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

How Nextdoor is helping law enforcement connect with residents and reduce crime (statescoop) April 19

Projections show slowdown in property value growth (Plano Star Courier) April 18

Toro Supports 2018 Wyland National Mayor's Challenge For Water Conservation (publicnow.com) April 18

Plano Council Member Tom Harrison set to speak in special hearing at April 23 meeting (Community Impact) April 17

Erin Brockovich has come and gone. What's next for the grassroots movement behind North Texas' water fight? (Dallas Morning News) April 16

Lake Lavon boaters complain about foul-smelling material in water (KDFW-TV Fox 4) April 16

Local firefighters deployed to Wichita Falls (Cross Timbers Gazette) April 16

Business/Economic Development

20 cities where home prices are getting slashed - Plano #9 (MSN) April 19

Tyler Technologies purchases government tech company (Dallas Business Journal) April 18

Union Bear Brewing Co. in Granite Park (Good Morning Texas, WFAA-TV) April 18

Bellagreen to open at Plano's Shops at Legacy (Community Impact) April 18

Seattle tech company Socrata bought by Tyler Technologies (Seattle Times) April 18

ConkyJoe Restaurant in Plano closes (Community Impact) April 17

Toyota developing 'talking' vehicle technology; implementation by 2021 (MotorwayAmerica) April 17

Toyota, Lexus to Deploy U.S. Vehicles With Intelligent Systems (Dallas Innovates) April 17

Dallas-Fort Worth retail real estate market tightening, projects sidelined, report says (Dallas Business Journal) April 16

KBS Signs Over 14,000 Square Feet in Leases at Tollway North Office Park in Plano, Texas (Dallas citybizlist) April 16

Texas Health Resources alerting patients to possible data breach (Dallas Business Journal) April 16

Modern Market to open Second Location in Plano (Community Impact) April 15

Camp Bow Wow Plano to open in May (Community Impact) April 14

Plano Talk

Plano plays receive 'best of' noms from Dallas Summer Musicals (Plano Star Courier) April 18

Cities with successful women: How North Texas ranks (Dallas Business Journal) April 16

Up to $1 million offered for safe location, recovery of Texas man kidnapped in Syria (KSAT-TV San Antonio) April 16

My Possibilities to transfer operations to new facility in early May (Community Impact) April 13

This Is the City Where Women Are Most Successful (Realtor.com) April 13

Plano Profile 

Celebrate Earth Day at Whiskey Cake Plano with mimosas, brews and an eco-friendly market (April 13)

Plano Magazine

Tricky Fish (April 18)

People of Plano: Patti O'Meara (April 16)