Community Impact





When you shop and dine in McKinney, a half-cent sale’s tax revenue is reinvested to enhance the community.

Link to Sponsored Housing

Parks & Open Space

Link to Sponsored Housing

Affordable Housing

Link to Sponsored Facilities


Link to Sponsored Events


For a sampling of local business, Downtown McKinney eDirectory.

Link to Sponsored Parks

Parks & Open Space: You help to build and update our parks.

Apex CentreWaterslides, pool and building exterior

Bonnie WenkAll-Abilities playground at Bonnie Wenk

The Courts at Gabe NesbittThe Courts at Gabe Nesbit Park

Look for the My McKinney icon on the McKinney Parks webpages to see other projects your tax dollars have supported.


Link to Sponsored Housing

Affordable Housing: You help upgrade existing housing units and support new concepts.

Merritt McGowanRow houses in the rain

Cotton Grovesdrawing of housing development

Rehabilitationhouse with siding being replaced

For information on affordable housing options in McKinney, please visit the City of McKinney's Housing Services webpages.


Link to Sponsored Facilities

Facilities: You help to build and support important amenities in our community.

McKinney National Airporttwo airplanes in a hanger

Apex CentreWaterslides, pool and building exterior

Performing Arts CenterLarge old building at sunset


Link to Sponsored Events

Community Events: You improve our community's quality of life through local events.

Oktoberfestlarge crowd of people on city square

Krewe of Barkuslittle girl with big dog

Red, White & BOOM!people at parade with flags

Home for the HolidaysFestive street train for kids

Holiday Tour of HomesBowl of popcorn in front of poinsettia and holiday lights

Ice Cream Crank-offPeople with ice cream

NCAA, Div. 2 ChampionshipFans celebrating in a stadium

Murder Mystery Dinner TheaterGroup of actors

McKinney Lacrosse ClubLacrosse stick laying on the field

Parade of LightsPeople walking in parade

Wine & Music FestivalWine bottles

Ghost WalkPeople by tree silhouette in front of full moon

Farmers’ MarketPint containers of berries

Crape Myrtle Fun Run, 5K & 10KCrape Myrtle Trees and Flags

Empty BowlsEmpty Bowls

To find out about upcoming sponsored events, please visit our calendar.