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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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Frisco – Area Lawmakers Legislation of Note

By Michael Blair Published June 20, 2019

Frisco Tourism Public Improvement District Leveraging the fast growth the Frisco has seen over the last 10 years, Senate Bill 385 authorizes the City of Frisco to create a Tourism Public Improvement District. Authored by Frisco-area Senator Jane...

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House Bill 3143

By Michael Blair Published June 20, 2019

Texas has one of the highest property tax rates in the nation, and this can serve as a hindrance to recruiting new companies to Texas, as well as getting companies to expand operations. A major tool of Texas’ key economic development programs,...

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