In total, Max and owner Steve Burn have logged 1,400 visits to various places with 2,200 hours of volunteer time to comfort thousands of people. But it all started with visits to a Mansfield senior community.
Dozens of residents from Twin Creeks and homes along Newt Patterson Road packed the City Council chambers to oppose a proposal for 36 homes on 15 acres. Council members listened to the concerns for the new neighborhood, called Queensgate, but ultimately approved the zoning change, voting 6-1 on final reading Feb. 26.
Legacy High School would relieve overcrowding at Lake Ridge High School in 2020 while Timberview, Mansfield and Summit will remain untouched in both attendance zone maps the Mansfield school district has proposed.