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  Plano, Texas - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Plano is within the Dallas–Plano–Irving metropolitan division of the Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area, a title designated by the U.S. Census, and is colloquially referred to as the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex.
Plano is served directly by several major roadways and freeways, including U.S. Highway 75, the Dallas North Tollway, the President George Bush Turnpike, and SH 121 (which is currently under construction to be made into another area toll road).
Plano is the home to two campuses of the Collin County Community College District, one at the Courtyard Center on Preston Park Boulevard and the larger Spring Creek Campus on Spring Creek Parkway at Jupiter.
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 Handbook of Texas Online: PLANO, TX
Plano is on State Highway 75 fifteen miles north of Dallas in central Collin County.
Plano was platted and incorporated in 1873 and elected a mayor and board of aldermen that year.
The Plano Institute, opened in 1882 under the direction of W. Mister, and the Plano Academy under Matthew C. Portman, later taken over by the public school system, were private.
www.tsha.utexas.edu /handbook/online/articles/view/PP/hdp4.html   (820 words)

  
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Plano has a strong retail base with Collin Creek Mall; more than 60 retail centers are located throughout the city.
Plano ISD has received national recognition for its outstanding system of 55 schools with an enrollment of about 45,500.
Also, the University of Texas at Dallas, a 4-year university specializing in science, engineering, management, and social science, is at Plano's southern border in Richardson.
www.dallasrelo.com /plano.html   (463 words)

  
 Plano, Texas Writing @ HillCountryArtists.com (Hill Country Artists)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
Plano is within the Dallas–Plano–Irving metropolitan division of the Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area, a title designated by the U.S. The city is home to many corporate headquarters, including Dr Pepper/Seven Up, Inc., Electronic Data Systems, Frito-Lay, Cinemark Theatres, and JCPenney.
Plano is served directly by several major roadways and freeways, including, the Dallas North Tollway, the President George Bush Turnpike, and SH 121 (which is currently under construction to be made into another area toll road).
Department of Education and the Plano senior high schools are well-known as feeders to top universities.
www.hillcountryartists.com /encyclopedia/Plano,_Texas   (1429 words)

  
 By: David Bloomberg Re: Pandas in Plano, II The following appears in the current issue of
Plano Independent School District trustees Tom Wilds, Don Mills and Gary Clark want the district to authorize the purchase of a copy of the clearly Creationist Pandas text for every biology teacher in the district.
Plano officials may face the legal challenge averted by that district, should Pandas be adopted for use in the Plano schools.
Imagine what a Plano high school graduate would face on their first day of college-level biology at The University of Texas, for example, when their professor tells them that none of what they were led to believe in Pandas has anything to do with the real world of biology and the life sciences.
www.skepticfiles.org /misctext/pandas2.htm   (1446 words)

  
 Plano Relocation Information
Plano is located in north central Texas, approximately 20 miles due north of downtown Dallas.
Plano's restaurant community caters to a wide variety of tastes with leisurely dining in elegant surroundings, ethnic restaurants, cozy tea rooms, cafeterias, delis, and convenient fast food facilities.
The Art Centre of Plano (972-423-7809), in its restored historical facility, is a leader in cultural activities.
www.planocc.org /relocation.htm   (1632 words)

  
 Plano - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Plano cultures, the Late Paleo-Indian hunter-gatherer societies of the Great Plains of North America
Plano points, the chipped stone tools of the Plano cultures
The Plano-convex knife, a Neolithic and Bronze Age tool of the British Isles.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Plano   (147 words)

  
 The City of Plano, Texas Official Website
Plano PD sent 3 teams of 4 explorers each, with one of the teams finishing first overall in Team competition.
Plano Pd Explorer Post #911 also won the prestigious TLEEAA Post of the Year for 2006 This is awarded to the most outstanding Explorer Post in the State of
Also in attendance were members of the Plano City Council, Mayor Pat Evans, members of the Plano Police Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association and other dignitaries.
www.planopolice.org   (814 words)

  
 Plano Texas Real Estate
The average Plano home price is $257,164 while houses range from $65,000 to $8,500,000.
Historic downtown Plano is a treasure hunter's haven.
With over 3,302 acres of public parks, Plano offers over 30 miles of hike and bike trails, 4 recreation centers, 3 public golf courses, 79 public tennis courts-including a 21-court tennis center, 3 public swimming pools, 74 soccer/football fields and 49 baseball/softball fields.
www.relocateamerica.com /states/TX/cities/plano.htm   (882 words)

  
 Connected Mathematics in Plano ISD
Parents of Plano students will file a class action lawsuit today claiming the Plano Independent School District ignored their fundamental right to have direct input in the education of their children.
A "request with reasonable expectation that it is not going to be denied" is a reference to the language in the Texas Education Code, Section 26.003(a)(3)(A), which states parents can request classes be offered if they are in keeping with the required curriculum, if sufficient interest is shown and if it is economically practical.
Former Texas Education Agency commissioner Mike Moses ruled that section did not apply in the specific case of connected math in Plano.
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 Plano, Texas (Cities)
Plano is located in Collin County on the northern edge of the Dallas, Texas metro area.
By the 1960s, the growth of both Dallas to the south and the success of several large high-technology firms began to make their influence felt on the local economy and city planners began making preparations for the growth they believed was inevitable.
When the U.S. population began its historic shift in the 1970s, Plano welcomed newcomers with open arms and this resulted in Plano being one of the fastest-growing cities in Texas and the U.S. The population estimate for July 1, 1998 was 219,486, an increase of 91,601 since 1990.
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 The City of Plano, Texas Official Website
Plano Television Network programming is now available everywhere via the internet.
Plano's people, places and events are covered in a magazine format.
Plano's message board containing the latest on city meetings, community events, crime watch, and general information.
www.planotv.org   (490 words)

