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Posted on: January 30, 2019

Low Cost Vaccinations and Sterilizations

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Are you looking for low cost vaccination and sterilization services?

Check out the options for local low cost vaccination and sterilization services:

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Posted on: January 4, 2019

All About Adoption from the Plano Animal Shelter

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Are you interested in adopting a pet from the Plano Animal Shelter?

Keep in mind that all animals at our shelter are:

  • Up-to-date on vaccines 
  • Microchipped 
  • Sterilized 
  • Receive heartworm testing and treatment if needed 
  • Given a collar and tags
  • Loved by staff and volunteers 

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Posted on: January 31, 2019

Ready with Ron: Items to Keep in Your Vehicle as Part of Your Emergency Preparedness Plan

You never know when your car could suddenly break down or how long you may be waiting until help arrives. There are a number of things that could go wrong during your commute whether it’s a flat tire, a dead car battery or a weather-related inci...

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Additional Info... City of Plano Emergency Management

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Posted on: January 6, 2017

Preparation and Sale of Homemade Foods

Preparation and Sale of Homemade Foods

Have you ever wondered what you might be able to make at home and sell? The City of Plano Environmental Health Division has received several inquiries recently and would like to clarify the rules around homemade foods. The Texas Cottage Food Law does allo...

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Posted on: October 25, 2018

Congratulations to the City Level Winners of this Year's Fire Prevention Poster Contest

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Each year Plano ISD and Plano Fire-Rescue team up to sponsor the Fire Prevention Poster Contest. Using the National Fire Protection Association’s Fire Prevention Week theme, students across Plano create a poster and compete at the school and city level.

City level winners are chosen by Plano firefighters.  Here are the City level winners at the Fire Prevention Poster Contest Awards Ceremony held Wednesday evening at Plano’s City Council Chambers.  The City level winning poster...

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Posted on: March 29, 2019

Apply for Heritage Preservation Grants

City of Plano Heritage Preservation Grants

2019-20 City of Plano Heritage Preservation Grant funds may be used for projects consisting of historical programming, historic preservation advocacy or eligible historic restoration projects. Grant applications can be submitted online via ZoomGrants unti...

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Posted on: June 14, 2017

Certificates of Appropriateness Activity

The effects of the improved workflow for Certificates of Appropriateness (CAs) continue to keep CA activity rolling. Between April and October, staff approved 15 CAs and the Heritage Commission approved seven CAs.

Staff Approved (15): 

  • 8 related to...
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Posted on: April 8, 2019

2019 Bookmark Contest Winners…and Celebration!

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Plano Public Library applauds all who entered our 2019 bookmark contest…your work was amazing! After a difficult deliberation, our community judges have determined our winners.

Winning bookmarks in each category will be revealed at our Bookmark Contest Art Celebration on Thursday, April 25, 6:30 – 8 pm at Harrington Library.

Come to the celebration, see giant bookmarks the winning artwork, and find out who the winners are in each...

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

Fear Less, Swim More

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Get safe and splash into summer fun! Plano Public Library's free water safety events prepare you and your family to beat the Texas heat this summer. These programs are for everyone using backyard pools, public pools, ponds and lakes.

Learn to identify risks and protect yourself and others in the water. Pick up a free "Water Watcher" tag at the programs and enjoy games, give-a-ways and activities for all ages. Join us from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Parr Library on Saturday, April...

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

Library Catalog Temporarily Unavailable

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On April 28 from 5 to 11 p.m. our system will be upgraded and PPL resources will not be accessible online. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Posted on: January 4, 2019

The Lounge at Schimelpfenig and Haggard

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Share your writing, artwork and other forms of self-expression during monthly conversations with different themes and formats. Afternoon sessions (ages 55+) are at Haggard Library and evening sessions (adults) take place at Schimelpfenig.

Details in Engage on page 19.

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Posted on: January 4, 2019

Readers & Waggers

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Practice you reading skills by reading to a Heart of Texas Therapy dog. Bring your favorite book from home or choose one from the library. Details in Engage on page 14.

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Posted on: December 10, 2018

2019 Spring Programs and Classes at the Library

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Plano Public Library is your place for #morethanbooks. Visit us, spark your curiosity and learn something new this spring. From 3D Printing to Wonder Café, we have classes and programs for everyone.

