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Posted on: December 31, 2018

Rec center membership: The best New Year’s Resolution for your health in 2019


Did you know you can enjoy all of Plano’s pools and recreation centers for just $19 a month? We did the math, and that is less than half of what it costs to get your gourmet drive-through latte three times a week.

Who knew staying healthy and having fun in Plano could be so easy? Our affordable and flexible monthly and annual membership options are available for individuals (youth, adults, and seniors) or can be purchased as family packages, which cover parents and...

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City of Plano Parks and Recreation
Posted on: December 20, 2018

Ask an Urban Forester: What is emerald ash borer and how is it affecting trees in Plano?

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Q. I heard emerald ash borer has been found in Fort Worth. What is it and is it affecting our trees in Plano?

A. The emerald ash borer (Agrilus planipennis) is a destructive wood‐boring pest of ash trees. Native to Asia, the emerald ash borer beetle (EAB) was unknown in North America until its discovery in southeast Michigan in 2002. Since then, the invasive pest...

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City of Plano Parks and Recreation
Posted on: November 20, 2018

Construction and Detour along Chisholm Trail

Chisholm Trail Construction Area

Work will soon begin to address erosion control on the Chisholm Trail just north of Spring Creek.

During this time, trail users are asked to follow detour signs around the trail. The detour will take trail users on a 5 ft. sidewalk with a new ramp and end on an ADA asphalt (temporary access) trail. Construction is scheduled to be complete in spring 20...

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Posted on: November 15, 2018

Liberty Recreation Center renovations to begin next month


Liberty Recreation Center (2601 Glencliff Dr.) is preparing for an exciting renovation project, which, when complete, will feature more than just a fresh coat of paint.

The center’s last day of operation before it closes for the project is Friday, Nov. 30 and is expected to reopen in the fall of 2019. Follow Plano Parks and Recreation on Facebook and Twitter or visit Liberty Recreation Center’s web page to stay up-to-dat...

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