Street resurfacing, trails construction and resurfacing, sidewalk and bike lane construction are being funded by the 10-year bond and a $240 million temporary sales tax. Within the sales tax portion, Wenger said the city has completed about $35 million in street resurfacing, with another $50 million already in work expected to start in the next several months.
In less than a month, OKC residents will go to the polls to vote on MAPS 4.
The City Council is using Better Streets, Safer City funds to pay for hiring 129 additional police officers, and hiring 57 more firefighters to staff two additional fire stations as well as bring an idled fire engine back into service.
New 30-second TV spots will help highlight just some of the reasons why now is the best time ever to live in Oklahoma City.
Amy Downs, CEO of Allegiance Credit Union and Murrah Building survivor, delivered the first keynote address at Elevate
The OKC Schools Compact is raising $5 million to help fund mental health services and programs in the schools. The goal has not been met yet, but the school district has already started working on some programs while it waits on the money to be raised.
We also discuss OK Bio's Brewfest event, Bar Ciccetti, Oki Moto, how it is time to Thunder Up and more.
From coast to coast, there aren’t many people as happy with their hometown as Oklahoma City residents are with theirs.