  • Learn about 3D printing with classes at Davis, Harrington and Parr libraries for families, teens and adults.
  • Enter the annual Bookmark Contest January 2 – February 15. Entries in five age categories will be accepted at all libraries.
  • Visit four ar...
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Posted on: March 29, 2019

National Community Development Week Housing Workshops

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Si desea un traductor Español para cualquiera de estos eventos, por favor haga su solicitud llamando al 972-208-8150 no más tarde del 17 de Abril.

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

Make Spring Cleaning a Breeze

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Here are some quick trash and bulky waste reminders:

Check the 2019 Bulky Waste Collection Calendar to make sure your monthly pick up date was not changed. You can place your bulky trash items out up to 5 days before your collection day. 

Is your N...

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Posted on: November 8, 2018

Fight Crime Alongside the Pop-Up Party Trailer

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This year, your neighborhood group has the opportunity to WIN the chance to use the Pop-Up Party Trailer on National Night Out 2019!

Here's how to enter:

Raffle entries are earned by having at least one neighborhood representative attend the following event...

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Posted on: January 1, 2017

Plano City News: Clear out Your Medicine Cabinet at the Drug Take Back

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Dispose of medications safely, dine with your best dog, swap out old bulbs for free LED bulbs, attend two fun Beatles events, learn about sexual assault and more in this edition of Plano City News.

Plano City News is distributed every Tuesday to 39,100 subscribers by the City of Plano Communications and Community Outreach department. To receive a copy directly in your inbox, please subscribe. Thank you for your readership!

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Choose an Alternate Route for Ohio Drive and Rasor Boulevard Closure

Ohio Drive and Rasor Boulevard intersection closes for water main break repair.

Rethink your route to avoid the Ohio Drive and Rasor Boulevard intersection.

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Spring Cleaning? Learn Where Everything Goes

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Before you tear through your closet, garage or garden, follow these rules for recycling or disposing of unwanted items.

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Posted on: April 9, 2019

Sport a Safer Summer at the Water Safety Fair

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Before you hit the lake or pool this summer, attend the Water Safety Fair on Thursday, April 25, 5-8 p.m. at Carpenter Park Recreation Center, 6701 Coit Rd.

Our family-fun event includes live water safety demonstrations and important instructions on how to respond during a drowning. If you own a pool, learn about residential pool safety. Enjoy a special story time with the Plano Public Library. There will be ...

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Posted on: April 9, 2019

Volunteer for Love Where You Live

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Help your neighbors Saturday, April 27 during Love Where You Live Service Day.

Come alone or as a group to assist with neighborhood projects, including litter cleanup. Groups may also perform minor home repairs (landscaping, tree trimming, house painting, etc.). Please plan to serve from 8 a.m. to noon. Only a few volunteer spots re...

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Posted on: April 9, 2019

Experience Plano AsiaFest 2019

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Celebrate Asian American Heritage at the Plano AsiaFest 2019 on Saturday, May 4, 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. in downtown Plano.

Enjoy live music from musicians using native instruments, a fashion show featuring traditional costumes and martial arts demonstrations. Explore cultural and fine art booths. Visit the food court for a tour of culinary delights and bring the children alon...

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Posted on: March 29, 2019

Apply for Heritage Preservation Grants

City of Plano Heritage Preservation Grants

Local nonprofit organizations that support heritage preservation and heritage tourism in Plano may now apply for a City of Plano Heritage Preservation Grant.

2019-20 City of Plano Heritage Preservation Grant funds may be used for projects consisting of historical programming, historic preservation advocacy or eligible historic restoration projects. Grant applications can be submitted online via ZoomGrants unti...

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Posted on: January 25, 2019

Sam Johnson Recreation Center for Adults 50+ is Now Open

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The Plano Parks and Recreation Department has reopened Sam Johnson Recreation Center for Adults 50+.

The center is located at 401 West 16th Street. Formerly the Plano Senior Recreation Center, City Council members unanimously approved the renaming of the facility to honor Plano’s own Rep. Sam Johnson, a decorated war hero and native Te...

