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New houses under construction in Frisco. (credit: Brian Harkin/Getty Images)

Residents Worry City’s Growing Pains May Disrupt Quality Of Life

The rapid growth of Collin County has been an exciting thing to watch, but as the population grows, so do some of the problems that are exactly why people left more crowded areas to live in Collin County.

12/15/2014

Road construction crews work on a widening project. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

North Fort Worth Growth = Congestion & Traffic Troubles

The sounds of construction echo along Heritage Trace Parkway in north Fort Worth. Shopping centers are sprouting up and quickly filling with businesses, and more are on the way. Along with all the growth and new businesses comes congestion.

CBS 11–02/24/2014

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Frisco Growth Shows No Signs Of Slowing Down

Workers can’t build the homes fast enough in Frisco — already one of the nation’s fastest growing cities.

CBS 11–01/16/2014

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Booming Austin Sees Costs Of Living Skyrocket

Austin is booming in economic and population growth, but the city’s success is also making it more expensive.

01/05/2014

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Frisco Neighbors Protest New Gas Station

In the struggle between progress and preservation, the City of Frisco finds itself at another intersection. This time it’s Legacy and Warren.

CBSDFW.COM–10/03/2013

Construction could begin as early as next week on the proposed Preston Hollow Village, a multi-million dollar mixed use development at the corner of Walnut Hill and Central Expressway. (credit: cbsdfw.com)

Preston Hollow Village To Revitalize North Dallas Neighborhood

Construction could begin as early as next week on the proposed Preston Hollow Village, a multi-million dollar mixed use development at the corner of Walnut Hill and Central Expressway.

08/03/2013

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Cleburne Braces For Development Boom

A new toll road is expected to feed a boom for Cleburne. And the small town’s Mayor is bracing for the same kind of explosive growth he saw years ago when he lived in Frisco.

07/01/2013

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Dallas Leaders Outline Plans For Growth In South

Lots of optimism coming from the Discovery Gardens at Dallas Fair Park where Mayor Mike Rawlings outlined his vision for the second year of Grow South, a plan to revitalize Dallas’ Southern Sector.

05/07/2013

Empty school desks sit on a lawn. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Frisco Population Growth Due In Part To School System

Families from across the state and nation are moving to the city of Frisco. While they all have their various reasons for packing up and heading out, many go to the city for one main reason: the schools.

CBS 11–12/12/2012

Recovery Loses Speed As Consumers Turn Cautious

The recovery lost momentum in the second quarter as growth slowed to a 2.4 percent pace,

07/30/2010