One of the largest hospital expansion projects in the nation and the largest hospital expansion project in Oklahoma history, the OU Medicine patient bed tower, is coming into the skyline. Construction started in November 2017 and the $364 million, 456,000-square-foot tower is slated to be finished in 2020.
Oklahoma Contemporary will open March 13. The first exhibition, Bright Golden Haze, will showcase works featuring light.
Lingo Construction Services, Inc. will move into The Monarch Building in October. The other tenant, Ackerman McQueen, plans to move in by yearís end.
The state of Oklahoma and the city of Oklahoma City will celebrate the new Oklahoma City Boulevard with a grand opening event on Aug. 19.
Girl Scouts Western Oklahoma started construction on its new urban camp near the Oklahoma City Zoo. The camp will open in fall 2020.
In preparation for its move, the Oklahoma Contemporary Arts Center is hosting a garage sale this week. Items available for purchase include weaving looms, office supplies, tables and art supplies.
The request includes four projects and an operating fund, which were outlined as economically-vital district improvements in Perkins + Willís land use and strategic development plan which was released last week.
Opportunity zones represent a new way to invest in the Oklahoma City renaissance. The website www.okcopportunityzones.com has been unveiled to market OKC's opportunity zones to potential projects, businesses and investors.