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Posted on: April 2, 2019

Water Twice and Water Wisely

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Beginning April 1, the City of Plano asks you to water lawns and landscapes only two times a week.

Avoid watering between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. and when rain is in the forecast. Based on the last digit of your home address, follow this schedule: 

•    Even digit (plus zero and homeowners associations): Monday & Thurs...

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Posted on: April 2, 2019

Are you Seeing More Bobcats and Coyotes?

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As it warms up, you may see more bobcats and coyotes. Both generally look for easy access to food. Reduce the appeal of your yard by not becoming a food source:

As it warms up, you may see more bobcats and coyotes. Both generally look for easy access to food. Reduce the appeal of your yard by not becoming a food source: 

•    NEVER provide food or water for coyotes or bobcats. O...

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City of Plano News
Posted on: March 25, 2019

Step Inside GovQA for Public Records Requests

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If you’ve ever requested public records, you’ll be happy to learn the City of Plano just simplified the open records request process.

If you’ve ever requested public records, you’ll be happy to learn the City of Plano just simplified the open records request process. On plano.gov, the new user-friendly GovQA portal makes requesting and tracking public records request...

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Posted on: August 8, 2018

Sign Up for Trash and Recycling Reminders

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If you struggle with remembering when to place your recycling cart out for collection, we've got a new tool for you. Get reminders by text or email to your favorite device (or both).

Alerts are sent the night before your collection between 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. (you pick the time). The reminders adjust with the City's holiday collection schedule. A special thanks to our Kings Ridge HOA residents for helping with testing.

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Posted on: March 12, 2019

Go InsidePlano with the City's Monthly Podcast

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The InsidePlano podcast isn't just for your ears anymore.

In January we started videoing the monthly chat between Shannah Hayley and Steve Stoler as their special guests share tidbits about the City. It's a great place to learn about City services and sometimes community challenges. Download the podcast to your ...

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Posted on: January 31, 2019

Read the 2018 City of Plano Annual Report

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Check out our 2018 Annual Report for highlights, budgetary information and accolades, as well as information on how you can get involved in the community and love Plano.

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Posted on: January 23, 2019

City Manager Bruce Glasscock to Retire

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Plano City Manager Bruce Glasscock notified the City Council of his intent to retire at the end of April, 2019. Glasscock served in the public sector for 50 years, the last 29 with the City of Plano.

Glasscock began his career with the City of Plano in 1990 when he was selected Police Chief. In 1998 he was appointed additional responsibilities as Deputy City Manager and held dual leadership roles through 2001 at which time he transitioned to full-time...

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Posted on: February 6, 2019

Mark Israelson Appointed Plano's Next City Manager

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Plano City Council members voted last night to appoint Mark Israelson as Plano’s new city manager. Israelson replaces City Manager Bruce Glasscock, who retires at the end of April.

“The Council and I are excited about what is to come,” said Mayor Harry LaRosiliere. “Mark combines innovative thinking with a genuine understanding of Plano's culture of excellence. Those qualities make him uniquely qualifie...

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Posted on: January 29, 2019

Take Care of Your Plano Parks

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Plano’s parks and nature preserves are popular venues for taking wedding, family, graduation and other memorable photos — and why wouldn’t they be?

Plano’s parks and nature preserves are popular venues for taking wedding, family, graduation and other memorable photos — and why wouldn’t they be? The City’s 85 parks are beautifully maintained year-round by the Pa...

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Posted on: April 22, 2019

Discover a job that satisfies with Plano Parks and Recreation

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Summer is almost here, and Plano Parks and Recreation is looking for energetic men and women who enjoy teaching and making a difference in their community.

Do you or someone you know have what it takes to be a camp counselor, lifeguard or water safety instructor? If so, we have the perfect opportunity right here in Plano!

Camp counselors and coordinators are entrusted with the responsibility of enric...

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Posted on: April 19, 2019

Senior Info & Wellness Fair set for May 6

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Each May, the Administration for Community Living leads our country’s observance of Older Americans Month. This month’s theme: “Connect, Create, Contribute.”

You can start the month off right by engaging in all three at Plano Parks and Recreation’s 19th annual Senior Information & Wellness Fair on Monday, May 6 at the Plano Event Center.

