Plano In the News

Below are recent new stories that feature or include the City of Plano.  For additional past coverage, please contact Director of Media Relations, Steve Stoler at

City of Plano

Plano to spray for mosquitoes (KXAS-TV NBC 5) July 19

Plano man indicted in father's murder (Plano Star Courier) July 19

Texas heat brings early case of road buckling in Plano (WFAA-TV News 8) July 18

Watch: Workers wrangle longhorn calf that escaped at Plano business park (Dallas Morning News) July 18

Plano P&Z Commission approves plans for townhomes (Community Impact) July 18

City of Lewisville hires Plano Building Inspections Manager as new director of Neighborhood and Inspection Services (Lewisville Texan Journal) July 18

Grand jury indicts Plano man accused of father's murder (WFAA-ZTV News 8) July 17

Legislative special session and another highway project: 3 things to know this week in Plano, July 17-21 (Community Impact) July 17

WATCH: Dog injured in horrific crash found after a week (KDAF-TV CW 33) July 16

Dog that went missing after Plano car crash found (KTVT-TV CBS 11) July 16

Search underway for missing dog in two cities (KDFW-TV Fox 4) July 15

Family dog missing after Plano crash (WFAA-TV News 8) July 14

Plano crash survivor describes recovery (WFAA-TV News 8) July 14

Plano teen recovering after crash that killed 2 friends (KTVT-TV CBS 11) July 14

Survivor of fatal crash thanks MCP doctors who saved her (KXAS-TV NBC 5) July 14

Business/Economic Development

Why NTT is betting big on North Texas (Dallas Business Journal) July 21

Luxury home catalog Frontgate opens U.S. flagship store in Plano's Legacy West (Dallas Morning News) July 20

Lifestyle retailer Frontgate will open at Legacy West this Friday, July 21 (Community Impact) July 20

Alliance Data beats 2Q profit forecasts (Associated Press) July 20

J.C. Penney partners with the Dallas Cowboys to send customers to training camp (Dallas Business Journal) July 19

Pizza Hut to hire 14,000 drivers, unveil new delivery technology (Fox Business) July 19

Billingsley Co. lands $110 million loan for North Texas office park (Dallas Morning News) July 19

Dallas developer gets $110M for refinancing 7-building North Texas portfolio (Dallas Business Journal) July 19

As regulatory clock ticks closer to $10 billion, LegacyTexas may turn to Houston (Dallas Business Journal) July 19

North Town Chinese Kitchen opens on Coit Road in Plano (Community Impact) July 19

Willow Bend mall lands Equinox Fitness, another major redevelopment tenant (Community Impact) July 18

Pizza Hut grabbing bigger slice of online ordering pie with better delivery, technology (Dallas Business Journal) July 18

Pizza Hut overhauling delivery, hiring thousands of new drivers (Nation's Restaurant News) July 18

Bear Bay Seafood Kitchen offering fresh catches on Plano's Parker Road (Community Impact) July 18

Luxury fitness club Equinox joins reinvention of Plano's Shops at Willow Bend (Dallas Morning News) July 18

Dallas-based Snuffer's Restaurant & Bar will open a Plano location on Monday, July 31 (Community Impact) July 17

Owner and Developer Sam Moon Group Opens Renaissance Dallas at Plano Legacy West Hotel (Hotel Business Review) July 17

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott touts Boeing Global services for Texas job growth (Spectrum News) July 15

Legacy Hall serving fast casual fare in upscale food court vibe ( July 13

Detroit-based auto show talent agency follows Toyota to Plano (Dallas Morning News) July 13

Plano Talk

Plano Couple's First Business to Support Dallas Neighborhood in Need (KXAS-TV NBC 5) July 20

Plano named one of America's least stressed cities! (Jack FM 100.3) July 20

'I'm done': Fed up with California, some conservatives look to Texas (Los Angeles Times) July 20

Find your zen: Plano named one of America's least stressed cities (Guide Live, Dallas Morning News) July 19

Effort underway to change name of busy road in Dallas (KTVT-TV CBS 11) July 19

A piece of work: Downtown Plano mural honors city's past, present and future (Plano Star Courier) July 19

Plano Chamber of Commerce recognized as one of 4 finalists in national award ceremony (Community Impact) July 19

How robots are transforming American homes - and lawns (CBS This Morning) July 19

Rover to Present Youth Production OUT OF THE FRYING PAN (Broadway World Dallas) July 19

Spice of Blythe: Support Your Neighborhood Farmers Markets! (KDAF-TV CW 33) July 18

Plano second least stressed city in the US ( July 18

Plano #2 least stressed city in America (San Antonio Express News) July 18

The Conservatory Art Show (Plano Star Courier) July 17

More North Texas transplants, longer driver license wait times (KXAS-TV NBC 5) July 17

The Conservatory honors water color artist Beverly Montgomery (Plano Star Courier) July 17

It takes a village: Parents band together to save unique daycare (Plano Star Courier) July 16

Texas Connects Us: Meet the Beer-Making Pastor (KXAS-TV NBC 5) July 14

Have you seen it? The story behind a patriotic truck rolling around North Texas (WFAA-TV News 8) July 14

Plano Profile 

Downtown Plano Arts District: From Rural to Mural (July 17)

Warby Parker Legacy West announces an opening date - and it's soon (July 18)

CASA of Collin County partners with Angel Flight to visit foster children (July 14)

Brisket grilled cheese and burgers added to the menu at Kenny's Burger Joint (July 14)

Plano Magazine

Warby Parker opening at Legacy West (July 19)

Good Union Urban BBQ (July 19)

Made in Plano:P 717 Lifestyle on Wheels (July 19)

Indulge your tsundoku at the Friends of the Plano Public Library Book Sale (July 18)

A Celebration of the Life of Russell C. Kissick (July 18)

Explore Plano 2017 Featured Challenge: Surf the Flow Rider (July 17)

DFW Restaurant Week 2017 | Reservations Now Open (July 17)

Downtown Plano Arts District: From Rural to Mural (July 17)