McKINNEY, Texas (July 2, 2015) – The City of McKinney is proud to announce the Planning Department was recently awarded the 2015 Celebrating Leadership in Development Excellence (CLIDE) Award by the North Central Texas Council of Governments for its first phase of the Northwest Sector Study Initiative.
The Northwest Sector Study initiative is designed to develop detailed plans that will help guide the future growth and priorities for portions of McKinney generally north of U.S. 380 and west of U.S. 75. The Planning Department is currently working on phase two of the initiative that focuses on the implementation tools and strategies that came from the vision of phase one. Portions of phase two will be presented to City Council in July.
The biannual CLIDE Awards honor development and planning projects that exemplify the region’s principles of development excellence. CLIDE recipients were selected by a distinguished panel of four nationally recognized experts. Winning projects received a unanimous vote from the panel.
To learn more about the Northwest Sector Study Initiative, visit www.mckinneytexas.org/NWSector. For more information on the CLIDE Awards, visit www.developmentexcellence.com.
City of McKinney Press Release