  
 Plano Texas - Texas Public Records - www.mapoftexas.cellularsouth.be   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
Plano is located in Collin County on the northern edge...
Texas is home to some of the top-performing technology companies in the United States, according to Deloitte & Touche USA LLP.
Texas Capital Bancshares, the parent company of Texas Capital Bank, announced earnings for the third quarter of 2005.
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Texas Back Institute Research Foundation (TBIRF) will be donating professional treatment and services to a 19-year-old Moldovan woman who critically injured herself falling from a six-story building while trying to escape from a sex trafficking ring.
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 dentist plano texas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
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 Family Law Attorney Plano Texas | Divorce Asset Protection Attorney McKinney TX Child Visitation
Clients across Texas look to us for personal attention and legal strength during the negotiation mediation, and litigation of family disputes, both in the conference room and the courtroom.
Each Plano divorce attorney at Brisendine, Warmbrodt and Associates is a highly skilled legal professional with substantial experience in maneuvering to the client's best advantage in family-law disputes.
Each family law attorney and divorce lawyer at the Plano, TX offices of Brisendine, Warmbrodt and Associates is dedicated to sound legal advice and a compassionate approach to the timely and cost-effective resolution of family disputes, including child custody, support and visitation as well as adoption, probate and collaborative law.
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 Plano Texas Apartments : Your best guide to find Plano Texas apartments
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The apartment finders are all experienced and licensed real estate agents committed to help you locate Plano Texas apartments.
www.dallas-apartment.com /plano-texas-apartments.html   (292 words)

  
 Plano, Texas Criminal Attorneys Dallas - The Shapiro Law Firm   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
The Shapiro Law Firm is a Plano, Texas law practice that concentrates on criminal law, family law, and personal injury.
Howard Shapiro was selected as a Texas Super Lawyer by Law and Politics magazine in 2003 and 2004.
The Shapiro Law Firm is a family law practice that grew up with the Plano, Texas community.
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 Plano Texas Divorce Attorney - Megan Rachel
From her offices in Plano, Texas divorce attorney Megan Rachel provides compassionate, effective legal counsel to clients throughout Texas struggling with issues related to:
A Texas native, Megan Rachel is intimately familiar with all aspects of Texas family law and uses this knowledge to guide her clients to a swift resolution during very emotional times.
Texas family law attorney Megan Rachel proudly represents clients in the communities of Allen, Frisco, Rockwall, Carrollton, Garland, Richardson and McKinney as well as all of Collin, Denton, Rockwall and Dallas Counties.
www.meganrachel.com   (352 words)

  
 Dentists - Dentist Plano Texas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
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 Plano, Texas Shopping - Tour Texas Destination
Plano, Texas has more than 70 shopping centers, including two malls, an outlet mall coming soon and a historic downtown shopping district.
In addition to the unique and diverse shopping locations listed here, Plano, Texas is home to many convenient neighborhood specialty centers and is also located only a few miles from other popular Dallas area malls including The Galleria, NorthPark, and Valley View.
Grapevine Mills is the first super-regional value-oriented mega-mall in Texas and the Southwest.
www.tourtexas.com /plano/planoshop.html   (833 words)

  
 The City of Plano, Texas Official Website
In 1986 the City of Plano celebrated the Texas Sesquicentennial with the dedication of an intimate below grade brick plaza featuring a cascading water wall, sculpture garden and ornamental clock.
On Monday, January 26 the Plano City Council adopted a resolution renaming the plaza as a tribute to Plano’s former Mayor, David McCall, Jr.
Perhaps the most visionary moment of his tenure was recommending Plano join a handful of neighboring municipalities to form a common Water District, abandoning wells and City reservoirs and pumping water to member cities from Lake Lavon in Wylie.
www.planocitynews.com /newsbriefs/2004/nb012704_mccall.html   (510 words)

  
 Moving Companies Plano, Texas Moving Services - Plano Movers
Texas is not one of those tourist states that take advantage of the tourists.
Hercules Van Lines moving company, has decided to improve the storage and moving services in Plano, we provide the most reliable relocation services and the most accurate moving online estimate on both residential moves or commercial moves.
Moving in Plano was never as easy and safe as Hercules Van Lines.
www.herculesvanlines.com /Plano.php   (235 words)

  
 The City of Plano, Texas Official Website
The Plano Fire Department would like to share with the citizens of Plano some safety tips on spring cleaning.
The Plano Fire Department has scheduled an examination for the position of Fire Rescue Specialist.
The Plano Fire Department would like to thank all the PISD students who participated in this year's Fire Prevention Week Poster Contest.
www.planofire.org   (416 words)

  
 Plano Real Estate and Homes for Sale in Collin County, Texas
Plano: Located just 20 miles north of downtown Dallas, the city of Plano has earned a national reputation as an excellent place for both business and family.
Although the city has a population in excess of 200,000, it has worked hard to retain its small-town feel and excellent quality of life while still being able to offer all the amenities of a city its size.
If it is newer or older residential real estate in Plano in Collin County you can be sure we have what you are looking for.
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 The City of Plano, Texas Official Website
Plano residents receive either a 95 or 68 gallon roll-out cart for recycling.
If you have a business in Plano that accepts these items, and is not listed, please click here to provide additional information.
Plano households may recycle telephone books with their regular recycling collection.
www.planoenvironmentalwaste.com /recycling.html   (1052 words)

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