McKINNEY (Nov. 8, 2013) – The City of McKinney invites residents to attend a public open house to kick off the Northwest Sector Study. At the public open house, city staff members will ask for input and insights from interested stakeholders regarding what they see for the future of McKinney.

The Northwest Sector Study is designed to develop detailed plans that identify and address the issues, opportunities and priorities for the portions of McKinney north of U.S. 380 and west of U.S. 75.

The public open house is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 14 at the Collin County Courthouse, 2100 Bloomdale Rd. Residents, property owners, business owners and representatives of community-wide interests are encouraged to attend.

For more information about the public open house or the Northwest Sector Study, visit


About McKinney

McKinney, Texas, is unique by nature. As one of the fastest-growing cities in the United States, McKinney has a current population of nearly 141,000. Incorporated in 1848, the city is located 30 miles north of Dallas and is the county seat of Collin County. McKinney offers rolling hills, lush trees, a historic downtown square and unique neighborhoods and developments. The city ranks No. 2 on the Money Magazine Best Places to Live list for 2012. Visit the city’s website at