Frisco council to wait until May 2015 to call for bond election

The Frisco City Council will not call for a bond election in May 2014.

Nell Lange, deputy city manager, said at the Nov. 19 board meeting the bond election will be postponed until May 2015.

She said the parks and library master plans are not complete, which makes it difficult to put a complete bond package together.

The decision was made after a bond committee update during a work session earlier in the day.

Lange said the the city is going to stay active and keep working on the proposal, and will be updated as the parks and library master plans moved forward. The committee will then pick back up full time in fall 2014 to prepare for the 2015 bond election.

Mayor Maher Maso said the decision will allow the bond committee to have a longer planning time before the bond election.

By Krista Wadsworth
Krista Wadsworth is the managing editor for Community Impact Newspaper’s DFW editions. After serving as a reporter and then managing editor for a daily newspaper in Northeast Texas, she moved to the DFW area and joined CI as an editor for the Frisco edition, which she helped to launch. Krista was named the DFW managing editor in 2015 and oversees the editorial content for the Frisco, Plano, McKinney, Grapevine|Colleyville|Southlake and Lewisville|Flower Mound|Highland Village editions.


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