Southwest Airlines announced that it will be expanding its Oklahoma City service with a new nonstop flight to Ronald Reagan Washington National (DCA) from Will Rogers World Airport beginning Nov. 4, 2018.
Katy Evans Boren has been selected to lead Oklahoma Cityís innovation district efforts as president and CEO beginning on July 9.
For the month of April, the unemployment rate in the Oklahoma City MSA was 3.5 percent. This represents an improvement from 3.6 percent in March.
Amazon is putting a fulfillment center in OKC. This fulfillment center will create 1500+ jobs (including 50+ managerial jobs) and should be up and running by the end of 2019.
The cityís hotel tax collections were up 8.5 percent for the third fiscal quarter ended March 31 compared with the previous yearís quarter and 7.4 percent for the first nine months of the fiscal year, according to the Oklahoma City Treasurerís Department.
In 2018, Oklahoma City metro job growth is expected to grow by 1.4 percent, or 9,100 jobs.
The Chamberís Forward Oklahoma City program, now in its fifth cycle of programming specific to Oklahoma Cityís current business climate and long-term needs, is wrapping up another successful year of investing in Oklahoma Cityís future.
Apartment List graded the 75 top U.S. metros in three major categories: jobs, affordability and livability.