The municipal leader organization, Accelerator for America, visited Oklahoma City to learn about MAPS 4 and Opportunity Zones. Oklahoma City Mayor David Holt said the group was excited to hear about the new Homeland grocery store planned for a northeast Opportunity Zone.
Mayor David Holt and the Oklahoma City Council approved an ambitious and unique MAPS 4 package for voters to consider in a special election on Dec. 10.
The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber is pleased to see the inclusive MAPS 4 projects list that will be considered by the city council for a public vote. Greater Oklahoma City Chamber President and CEO Roy Williams said the package of projects is the right combination of what the city needs to keep moving forward.
With an estimated 100,000 visitors, Grand Opening Weekend (Friday, Sept. 27 through Sunday, Sept. 29) will be a momentous event for Oklahoma City. The Park is looking for volunteers to help fill close to 700 shifts.
The process for identifying which projects will make the cut for the next MAPS initiative, expected to be decided by Oklahoma City voters this December, is well underway.
Kings of Leon will headline opening weekend festivities for Scissortail Park on Sept. 27.
The Oklahoma City Council called a series of special public meetings in July and August to hear presentations on potential MAPS 4 projects.