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

Pedestrian Seriously Injured After Being Hit Twice By Vehicles In Plano (KTVT-TV CBS 11) August 23

ACLU of Texas Statement on Plano's Rape Crisis Center (Houston Style Magazine) August 22

Plano's plan for future development on hold (KDFW-TV Fox 4) August 20

LaneLove Paper Co. opens at former Printing with Pizazz location in Plano (Community Impact) August 20

Plano mayor puts Plan B debate to rest after council member's concern over funding rape crisis center (Dallas Morning News) August 19

With court hearing pending on Plano Tomorrow lawsuit, city planning officials postpone vote to repeal it (Community Impact) August 19

Plano Will Continue To Fund A Rape Crisis Center In The City (KRLD-AM 1080) August 19

Plano Council Reaches a Deal on Rape Crisis Center Funding (KXAS-TV NBC 5) August 19

Plano bomb squad responded to call in Sherman neighborhood (KXII-TV Sherman) August 19

Rape crisis center in Plano will continue to receive city funding (KDFW-TV Fox 4) August 18

City of Plano reaches agreement to continue funding Turning Point rape crisis center's counseling program (Community Impact) August 17

Education

Frisco vs. Plano: Which District has the higher-rated schools? (Dallas Business Journal) August 23

Added capacity plans shared for Plano ISD's Gulledge Elementary (Community Impact) August 22

Stacy's Sensory Solutions relocates to Coit Road in Plano (Community Impact) August 22

Plano's Newest Sushi Spot Brings Ahi Tuna to Legacy Hall (Eater Dallas) August 21

Data: Plano ISD full-day pre-K program grows due to increased inclusion of low-income families (Community Impact) August 20

STAAR results published for Plano ISD (Community Impact) August 20

Here's how Eastwood, Plano football teams wound up set to play again after cancellation (El Paso Times) August 17

Plano just gave us an awful example of how fears from mass shootings can go too far (Fort Worth Star Telegram) August 16

Football game between Plano, El Paso high schools will now be held at The Star in Frisco (Community Impact) August 16

Upon Further Review: A Bad Play Call In The Wake Of The El Paso Shooting Is Reversed (Forbes) August 16

Football game with school El Paso suspect attended back on (Associated Press) August 16

Dale Hansen Unplugged: When we cancel games because we're afraid to live, the bad guys win (WFAA-TV News 8) August 15

Business/Economic Development

How North Texas cities compare against other metros for cost of living (Dallas Business Journal) August 22

Waving Farewell to the Dine-In Pizza Hut (Texas Monthly) August 21

Charming Charlie's to close Plano location, along with all other stores (Community Impact) August 21

Meet the executive guiding legal and diversity at Toyota North America (Dallas Business Journal) August 21

CEO of Plano-based tech firm wants to create joy for his employees (Dallas Business Journal) August 20

Acclaimed Hair Stylist, José Eber, opens new Plano Salon (iliveindallas.com) August 20

Another coworking operation is coming to Plano's Legacy business park (Dallas Morning News) August 19

Fort Worth's economic challenge: How to keep up with Dallas-Plano-Irving? (Dallas Morning News) August 18

Plano Talk

Plano Top City in US with Most Working Senior Citizens (Provision Living) August 21

Plano 2nd Hardest Working City in America (Monster.com) August 20

In Plano artist Jenney Chang's brush paintings, East and West come together (Dallas Morning News) August 19

Plano 5th Best City to Buy a Family Home (Money) August 14

Local Profile

Contemporary sushi kitchen to open in Legacy Hall (August 21)

City of Plano ends their debate over The Turning Point Rape Crisis Center's funding (August 19)

Get ready to party with these Collin County birthday venues (August 17)

Plano Magazine

Blue Goose Plano Reopens after Million Dollar Renovation (August 22)

Fork & Fire (August 21)

Plano Citizens Academy 2019-2020 Applications Open (August 20)

Cariloha Coming to The Shops at Legacy (August 20)

City of Plano ends their debate over The Turning Point Rape Crisis Center's funding (August 19)

PSHS and El Paso Football Game to be Played at The Star in Frisco (August 19)