McKINNEY (Jan. 7, 2015) — The City of McKinney now offers closed captions for all City Council and Planning and Zoning Commission meetings streamed online at Both live and archived meetings now feature captions, accessible by selecting the box labeled “CC” underneath the viewer screen.

In addition, captions can be searched by keyword, allowing viewers to pinpoint the exact part of the meeting or multiple meetings when a certain subject was addressed. The search function will generate links leading viewers directly to that portion of each meeting when the search term was mentioned.

City Council meets for work sessions the first, third and fourth Monday of the month at 5:30 p.m. and for regular meetings the first and third Tuesday of the month at 6 p.m. The Planning and Zoning Commission meets the second and fourth Tuesday of the month at 6 p.m. To watch meetings live or archived, visit and click on McKinney TV.


About McKinney

McKinney, Texas, is unique by nature. The city is No. 1 on America’s Best Places to Live list published by Money Magazine. As one of the fastest-growing cities in the United States, McKinney has a current population of more than 149,000. Established 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. Visit the city’s website at