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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Get FREE AARP Help with Completing Your 2022 IRS Forms

Need tax prep help

Experts from AARP will help simplify the maze of completing your income tax return. Bring copies of your 2021 return and other records including W-2s, 1099s and other relevant material. No registration is required. Assistance each day is affected by the n...

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Commit to Yourself: Good Food Choices Are Good Investments

Good food choices find the balance

The new year is associated with making resolutions, with exercise and nutrition often at the top of the wish list. More times than not, fad diets become the solution instead of making sustainable diet changes for a better quality of life over the long ter...

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Hear from Your Mayor at State of the City

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Please join us for Plano’s 2023 State of the City on Thursday, February 9 at the Willow Bend Center of the Arts Rodenbaugh Theatre. The event begins at 5:30 pm and celebrates Plano’s 150 Years of Excellence as well as provide a look fo...

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Join Fraud Det. Jerry Minton at Plano AARP Meeting

Jerry Minton PPD officer

Plano Police Detective Jerry Minton tells you how to protect yourself from being victims of fraud on Friday, February 3. He is the guest speaker at the Plano AARP Chapter Meeting which is open to the public.

Minton brings his expertise of over 30 years inv...

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Join the Club and Lunch with Friends

Seniors dining at SJRC

Sitting down to a good meal is always a great incentive for getting out of the house and being more social. Looking for a great place for affordable, homemade lunches? Plano’s Sam Johnson Recreation Center (SJRC) is home to the perfect meet-up p...

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Parks & Recreation Names Two New Parks at Collin Creek

Collin Creek Development

City Council approved the proposed names for a couple of new green spaces adjacent to the Collin Creek development. The additions are officially named Starlight Park and Sunrise Park

As indicated on the construction plans, the Block O Park on th...

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Fist-pumps to Pecan Hollow Course for National Honor

Pecan Hollow Golf Course

It’s no surprise to golf pro Steve Heidelberg that Plano is home to one of the top 25 best golf courses in Texas. According to a list compiled by the NBC Network’s GolfPass, our Pecan Hollow Golf Course ranks 24th in the state among 25...

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Set Reminders to Prepare for Plano’s 2023 General Election

Election voting booths

Saturday, May 6, 7 am - 7 pm, was approved as the date for the 2023 General Election. The purpose of the election is to elect council members for Place 1, 3, 5 and 7 to serve a four-year term. The filing deadline for candidates is 5 pm on Friday, February...

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Posted on: January 12, 2023

Why Preventive Care Matters Now

Preventive healthcare

Don’t delay preventive screenings; the benefits outweigh the downside! 

Talk to your doctor about preparation for specific preventive screenings, what your options are, other methods or options. For example, instead of a colonoscopy, you...

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Posted on: January 12, 2023

Sign Up Now for the LGIP Food Scrap Composting Program

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Enrollment for the Residential Food Scrap Composting pilot program is open! The project consists of dropping off food scraps for composting, including items not typically composted at home like meat (bones included), dairy and eggs. 

Registration ...

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Posted on: December 8, 2022

DART Extends Discount GoPass Tap Card Pilot Program through 2024

DART Discount GoPass Tap card

Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) has extended the Discount GoPass Tap Card pilot program through December 31, 2024. This program provides riders using any one of nine support assistance programs with a 50% discount on the regular price of a DART local pas...

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Posted on: January 12, 2023

Get to Know Plano with the Citizens Police Academy

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Registration for the next Citizens Police Academy (CPA) class is now open. If you haven’t had an opportunity to attend Plano’s FREE Citizens Police Academy, here’s your chance! CPA educates residents on the operations of City departments through a series ...

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