Plano In the News

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

City says plaintiffs dumped deal to end lawsuit over Plano Tomorrow development plan (Dallas Morning News) July 18

Plano City Council will no longer hold vote on amended Plano Tomorrow plan, city says (Community Impact) July 18

Plano Tomorrow mediation plan will not move forward (Local Profile) July 18

Sewer overflow dumps into Plano's Cottonwood Creek; well owners urged to boil water (Dallas Morning News) July 17

Ross Perot remembered as 'vibrant, thunderous dynamo' (Dallas Business Journal) July 17

Former, current Plano officials reflect on Ross Perot Sr.'s legacy (Community Impact) July 15

Business/Economic Development

Food hall-focused company taking inspiration from Plano to new concept (Dallas Business Journal) July 18

Exclusive: J.C. Penney taps debt restructuring advisers - sources (Yahoo! Finance) July 18

Food Halls in U.S. Malls are Thriving, but is There Fear of Oversaturation? (National Real Estate Investor) July 17

Good Union Urban BBQ to open at The Boardwalk at Granite Park in Plano (Community Impact) July 17

Single-family home rental prices up 3% in Dallas-Fort Worth (Dallas Business Journal) July 17

Ebesu Robata & Sushi to serve authentic Japanese cuisine in new downtown Plano location (Community Impact) July 16

All Best Buy locations now provide repairs for Apple devices (Community Impact) July 16

Toyota must pay dealer nearly $16 million in recall retaliation lawsuit (Dallas Morning News) July 15

Check out Plano's Top 3 BBQ Joints (KTVT-TV CBS 11) July 15

New Japanese sushi restaurant in downtown Plano is uniquely authentic (culturemap Dallas) July 15

Rent-A-Center to make $47.5M acquisition (Dallas Business Journal) July 15

At Home Marks 200th Store Milestone (Furniture Today) July 15

Cowboys Fit opens on Park Boulevard in Plano (Community Impact) July 15

Toyota outlines five ways to make a cleaner world ( Motorway America) July 15

Lance Armstrong as an investor: Inside Next Ventures' strategy (Dallas Business Journal) July 15

Craft beer tavern at Plano's Shops at Legacy closes in bankruptcy (Culturemap Dallas) July 12

Education

Turning a college football field into a farm, how this man saved Paul Quinn from collapse (Face 2 Face Africa) July 6

Plano Talk

Millennial magnet: Dallas outranks all in attracting young professionals (Dallas Morning News) July 19

Dog About Town: Splashing, shopping and more things to do (Dallas Morning News) July 19

Texas megachurch ministering to migrants, patrol agents at the border (Christian Post) July 18

Salvation Army offers cooling stations in McKinney, Lewisville and Plano (Community Impact) July 16

Evangelical Church Organizes Mission Trip To Support Border Patrol Agents (HuffPost) July 16

Plano among least stressed cities in America (Wallethub.com) July 15

Collin County cities rank in top 5 for regional population growth in 2018-19 (Community Impact) July 15

The Neighborhood Issue 2019: CollinChild (DFW Child) July 12

NFL refs meet in Plano: Interference or not, refs preparing for replay reviews (Associated Press) July 12

Local Profile

Windhaven Meadows Park, featuring all-abilities playground, to open in September (July 18)

Carey Farmer talks managing money, being a mom and helping others (July 17)

The perfect kidney match (July 16)

The best wedding venues in Collin County (July 14)

Plano Magazine

Lemonade for a Cause (July 17)

Ebesu Robata & Sushi (July 16)

Everyday Fitness Made Extraordinary at Equinox (July 15)

Sharpen Iron Academy (July 15)

100 Percenters Handcrafted Knife Invitational (July 15)

Join Friends of the Plano Public Library for Exclusive Perks at the Annual Book Sale (July 15)

100 Percenters Handcrafted Knife Invitational (July 15)