McKINNEY MEDIA HUB
The McKinney Convention and Visitors Bureau (d.b.a. Visit McKinney) is happy to offer resources to assist media in preparing stories with accompanying images to promote McKinney, Texas.
If you are in need of high-resolution digital images, Visit McKinney’s Photo Hub contains both high-resolution digital images and rights-approved User Generated Content for media to use in promoting travel to McKinney. Assets will be shared with qualified media ONLY for editorial purposes in promoting McKinney as a tourist destination.
For more information about McKinney, please refer to the links below. If there something you need that isn’t included here, please don’t hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 972-547-2061.
COVID-19 Update from the Texas Film Commission
The Texas Film Commission has issued a statement and instructions for crews filming in the State of Texas. (See links below). The TMC also put out an update now that Texas has opened up a bit more per Governor Abbott.
As outlined in Executive Order GA-30, the Governor has expanded allowable capacities for the following business sectors of relevance to the Open Texas Checklist for Media Production.
As of September 21, 2020, the following business entities may operate at up to 75% capacity, if the business is located in a hospital service area with low COVID-19 hospitalization rates:
- Manufacturers (Applicable to Media Production Mill Spaces and Construction Crews)
- Office-Based Employers (Applicable to Production Office Personnel)
Indoor filming locations (for both soundstages and on-location destinations) will remain at an allowable capacity limit of up to 50% of the building's capacity as outlined in the Open Texas Checklist for Media Production.
Outdoor gathering restrictions in excess of 10 people are still prohibited unless approved by the mayor of a city in which the gathering is held, or the county judge in the case of an unincorporated area, as outlined in the Governor's Proclamation dated July 2, 2020.
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McKinney in the News
Click the images below to access a few recent articles about McKinney!