Frisco ISD to change attendance zones and more top DFW news

2020-21 Frisco ISD high school school attendance zones are shown. (Courtesy Frisco ISD)
2020-21 Frisco ISD high school school attendance zones are shown. (Courtesy Frisco ISD)

2020-21 Frisco ISD high school school attendance zones are shown. (Courtesy Frisco ISD)

Read top stories from the past week from the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

Frisco

Frisco ISD plans for shift in school attendance zones

At the Nov. 9 Frisco ISD school board meeting, staff presented plans to trustees for shifting attendance boundaries in anticipation of the 2021-22 school year to accommodate the upcoming Emerson High School.

Lewisville



In heart of city, Lewisville eyes land in under-served community for new public park

Tucked into several busy commercial corridors, a community without a public park of its own has struggled at times to find its voice, residents and city officials said.

Richardson

Richardson City Council greenlights $45 million Amazon fulfillment center

Richardson City Council approved a zoning permit for an Amazon distribution and fulfillment center at its Nov. 9 meeting.

Collin County

Collin County to alter COVID-19 dashboard; only county hospitalizations to be shown

Collin County’s COVID-19 dashboard will soon only show county hospitalizations.

County commissioners voted 3-2 Nov. 9 to change the dashboard and remove most of the data; only the information regarding hospitalizations will be left, along with some links to state COVID-19 data.

Collin County Dawoodi Bohra Masjid under construction in McKinney

The Dawoodi Bohra Community of Collin County is in the process of building the Collin County Dawoodi Bohra Masjid at 1410 S. Tennessee St., McKinney. The two-story mosque will serve the community of more than 75 families and will be approximately 15,600 square feet with prayer areas, a children’s area and a community kitchen.

Francesca D’ Annunzio, Daniel Houston, Makenzie Plusnick, Miranda Jaimes and William C. Wadsack contributed to this report.