Brought to you by the Sam Johnson Recreation Center for Adul...

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Posted on: March 29, 2019

What makes Plano the happiest city in America?

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Some people might have been surprised to hear that Plano was recently named the happiest city in America according to a study by WalletHub.

Whatever your opinion, you have to admit there is a lot about Plano to love and be thankful for. 

But what exactly makes us THE happiest city in the country? The website came to its conclusions by looking at various health factors among more than ...

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Posted on: March 15, 2019

Table games, bingo come to Plano’s recreation centers

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Starting on Monday, March 18, table game aficionados can engage in some friendly competition at Plano’s recreation centers!

Gamers can choose between Bridge, Texas Hold ‘Em, Mah Jong, and Domino’s. Recreation members play for free, but visitors need only pay the $6 daily fee to play. Check out the full schedule here.

In addition, Bingo will also return to th...

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Posted on: January 25, 2019

Sam Johnson Recreation Center for Adults 50+ Reopens March 18

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Mark your calendars. The Plano Parks and Recreation Department has announced the date for its special grand reopening of the newly expanded and renovated Sam Johnson Recreation Center for Adults 50+.

The event will take place at 10 a.m. on Monday, March 18 at 401 West 16th Street. Attendees will have an opportunity to tour the facility immediately following the ribbon cutting.

Voters approved funding for the project in the 2009 bond election. The city ...

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Posted on: March 4, 2019

Plano’s athletic fields ready for spring sports

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Spring is right around the corner! Flowers will be in bloom, people will be taking to the outdoors in droves, and Plano’s sports fields will be in full swing.

With the start of a new sports season, our Athletics Division is readying for one of its busiest times of the year. Plano’s athletic fields serve 15-plus sports organizations that provide the community with quality recreational opportunities in ...

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Posted on: February 25, 2019

Ask An Urban Forester: How to address Emerald Ash Borer?

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Q. I have noticed some trees in the median have recently been marked with green tape. Can you tell us why they have been marked?

A. Thanks for reaching out! The trees that are marked in green flagging are ash species. What we are doing is updating our tree inventory to determine the health of our current ash population and removing any of the trees that are in poor condition.

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Posted on: February 8, 2019

Plano’s parks and recreation system contributes millions to local economy

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From its parks, trails and playgrounds to its recreation centers, pools and athletics fields, our city’s investment in its parks and recreation pays off in a multitude of ways.

In 2017, the Trust for Public Land released a study that explored the economic benefits that this system provides. The study also measured Plano Parks and Recreation’s overall performance and how such has impacted the community at-large.

The Trus...

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Posted on: December 20, 2018

Ask an Urban Forester: What is emerald ash borer and how is it affecting trees in Plano?

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Q. I heard emerald ash borer has been found in Fort Worth. What is it and is it affecting our trees in Plano?

A. The emerald ash borer (Agrilus planipennis) is a destructive wood‐boring pest of ash trees. Native to Asia, the emerald ash borer beetle (EAB) was unknown in North America until its discovery in southeast Michigan in 2002. Since then, the invasive pest...

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Posted on: November 15, 2018

Liberty Recreation Center renovations

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Liberty Recreation Center (2601 Glencliff Dr.) is preparing for an exciting renovation project, which, when complete, will feature more than just a fresh coat of paint.

The center is expected to reopen in the fall of 2019. Follow Plano Parks and Recreation on Facebook and Twitter or visit Liberty Recreation Center’s web page to stay up-to-date on this project’s progress.

Plano voters approved funding f...

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Posted on: March 29, 2019

Apply for Heritage Preservation Grants

City of Plano Heritage Preservation Grants

2019-20 City of Plano Heritage Preservation Grant funds may be used for projects consisting of historical programming, historic preservation advocacy or eligible historic restoration projects. Grant applications can be submitted online via ZoomGrants unti...

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Posted on: March 29, 2019

Dallas Morning News: Volunteering is secret to happiness

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Giving back through volunteering makes Plano happy, according to the Dallas Morning News

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Posted on: February 28, 2019

VIP Celebrates Record-Setting Success

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Annual Report Highlights:

•   35 years of VIP

•   Record-setting number of volunteers 

•   Volunteer awards

•   Corporate & academic partnerships

•   VIP Sup...

