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November ballot measure aims to drive road funding

November ballot measure aims to drive road funding

A proposition on the Nov. 4 ballot could help repair the state’s ailing highway system, including heavily traveled roads in North Central Texas.

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Frisco ISD's Gillespie named to TASB Region 10A post

Debbie Gillespie, a Frisco ISD board of trustees member, has been elected to the Texas Association of School Boards, representing Region 10A. more »

Oct 21, 2014 Frisco

Collin County Commissioners Court approves Frisco road funding

The Collin County Commissioners Court approved funding for various city road projects using the 2007 Discretionary Bond funds during its Oct. 20 meeting. more »

Oct 20, 2014 Frisco

Early voting begins today

Early voting for the general election begins Oct. 20 and runs through Oct. 31. Election Day is Nov. 4. more »

Oct 20, 2014 Frisco

City of Frisco slates town hall meeting for Oct. 20

The city of Frisco has scheduled a Town Hall meeting for 7–9 p.m. on Oct. 20 at City Hall, 6101 Frisco Square Blvd. more »

Oct 17, 2014 Frisco

National Videogame Museum and Frisco CDC agree to lease terms

The Frisco CDC on Oct. 16 officially entered into a lease agreement that will bring the National Videogame Museum to Frisco. more »

Oct 17, 2014 Frisco

FISD trustees, parents get first look at proposed attendance zones for 2015–16 school year

School board members and Frisco ISD parents got their first look Oct. 13 at the first proposed draft attendance zones for the 2015–16 school year with Reedy High School, two middle schools and an elementary school set to open next fall. more »

Oct 14, 2014 Frisco

Collin College Board meets to discuss presidential search

The Collin College Board of Trustees began discussing the process for selecting the next college president during a special-called meeting Oct. 13. more »

Oct 14, 2014 Frisco 1 Comments

UPDATED: Judge strikes down state's voter ID law; law still in effect for Nov. 4 election

U.S. District Court Judge Nelva Gonzales Ramos ruled Oct. 9 that the state’s voter identification law is unconstitutional. However, the Fifth Circuit Court ruled Oct. 14 that the state's voter ID law would remain in effect for the Nov. 4 election. more »

Oct 10, 2014 Austin Metro

Growth on US 380 to ‘explode’

Drivers on US 380 will not see much lining the busy roadway today except for a few empty fields. But real estate signs sprinkled along the edges of the highway that borders Frisco and Prosper are a harbinger of things to come, city planners and real more »

Oct 8, 2014 Frisco 6 Comments

Fire Chief Mark Piland and Frisco Mayor Maher Maso answer questions regarding a possible Ebola case.

Lindsey Juarez

Patient with Ebola symptoms tests negative for virus

While two nurses from Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas are now battling the Ebola virus, the city of Frisco is recovering from its Ebola scare the week before. more »

Oct 8, 2014 , Frisco

Developers and official held a ribbon cutting ceremony for a new office building.

Lindsey Juarez

New Frisco office building to come by late 2015

City officials and developers broke ground Oct. 8 on a new 170,000-square-foot office building just a pitch away from Dr Pepper Ballpark. more »

Oct 8, 2014

November ballot measure aims to drive road funding

A proposition on the Nov. 4 ballot could help repair the state’s ailing highway system, including heavily traveled roads in North Central Texas. more »

Oct 8, 2014 Frisco

2 a.m. ordinance heats up ballot

The time is nearing for Frisco voters to decide whether they think alcohol sales should be extended until 2 a.m. in local establishments. more »

Oct 8, 2014 Frisco

This rendering shows the plans for the inside of the Performance Indoor Training facility.

Courtesy Howard Public Relations

High-tech indoor soccer facility to cater to recreational players, families

It was like an ant farm, Frisco resident Brian Duncan said describing a soccer field swarming with 500 children during a youth tournament last September. He couldn’t even see the field’s green turf. more »

Oct 8, 2014 Frisco

Shown is a rendering of The Gate, a $700 million mixed-use development planned for construction at the future John Hickman Parkway and Dallas North Tollway.

Courtesy Investment Group Overse

Frisco lands Dubai-based company making first U.S. development investment

A new $700 million mixed-use project is brewing off the Dallas North Tollway, and it could be just the beginning of more foreign investment in Frisco, Economic Development Director Jim Gandy said. more »

Oct 8, 2014 Frisco

Master plan for Northeast Community Park includes skate park and multipurpose fields

City Council on Sept. 16 approved a master plan for the Northeast Community Park. The park, bordered by Panther Creek Parkway to the north, Honey Grove Drive to the west, Tyler Drive to the south and a neighborhood to the east, could be complete in more »

Oct 8, 2014 Frisco

Source: U.S. Army Corps of Engin

Monthly water update

As of Sept. 30 the water level in Lavon Lake was 479.3 feet, 12.66 feet below the full pool level. The city of Frisco in July exceeded its 10 percent water reduction goal by 46.6 percent for a total reduction of 56.6 percent, according to Public Work more »

Oct 8, 2014 Frisco

Frisco hospitals prepared for Ebola patient possibility

The Sept. 30 confirmed case of Ebola—the first diagnosed in the U.S.—took place close to home. Nearby Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas, about 25 miles from Frisco, is the first hospital to care for a patient with the deadly disease. more »

Oct 3, 2014 Frisco

New app-based on-demand transportation service soon to be available in Frisco

Co-owners Tony Brusdeilins and Brian Haigwood, who have been in the limo/car service business for about 30 years and currently operate Superior One Transportation, plan to have the app available and oneride operational soon. more »

Sep 29, 2014 Frisco

Owners and partners break ground on the new indoor soccer facility.

Lindsey Juarez

Developers break ground on indoor soccer facility

Just a corner kick away from Toyota Stadium where FC Dallas plays, developers broke ground on a new 56,000-square-foot indoor soccer facility Sept. 29. more »

Sep 29, 2014 Frisco

Mash'd

Photos by Lindsey Juarez

See our dining feature.

Legacy Veterinary Hospital

Photos by Lindsey Juarez

See our business feature.

Transportation updates

See our updates on various Frisco transportation projects.

General election guide

See our guide to the Nov. 4 election

Superdrome

Photos by Lindsey Juarez

Frisco feature is one of only two velodromes in Texas.

Crudo Wood Fired Taverna

Lindsey Juarez

See our dining feature on Crudo Wood Fired Taverna.

ManeGait

Courtesy ManeGait

See our feature on ManeGait, a nonprofit therapeutic riding center.

Hidden Cove Park and Marina

Lindsey Juarez

See our business feature on Hidden Cove Park and Marina.

Leisure Living Pools

Tory Barringer

See our story on Leisure Living Pools

Dodie’s Live

Mark Zeske

See our dining feature on Dodie's Live

2014 Volunteer Guide

See our Volunteer Guide

Police Chief John Bruce

See our feature Q&A on Frisco Police Chief John Bruce

Transportation Updates

Photos by Krista Wadsworth

See our updates on Frisco road projects

Edoko Sushi & Robata

Aubrey Cade

Click the link to see the full story.

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