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Inside OKC / December 8, 2017

OK County official: Keeping justice reform moving forward

Thanks to the tremendous input and leadership of Clay Bennett and other prominent civic leaders of the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber, city leaders from across the county and county officials, the CJAC ensures continued teamwork, while saving taxpayer dollars.

By NewsOK
Inside OKC / December 7, 2017

MAPS 3 collections ending $22M over $777M projection

The MAPS 3 temporary penny sales tax has already topped projected collections of $777 million and is heading into the sunset at the end of the year with an overage of more than $22 million, city officials said.

By The Journal Record
Inside OKC / December 1, 2017

County takes major step in criminal justice reform

Criminal justice reform efforts in Oklahoma County took a significant step forward last month with the first meeting of the new Criminal Justice Advisory Council, an interlocal government council designed to institutionalize cooperation and planning for the criminal justice system in Oklahoma County.

By Chamber Staff
Inside OKC / December 1, 2017

A kindred spirit in criminal justice reform

At our InterCity visit session with members of the criminal justice reform community in Columbus, Ohio, Oklahoma City and Columbus were called “sister cities” because of how much our journeys to criminal justice reform have in common.

By Roy Williams
Inside OKC / December 1, 2017

Notes from Columbus: A model for criminal justice reform

Oklahoma County is in the midst of a major overhaul of its criminal justice system, a journey that came as a response to the overcrowding of the Oklahoma County jail. Franklin County, the location of Columbus, has embraced criminal justice reform for similar reasons.

By Chamber Staff
May 2018 Chamber Forum / May 16, 2018
Natalie Shirley
President & CEO of the
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
A Chamber membership is one of the most important ways to get involved in the community. Participating in the Chamber makes a huge difference because you have a voice and can exercise it. A Chamber membership is an immediate and easy way to get involved in the Oklahoma City.