On the weekends, as part of Downtown In December celebrations, residents can ride the OKC Streetcar for free. The offer runs until Jan. 5. In Norman, residents can also ride the city’s bus for free as they get used to the services offered by EMBARK, which is now operating Norman’s fixed-route bus service and para transit service.
Horse shows bring in an average of 836,000 people annually, with those visitors spending in excess of $180 million on hotel rooms, restaurants, and in local stores.
“It’s been one of the most rewarding opportunities of my life.”
Panel discusses MAPS 4 beautification, parks, trails, sidewalks and transit projects.
New 30-second TV spots highlight just some of the reasons why now is the best time ever to live in OKC. Up next? MAPS
Oklahoma City’s willingness to invest in itself has been a hallmark of previous MAPS initiatives.
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.