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Community Impact News Article: From a blank slate to the Ryder Cup

By News Report Published June 22, 2019

Stonebriar Centre is a bustling shopping destination with nearly 200 stores, a soon-to-be-added 85,000-square-foot KidZania and an 18-story Hyatt Regency hotel. But 25 years ago, it was just a plot of dirt. “Back in our day, we were looking at a...

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Property Tax Reform

By Michael Blair Published June 21, 2019

On June 12, 2019, Governor Abbott signed Senate Bill 2 into law. The legislation in part aims to provide property taxpayers with more transparency. The appraisal process will no longer be at the same time as the rate setting by the taxing entities....

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In the News: Weekly Words with Mayor Jeff Cheney

By News Report Published June 21, 2019

From Weekly Words with Mayor Jeff Cheney: On Wednesday, Frisco Chamber held their annual State of the City luncheon at Embassy Suites conference center.  Each year the current Frisco Leadership Class graduates and walks across the stage to receive...

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Frisco Enterprise News Article: Frisco talks about where it’s been and where it’s going

By News Report Published June 21, 2019

As members of a guest panel stood together for a picture following Frisco’s State of the City luncheon Wednesday, it was fitting that former Mayor Bob Warren would be holding a pair of ceremonial ribbon-cutting scissors from 1989. It signified...

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School Finance Reform

By Michael Blair Published June 20, 2019

On June 11, 2019, House Bill 3 was signed by Governor Abbott. The final version of House Bill 3 is 308 pages and makes transformational changes to the way that education funding is done in Texas. It pumps $11 billion dollars from the state into the...

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