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City of Plano approves 2 measures to support Collin Creek Mall redevelopment project

The city of Plano has approved two key measures to support the redevelopment of Collin Creek Mall.


Plano Sports Authority announces construction of new soccer arena, additional multi-use courts

Plano Sports Authority announced Dec. 13 that it will begin constructing a new soccer arena in January.


Dine-in movie theater and entertainment venue signs with Mustang Square development in Plano

A dine-in movie theater that also offers bowling and virtual-reality games will open next year in Plano's Mustang Square mixed-use development.



Plano overnight warming station opens for first night of season

The Plano Overnight Warming Station will have its first night of service this season Nov. 11 at the Salvation Army-Plano.


Medical City Plano to open $107M cancer hospital Oct. 28

Next week, Medical City Plano will open a $107 million cancer hospital that will offer additional space and expanded treatment options for North Texans with cancer.


Plano chamber selects Kelle Marsalis for top executive role after conducting national search

The Plano Chamber of Commerce has selected a familiar face for its top executive position.


Plano denies request for apartments on former J.C. Penney-owned headquarters property

A proposal to build hundreds of new apartment units on the old J.C. Penney headquarters property in Plano was rejected after nearby corporations spoke out against the residential development.



Planning officials opt for review, not repeal, of Plano Tomorrow plan

Plano planning officials have recommended the city review its development guidelines for more than a dozen major intersections, rejecting a wholesale repeal of the city’s comprehensive development plan.


Developer removes Collin Creek Mall mural in Plano after discovering asbestos

The developers of Collin Creek Mall have removed the historic mural at the entrance of Macy’s after discovering asbestos on the wall surface on which the tiles were laid.


Four-story office building added as construction begins on Plano's Mustang Square mixed-use project

A new four-story office building will headline a major mixed-use development in Plano, developers announced Oct. 2 as crews began work on the Mustang Square project.


European Wax Center brings its headquarters to Plano's Granite Parkway

European Wax Center began moving its headquarters to Plano on Aug. 13 at 5830 Granite Parkway, Ste. 300. The …



Zoning change approved for historic First Baptist Plano land downtown

Planning zoning officials have approved the zoning change of 7.8 acres of the historic First Baptist Plano land to planned development-133-downtown business/government with modified development standards. This decision had previously been tabled July 1, Aug. 5 and Sept. 3.


JUST IN: Texas Central signs design-build contract with civil engineering firm Salini Impregilo

Editor's note: This story has been updated to clarify the difference between Texas Central's Sept. 13 announcement about a design-build contract with Salini Impregilo and an October 2018 announcement about a limited-notice-to-proceed agreement with Salini Impregilo. 


Land for historic First Baptist Church Plano to be redeveloped by InTown Homes

Texas InTown Homes has been named as the developer for the historic First Baptist Church Plano properties in downtown Plano. The decision is largely based on InTown Homes’ willingness to work with the neighborhood and the city, FBC Plano said in a press release Sept. 6.




Plano SML RFID software headquarters more than doubles office space; opens new retail space

SML RFID, a global apparel branding, packaging and technology solutions company, has extended and expanded its lease at its headquarters in Plano, according to a release by CBRE Group Inc., on Aug. 26.


With redevelopment at hand, Plano residents remember Collin Creek Mall as it was

As the Collin Creek Mall property sits on the verge of a billion-dollar makeover, memories loom large for Plano residents past and present.


With court hearing pending on Plano Tomorrow lawsuit, city planning officials postpone vote to repeal it

Plano zoning officials have once again delayed a decision on whether to repeal the city’s comprehensive development plan.


Night of nostalgia: See Plano residents say goodbye to Collin Creek Mall

Thousands of Plano residents gathered July 26 to say goodbye to Collin Creek Mall.



City of Plano lays out roadmap for assisting Collin Creek Mall project

The city of Plano has outlined a roadmap for public assistance for a project to redevelop the near-empty Collin Creek Mall property.


Vote to repeal Plano Tomorrow plan postponed after planning commissioners ask for more time

The latest effort to repeal the city’s Plano Tomorrow development plan fell through July 22 after zoning commissioners expressed they were uncomfortable making a recommendation on such short notice.


Council once again set to consider replacing Plano Tomorrow plan—this time, a full repeal

A vote to repeal the city’s beleaguered Plano Tomorrow comprehensive plan is back on for July 22 after two council members insisted on holding the vote.


Plano City Council will no longer hold vote on amended Plano Tomorrow plan, city says

Editor’s note: This story has been updated to add comments from the attorney for the group suing the city.



Texas Instruments delays $3.2 billion expansion of its Richardson plant

A planned expansion that was dubbed the city of Richardson's single-largest corporate investment to date has been postponed.