week has caused a ripple effect on city of Frisco services and events scheduled for this week. more »

Feb 23, 2015 2:26 PM , Frisco

Tesla has charging stations located throughout Texas, including this one at the San Marcos Outlets. New legislation in the Texas House and Senate would allow the company to sell its cars directly to Texas consumers.

Brett Thorne

Texas legislators file bill opening door for Tesla sales in Texas

If a group of state representatives and senators get their way, Texans may soon be able to buy Tesla vehicles and other new automobiles directly from manufacturers. more »

Feb 20, 2015 3:05 PM San Marcos | Buda | Kyle

Frisco council calls for $267M bond election

The Frisco City Council approved the entire $267 million proposed bond package to go to a May bond election. more »

Feb 18, 2015 3:50 PM Frisco

Frisco adds to TIRZ No. 1

The Collin County Commissioners Court voted Feb. 9 to add about 20 acres of land to Frisco’s tax increment reinvestment zone No. 1. more »

Feb 12, 2015 4:53 PM Frisco

Four file for three open FISD board of trustees positions

Three applicants have filed so far to run for the open seats on the Frisco ISD board of trustees in the May 9 election. more »

Feb 12, 2015 11:41 AM Frisco

Members of the Texas House of Representatives present John and Jennifer Garrett, Community Impact Newspaper publishers and founders, with a resolution declaring Feb. 11 as Community Impact Newspaper Day at the Capitol.

Photo by Joe Olivieri

Texas legislators recognize Feb. 11 as Community Impact Newspaper Day at the Capitol

The Texas House and Senate approved resolutions Feb. 11 declaring it Community Impact Newspaper Day at the state Capitol. more »

Feb 11, 2015 3:29 PM Austin Metro 1 Comments

FEDC incentives aim to multiply sales tax dollars

City of Frisco officials see the $122.75 million Wade Park economic incentive agreement as an investment with huge potential for return, much like previous landmark projects in Frisco’s history. more »

Feb 11, 2015 8:00 AM Frisco

Gander Mountain opening in Frisco in fall

The company announced it will build a 60,100-square-foot store near the northwest corner of Eldorado Parkway and the Dallas North Tollway, in the Eldorado Marketplace shopping center just north of Market Street. more »

Feb 10, 2015 3:44 PM Frisco

FISD trustees vote to expand high school name to Lebanon Trail High School

The Frisco ISD board of trustees on Feb. 9 agreed to expand the name of high school No. 9, under construction on the northeast corner of Ohio Drive and Lebanon Drive, from the originally proposed Lebanon High School to Lebanon Trail High School. more »

Feb 10, 2015 11:52 AM Frisco

One Frisco RadioShack store to close

Of the 1,784 RadioShack stores that will close by March 31, only one is in Frisco more »

Feb 10, 2015 10:41 AM Frisco

Traffic to switch at Independence and Main intersection Feb. 10

Beginning Feb. 10, traffic patterns at the intersection of Independence Parkway and Main Street will be modified as part of a TxDOT road widening project, according to the city’s communications department. more »

Feb 9, 2015 7:27 PM Frisco

Richard Shrubb

Courtesy Collin College

Collin College names presidential finalists

The Collin College board of trustees has named Neil Matkin, Louisiana Community and Technical College System executive vice president, and Richard Shrubb, former Minnesota West Community and Technical College president, as the presidential finalists. more »

Feb 9, 2015 7:12 PM Frisco

C. Vijay Kumar, HCL Technologies vice president for Infrastructure Services, speaks during the company's ribbon cutting ceremony.

Lindsey Juarez

HCL Technologies opens center in Frisco

HCL Technologies, a global IT services firm headquartered in India, opened its fifth United States office in Frisco Feb. 3. more »

Feb 3, 2015 5:09 PM Frisco

FISD looking for participation in strategic plan

FISD currently has about 50,000 students in 61 school and is expected to grow to more than 68,000 students in 77 schools by 2020. more »

Feb 3, 2015 12:50 PM Frisco

Collin College finishes presidential interviews

Though the Collin College board of trustees has not named a presidential finalist, board chairman Mac Hendricks said the board is on track to name a new president by mid spring. more »

Jan 28, 2015 2:17 PM Frisco

Frisco bond committee approves proposed $267.8M package

The Frisco Citizen Bond Committee voted Jan. 26 to recommend a $267,825,000 bond package to City Council later in the week. more »

Jan 27, 2015 10:19 AM Frisco

Three Squares

Photo by Lindsey Juarez

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Canyons Rock Climbing

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Frisco's first plots

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Birthday Party Guide

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