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New eastbound lanes on Eldorado Parkway between FM 423 and DNT will open on Monday, September 28

In Roads by FOL Editor

The new eastbound lanes on Eldorado Parkway between FM 423 and the Dallas North Tollway will open to traffic on Monday, September 28, weather permitting. Eastbound and westbound traffic will begin flowing on opposite sides of the median. After eastbound traffic is shifted to the new eastbound lanes, westbound traffic will remain in one lane for a time as the …

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Frisco Police Blotter 09/17/2009 to 09/23/2009

In Public Safety by FOL Editor

 9/17/2009   5:48AM Brief Narrative: 09091463  SH 121/ PARKWOOD BLVD  Victim reported an unknown vehicle struck his vehicle from behind, causing  damage to both vehicles, and  left the  location  without providing the required information. 9/17/2009   6:49AM Brief Narrative: 09091470 2000 BLK BENTLEY DR  Unknown suspect entered unlocked vehicle and removed property without  consent.  9/17/2009   3:59PM Brief Narrative: 09091622 7000 BLK PRESTON RD  Victim’s purse was stolen from her unattended shopping cart …

Oct.13 Frisco Area Republican Women meeting

In Politics by FOL Editor

Join us  Oct. 13, Tuesday,  at Frisco Area Republican Women’s meeting.     ** NEW LOCATION **   Stonebriar Country Club in the Clarendon Room.   (details below)                                             Meeting cost for all is $15 which includes lunch.                                              Pay ahead at Sign-In table, checks payable to FARW, no credit cards                                            *****  BRING A FRIEND *****         Date/Time:                 Oct. 13 ,  Tuesday                                                                       …

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Frisco Police Blotter 09/10/2009 to 09/16/2009

In Public Safety by FOL Editor

 9/10/2009  12:45AM Brief Narrative: 09089392  ELDORADO PKWY / DALLAS PKWY  Driver was arrested following a traffic stop for driving while intoxicated and driving while license invalid. 9/10/2009  11:51AM Brief Narrative: 09089502 8000 BLK WARREN PKWY  DELAYED Unknown subject(s) attempted to force entry into closed business.   9/10/2009   1:04PM Brief Narrative: 09089514 4000 BLK SHAMROCK DR  Unknown subject(s) entered the victim’s vehicle and took cash without his consent. 9/10/2009   1:22PM Brief Narrative: 09089519 3000 BLK …

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Frisco Adopts $76 Million Budget, New Tax Rate

In City News by FOL Editor

(September 18, 2009) The City of Frisco’s tax rate will be $0.465 per $100 of property value for the next fiscal year. This tax rate will generate the same amount of revenue as last year on existing property. The average home value decreased this year by 2.6%. That means homeowners whose property value dropped may not see an increase in …

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Six People Arrested for DWI during Labor Day Holiday

In Public Safety by FOL Editor

FRISCO, TX – Frisco police officers arrested six people during the Labor Day holiday while teaming up with the Texas Department of Transportation and its Impaired Driving Mobilization (IDM) grant. The grant provided funding for additional patrols to search for impaired drivers during the holiday period that ran from August 25th to September 7th.

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Frisco Police Blotter 09/02/2009 to 09/09/2009

In Public Safety by FOL Editor

 9/2/2009  12:55AM Brief Narrative: 09086661  HILLCREST RD  /  CANOE RD  Subject was stopped for driving on a rim of her vehicle and was arrested for DWI, Possession of a Dangerous Drug, and two counts of Possession of a Controlled  Substance PG3 <28 grams.  9/2/2009   7:16AM Brief Narrative: 09086711 13000 BLK DUCKS  LNDG  Unknown person broke two car windows of a car parked in the rear driveway …

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3rd Annual Dinner Blue Boots Bash and Silent Auction

In Politics by FOL Editor

Texas Democratic Women of Collin County (TDWCC) along with our Host Committee: Lisa Blue Baron, Diane and Bill Bolak, Skye and Bill Brewer, Lawrence R. Harrington, Andrew and Patricia Spence, Jack G.B. Ternan, Jr. cordially invite you to attend the 3rd Annual Dinner Blue Boots Bash and Silent Auction .::. Saturday, October 24, 2009 .::. 6:30pm .::. Southfork Ranch .::. …

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Notice of Effective Tax Rate – City of Frisco 2009

In City News by FOL Editor

This notice concerns 2009 property tax rates for City of Frisco. It presents information about three tax rates. Last year’s tax rate is the actual rate the taxing unit used to determine property taxes last year. This year’s effective tax rate would impose the same total taxes as last year if you compare properties taxed in both years. This year’s …

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Youth Center Park Planning Meeting

In City News by FOL Editor

The Frisco Parks & Recreation Department invites all interested parties to attend a public planning meeting for Youth Center Park, located at 7775 Camellia Lane. The meeting is scheduled for Thursday, September 28 at 6:30 p.m. at Staley Middle School, located at 6927 Stadium Lane.