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Posted on: May 2, 2018

VIP Connection - Spring 2018

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This spring brought many milestones to the VIP program. Read more.

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Posted on: April 5, 2018

VPay Employees Volunteer at Plano Animal Shelter

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Employees from Plano-based VPay spent two Fridays in March volunteering at Plano Animal Services. Volunteering as a group with Plano Animal Services provides valuable resources for our community and helps those precious pets get one step closer to home. V...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

Volunteers Wanted for Plano CARES

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Looking for a volunteer opportunity? Plano Code Abatement by Residents Engaged in Service (CARES) connects local volunteers to residents in need of assistance with common property code violations. Project work days are scheduled for the 2nd Saturday of ev...

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Posted on: October 23, 2017

Toyota Teams with VIP for National Public Lands Day

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Volunteers in Plano brought Toyota USA and National Environmental Education Foundation to celebrate National Public Lands Day in Plano, Texas! These partnerships are paramount in impacting our community. Thank you to Kym Hughes and the staff of Oak Point ...

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Posted on: September 18, 2017

ESL Teachers Needed

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Harrington Library is looking for volunteer ESL teachers. Training is free and materials are provided. For more information, contact Julie Brown, ESL Program Director at juliebrown@lift-texas.org or call 214-824-2000 ext. 3218

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Posted on: June 29, 2017

In Memory of Russ Kissick

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We are saddened by the passing of Russ Kissick. Russ was one of three Co-Founders and ongoing Co-Director of The Plano Conservancy for Historic Preservation, Inc., the non-profit organization that has served as manager of the Interurban Railway Museum sin...

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Posted on: March 3, 2017

Bank of America Volunteers Become Super Sorters

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Thank you to the team of 14 Bank of America employees for giving an afternoon of service to Haggard Library. Employees from India and several different states joined together to help sort donations and package items for the annual fundraising books sale. ...

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Posted on: February 22, 2017

United Healthcare Employees Volunteer at Parr Library

United Healthcare volunteers at Plano's Parr Library.

Thank you to United Healthcare employees for lending a hand at Parr Library. Staff enjoyed a morning of service by cleaning and organizing children’s books for the library. Children’s book are frequently checked out and at the end of e...

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Posted on: October 4, 2016

Bank of America Rolls Up Their Sleeves

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On Friday, September 30 six employees from one of Plano's Bank of America locations chose the Plano Animal Shelter for their volunteer day. Employees were excited to lend a hand in the kennels, help with laundry, wash many dog bowls and spend time togethe...Read on...

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Posted on: October 4, 2016

Hyundai Capital Lends A Hand

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On Saturday, September 24th seven employees from Plano's Hyundai Capital office spent their morning volunteering at the Animal Shelter. Creating a team building event around service to the community is a great way to build comradery and motivate staff to ...

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City of Plano Volunteer Resource Group News
Posted on: September 26, 2016

Capgemini Serve Plano

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On Friday, September 23 staff from Capgemini selected the Plano Community Garden and the Animal Shelter for their service day. Staff members rolled up their sleeves helped provide maintenance of the garden, weeding, turning compost piles, laying mulch and...Read on...

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Posted on: September 26, 2016

Capital One, A Dog's Best Friend

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On Friday, August 19 employees from Capital One spent the day volunteering at the Plano Animal Shelter. Corporate volunteers play a vital role in helping advocate for the shelter after they spend a day in the life of shelter staff. Groups are all smiles a...Read on...

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Posted on: September 23, 2016

Cambria Hotel & Suites Supports Animal Shelter

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On Friday, September 9th staff from Cambria Hotel & Suites Plano rolled up their sleeves and spent the day volunteering at the Plano Animal Shelter. 9 Cambria employees enjoyed a day of service helping the shelter maintain a clean facility, provide se...Read on...

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Posted on: August 22, 2016

Frisco Roughriders lend a hand at Animal Shelter

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On Sunday, August 21 staff from the Frisco Roughriders donated a morning of service to the Plano Animal Shelter. They spent time helping with cleaning and maintenance of the facility which improves the customer experience and provides a safe environment f...Read on...

