FM 423 in Frisco sees speed limit lowered; Adda restaurant opens in Richardson and more top DFW-area news

Digital speed signs have been installed along FM 423 in Frisco. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Digital speed signs have been installed along FM 423 in Frisco. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Digital speed signs have been installed along FM 423 in Frisco. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

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Frisco

Speed limit lowered on FM 423 in Frisco

The Frisco Police Department announced April 15 that FM 423 south of Main Street has been lowered from 55 mph to 50 mph. Enforcement along this corridor began immediately, officials said.

Sky Rocket Burger plans location in west Frisco



Sky Rocket Burger is expanding out of Dallas with a new location in Frisco. The eatery will open at 6633 John Hickman Parkway, Frisco, in the SkyHouse Tower at Frisco Station. The family-owned restaurant offers fries with an extra-crispy option, burgers, beer and milkshakes.

Jump Zone Party and Play Center location in Frisco permanently closed

Jump Zone Party and Play Center’s Frisco location closed in February at 9200 Lebanon Road, Ste. 40, Frisco. The children’s amusement center featured inflatable bounce houses and obstacle courses, alongside an arcade and space for birthday parties.

Plano

Plano City Council OKs permits to allow DART transit stations along 12th Street

Plano City Council voted April 26 to issue two specific-use permits for Dallas Area Rapid Transit's expansion in the city.

Richardson

Street food restaurant Adda now open in Richardson

Adda opened April 12 in the Richardson Restaurant Park development located at 744 S. Central Expressway, Ste. 230, Richardson. The eatery serves Indian and Pakistani street food with global influences.

Matt Payne, Miranda Jaimes, Kristine Hughes and William C. Wadsack contributed to this report.



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Baylor Scott & White Medical Center-Centennial is expanding its cardiovascular services. (Courtesy Baylor Scott & White Health)
Plano heart hospital bringing cardiovascular services to Frisco

Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital-Plano—ranked among the top 1% of heart hospitals in the country—is bringing its services to the Frisco hospital and providing relationships and oversight of the program

McKinney Mayor George Fuller has been re-elected for another term. (William C. Wadsack/Community Impact Newspaper)
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Walk-On's is opening in McKinney in 2022. (Courtesy Walk-Ons Sports Bistreaux & Bar)
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Driver shortage, membership decrease affects Boys & Girls Clubs driver services

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BP Performance opened in April. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
BP Performance fitness center opens in Frisco

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Hot Body Yoga in Frisco is now under new ownership. (Courtesy Hot Body Yoga)
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Frisco City Council gets first look at findings from regional transit studies

Michael Morris, director of transportation with the North Central Texas Council of Governments, gave a virtual presentation during the council’s work session on transit needs for the city as well as the possibility of passenger rail service.

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Frisco City Council again tables rezoning proposal for $1B development called The Link

Frisco City Council members heard an update May 4 about the proposed rezoning for a 239-acre project known as The Link.

The Omni PGA Frisco Resort will open in spring 2023. (Rendering courtesy Omni Hotels & Resorts)
GALLERY: Groundbreaking kicks off construction on Omni PGA Frisco Resort

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