Plano In the News

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City of Plano

Construction Paused in Plano After Protected Birds Discovered (KXAS-TV NBC 5) April 10

Hawks Nest Discovered On Top Of Plano Light Pole During Construction Project (KTVT-TV CBS 11) April 10

Construction Crew Finds Red Tail Hawk Nest in Plano (WBAP-AM 820) April 10

Red Tail Hawks Nesting in Plano Park (KRLD-AM 1080) April 10

Republic Services Celebrates Opening of "Next-Gen" Recycling Center in Plano, Texas (WasteAdvantage Magazine) April 10

Republic Services rises from the ashes (Plano Star Courier) April 9

Republic Celebrates Opening of Plano, Texas, Recycling Center (Waste 360) April 9

Water Main Break Shuts Down Plano Intersection (KRLD-AM 1080) April 8

Overdue Library Fees May Soon Be A Thing Of The Past In Dallas (KTVT-TV CBS 11) April 8

Plano teen accused of planning ISIS-inspired attack at Frisco mall pleads guilty (WFAA-TV News 8) April 8

Plano Teen Pleads Guilty To Planning ISIS Inspired Attack (KRLD-AM 1080) April 8

Plano teen sentenced for planning terrorist attack on Stonebriar Centre (Plano Star Courier) April 8

Teen pleads guilty to plotting terror attack at Texas mall (Associated Press) April 8

Major Plano Intersection to Close Monday (KXAS-TV NBC 5) April 7

DPS troopers take 2 into custody after high speed chase ends in Plano (KDFW-TV Fox 4) April 7

Plano Police Host Women in Law Enforcement Event (KXAS-TV NBC 5) April 6

How North Texas leaders plan to protect the suburban lifestyle while attracting growth (Dallas Morning News) April 7

Ten mayors of North Texas: Austin's property tax cap plan could hurt cities (Dallas Morning News) April 6

Business/Economic Development

The Legacy Willow Bend Provides Next-Level Service in Senior Living Dining (Senior Living News) April 11

FedEx reveals another testing location for SameDay Bot to join Memphis tests (Commercial Appeal) April 9

Two Plano office buildings sold to Dallas investor (Dallas Morning News) April 9

Better Than Sex Desserts to open in downtown Plano (Community Impact) April 9

A beloved Dallas Taco purveyor will open at Plano's Legacy Hall (Eater Dallas) April 9

FedEx to Experiment with Driverless Deliveries in Collin County (KXAS-TV NBC 5) April 8

Food hall bags first Plano location of Dallas' most popular taco chain (culturemap Dallas) April 8

New Plano spot reinvents burgers - starting at $3.75 (WFAA-TV News 8) April 7

In Toyota relocation, houses mattered (Automotive News) April 6

Japanese luxury hotel firm buys Plano site for first Texas location (Dallas Morning News) April 5

Education

Plano ISD renames Adult Transition Center after founder of nonprofit (Community Impact) April 9

Plano Talk

Social Media Comments Prompt Safety Concerns for State Representative from Plano (WBAP-AM 820) April 11

Plano is the best place to live if You Want to Get Rich (Thrillist) April 9

Plano #2 city where women are the most successful (Smart Asset.com) April 10

Local Profile

Why employers need to consider the possibilities in differently-abled adults (April 11)

FedEx to begin testing SameDay bots in Plano this summer (April 9)

Miyako Hotel to open first Texas location in Plano (April 8)

Plano Magazine

FedEx Office Unveils Automated Delivery Vehicle (April 9)