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Posted on: December 14, 2015

Bank of America Volunteers Plant Seedlings for Parks Department

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A big thank you goes out to the 10 Bank of America volunteers who planted 100 trees in the Russell Creek greenbelt for the Plano Parks Department.

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Posted on: February 4, 2019

Courtyard Texas Music Series: Kevin Russell & The Shiny Soul Sisters Trio - May 2

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Beginning as a side-project of singer/guitar player Kevin Russell of The Gourds, Austin Music Awards named Shinyribs 2017 Funk/Blues/Soul Band of the Year. In this incarnation, Russel pairs with The Shiny Soul Sisters - Kelley Mickwee & Alice Spencer.

Kevin Russell is a founding member of  the American alternative country band The Gourds.  After 18 years of good times and hard travelin’, the Gourds came to an end and Russell has been riding high on the Shinyribs river of cou...

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

Salt the Rim - May 5

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Taste and dance your way through Cinco de Mayo at Salt the Rim, Plano's first margarita tasting celebration hosted by Plano Stages and Plano Magazine!

Taste and dance your way through Cinco de Mayo at Salt the Rim, Plano's first margarita tasting celebration hosted by Plano Stages and Plano Magazine! Enjoy salsa dancing lessons and performances by a mariachi band and flamenco dancers at this free, famil...

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Posted on: February 6, 2019

Beatles Night 2019

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It’s Beatles Night at the Amphitheater in Oak Point Park! Get your tickets now for headliner Hard Day’s Night and opening act Revolution 9. Let It Be your favorite night of the year!

A Hard Night’s Day have played the Cavern Club, the Kaiserkeller in Hamburg, and recorded in Abbey Road Studios in Studio 2. With a catalog of more than 200 songs, they give an in-depth, genuine Beatles experience. Revolution 9 will open the night.&nb...

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Posted on: February 4, 2019

Courtyard Texas Music Series: Tommy Alverson & Ed Burleson - June 6

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Tommy Alverson has shared the stage with Willie Nelson and Jerry Jeff Walker. Ed Burlson’s 1999 album “My Perfect World” hit number four on the Americana charts.

Tommy Alverson has shared the stage with Texas musicians Willie Nelson, Johnny Bush, Johnny Gimble, Jerry Jeff Walker, Clay Blaker, Gary P. Nunn, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Radney Foster, and Steven Fromholz, as well as Robert Earl Keen, Pat Green, Charlie Robiso...

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Posted on: February 4, 2019

Courtyard Texas Music Series: Max & Heather Stalling - August 1

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Max Stalling's style is modern with a vintage feel. Stalling’s “Home to You” earned a Best Album and Best Male Vocal nomination for the 2011 Lonestar Music Awards, as well as #1 single on the Texas Regional Radio Report.

Stalling's style is modern with a vintage feel. With Jeff Howe on drums and percussion, Clay Willis on guitar, and Jason Steinsultz swapping between upright and electric bass, Stalling creates a dynamic live show that’s smart, charming and as li...

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Posted on: February 4, 2019

Courtyard Texas Music Series: Prophets & Outlaws - October 3

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The southern soul band originated the heart of metropolitan Dallas. Their commanding instrumental groove, relatable lyrics, and authentic five-part harmonies have sent them to the top of the music charts and earned the band over 2 million Spotify streams.

The southern soul band originated in a Jesuit high school set in the heart of metropolitan Dallas when two brothers and a best friend came together in their shared love of music. Almost a decade and five EPs later, the now band of five boasts a massive fa...

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Civil Service Exam and Physical Agility Test Workshops - Plano Police Department

The Plano Police Department will be conducting two free specialized workshops to assist those who have applied for the civil service exam on Saturday, April 27, 2019.  Please note:  the application deadline for this exam is at 11:59 p.m....

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Posted on: February 5, 2019

Exam Weekend:

What to Bring and What to Know the Day of the Exam

Saturday Morning: bring your ID, exam ticket and completed and notarized PHS to the exam.  Wear athletic clothing as those who pass will immediately proceed to the physical agility test. ...

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