How to Lower Your Property Taxes

There is probably not another city in Texas who has seen such rapidly increasing property values as Frisco – and rapidly growing taxes with it. We were among the first to get hit with what is now sweeping almost every city in Texas.

Mayor’s Turn

NYE celebrations mark the official end of the holiday season. You may have finished 2017 with a big party surrounded by friends or a quiet night at home watching the ball drop with your family. Even though New Year’s Eve is fun, I would like to think of myself as more of a New Year’s Day kind of guy. I like the idea…

How to Make a Ribbon Wreath

This is a great way to repurpose ribbons from past Christmases, making an elegant decoration for your holiday celebration. Coordinate colors with your Christmas theme or with your home’s interior design to create a festive and stylish seasonal design. Have fun and be creative!

Mayor’s Turn

The Christmas season is finally here. It is a joyful time of year to celebrate with friends and family. Dana’s favorite part of Christmas is all the lights. Zach, Mason and Kaytlin love drinking hot chocolate while Dana and I drive them around Frisco Square 500 times watching the lights and turning up the radio full blast at Christmas in the Square. I don’t…

Mayor’s Turn

November is a month when we begin to think about the holidays. The weather is getting cooler and we’re deep into football season. We are naturally thinking towards Thanksgiving and family. However, there’s a special day before Thanksgiving that I am hoping will get some extra attention this year in Frisco. November 11th is Veterans Day.

Mayor’s Turn

September 29 marked the 100th Day of my plan for Frisco. My commitment to you in these 100 Days was presented to you in nine planks at the Frisco Chamber’s State of the City Address. We are happy to announce our success in all our initiatives. Accomplishing all of this at breakneck speed was important for me to demonstrate my…

Mayor’s Turn

I knew when I was running for Mayor one of greatest areas where I wanted to make significant change was in how we communicate. When I was talking with thousands of Frisconians, one of the biggest complaints was lack of transparency.

Mayor Cheney’s Turn

Communication Strategy, Manage Growth, Rejuvenate Downtown, Focus on Arts, Expand Economic Development, Valuing Veterans, Get Moving Again, Tax Relief, Frisco’s Legacy. During my campaign for Mayor, I spoke with thousands of residents. You told me what you loved about Frisco and what you see as the challenges we face as a community. In return, I made some big commitments to…

Summer Trends

As a professional makeup artist, I get asked regularly if I offer classes or makeup lessons for my clients. With the surge of YouTube tutorials, it has never been easier to be your own makeup artist. Getting the tricks of the trade are as simple as a Google search and you are outfitted with step-by-step instructions to recreate any given…

Men’s Watches

Men may not have quite as many accessories as women, but one accessory they don't like to leave home without is their watch. Men's watches can make great statement pieces and this year the statement is, the bigger, the better. Large faced watches are what are trending now in men's fashion. They can come in various colors, styles and shapes.…