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Posted on: July 11, 2018

Police are Figuratively UP in Arms over Fire-Rescue

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Tallies for the 2018 Battle of the Badges clearly indicate Plano Police received the most arm votes over Fire-Rescue! But it’s always a win for the City when these public safety giants team-up, and this year’s blood drive competition w...

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Posted on: July 11, 2018

Two-step on Over to the Courtyard to Hear Country Legend Jim Lauderdale

Jim Lauderdale

Get your tickets now to see Country music great Jim Lauderdale perform on Thursday, August 2. This multi-Grammy winner appears in Historic Downtown Plano as part of the Courtyard Texas Music Series.

Jim is a notable songwriter with songs recorded by George...

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Posted on: July 11, 2018

Submit Applications Now for Environmental Community Awards & Cash

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The Sustainability & Environmental Education division (SEED) is now accepting applications for 2018 Environmental Community honors. Winners of these awards are recognized for educating and promoting environmental awareness in Plano. If you know someon...

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Posted on: July 11, 2018

Are Student Loans a Boat Anchor on Your Finances?

Student loan forgiveness

Let the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program relieve the drain on your bank account. First you must find out if you qualify for student loan forgiveness under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF). In addition, you must be working full-tim...

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Posted on: June 28, 2018

Register Now for Upcoming Pre-Retirement Meetings, July 24-25

Retirement Are you ready

The deadline to reserve a seat at one of Human Resources’ Pre-Retirement meetings is July 20. If you’re thinking about your retirement nest-egg, you should attend to get a thorough understanding of your benefits. These meetings are on ...

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Posted on: June 28, 2018

Parks Division Staff Receives Service & Safety Awards

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Recognizing great team effort is always a joyful occasion and the Parks division has a long history of making their crews feel truly appreciated. The division held its annual Service and Safety Awards ceremony on June 22 at Oak Point Nature & Retreat ...

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Posted on: June 28, 2018

Do the July-slide with City Council

City Council Meeting

Not to be confused with the electric slide dance, but you’ll need to read this in order to stay in step with Plano City Council next month. In July, the Council meeting dates shift a bit to allow for summer break. There will still be two meetings, as pres...

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Posted on: June 28, 2018

Protect Yourself from Heat Stress…know what to do

Heat Stress

There's nothing like an intense Texas summer day to remind us just how susceptible our bodies can be to the excessive heat. The office of Risk Management provides you with some tools to help beat the heat, while staying active and healthy.

NUTRITION

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Posted on: June 21, 2018

Don’t Delay Your Preventive Exam & Biometric Screening

Schedule C4H Incentive Exams

You have ONLY three months to get a doctor’s appointment, so schedule one now! If you are enrolled on the City’s medical plan as of January 1, 2018, there are ONLY two checklist items required in order to earn your premium incentive fo...

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Posted on: June 21, 2018

It’s a Call You Don’t Want to Miss!

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One ringy-dingy, two-ringy-dingy…“Hello, this is UHC calling with an important message for YOU!” It may seem unusual, but the next time your phone’s caller ID reads “UnitedHealthcare (UHC),” the...

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Posted on: June 21, 2018

Get Discounts on Great Summer Getaway Tickets

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Employees now get the added benefit of purchasing amusement park admissions for less! Because Visit Plano is a member of the Texas Travel Industry Association (TTIA), discounted “Partners in the Park” tickets are available to all City ...

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Posted on: May 30, 2018

Accessing Your Benefits Is Easier with myBenefitsApp!

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Imagine having all the details of your benefits package literally at your fingertips! The truth is, benefits guides are rarely handy when and where we need them. Many of us skim through it every year and file it away never to be seen again. It can also be...

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Posted on: June 7, 2018

Summers Outside are Cool Again at Play in the Park

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Do you remember playing hide and seek, jump rope, hopscotch and marbles outside until Mom made you come in? The Parks and Recreation staff is bringing simple fun back to being outdoors. Join the “cool” kids outside for Play in the Park...

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Swim Outside Longer during Moonlight Mondays

TMC Outdoor Pool

Tom Muehlenbeck Recreation Center (TMC) is the place to be every Monday for late night water fun. The Parks and Recreation department is adding to your summer enjoyment by extending outdoor public swim hours during Moonlight Mondays starting June 4. At th...

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

Display Case #13 is “A Lifetime of Discovery” for PARD

Display Case Natl Parks and Rec Month

Celebrate National Parks and Recreation Month and take a trip down local memory lane with the Municipal Center lobby display. The display, provided by K’Ann Parham, Tina Bashor and Suzanne Miller of Parks & Recreation, revels in the citywide appeal of...

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Posted on: May 17, 2018

Big Lake Park is Now Open for Water Sports

Kayaking at Oak Point

Now you can get a couple hours of kayaking in after breakfast and be home in plenty of time for lunch. Cross off “water sports in Plano” from your wish list, because paddling has been given the greenlight for Big Lake Park (3800 Rainie...

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Posted on: April 26, 2018

Have You joined a Plano City Recreation Center Yet?

Oak Point Center pool

Regular full- or part-time employees and retirees can earn a discounted recreation center membership for the entire family! If you’re renewing for another term, and you’ve used the recreation center at least 48 times during the annual ...

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Posted on: March 7, 2018

Are You Taking Advantage of Your Hospital GAP Plan?

Hospital Gap could add to your wallet.

If you’re enrolled in the American Fidelity Hospital GAP plan, you may not be getting your full benefit. Many employees enroll in the plan but forget about it or don’t understand what it covers.

3 Primary Benefits You Need to Know

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Posted on: February 28, 2018

Where Should I Go for Medical Care? Avoid a Shocking ER Bill

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It can be overwhelming knowing where to go for medical care. The best way to be prepared is to establish a relationship with a Primary Care Physician, but unexpected accidents and illnesses can happen any time.

There are many healthcare options available, ...

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Posted on: July 13, 2017

Training & Development

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The Human Resources department offers an extensive catalog of training opportunities for all job types and levels. Refer questions to Senior Training Coordinators Tony Beasley or Debbie Speed at 972-941-7339 and 972-941-7217, respectively. Have you comple...

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Training

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