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Lifestyle / August 21, 2018

Mapping our way to the future

We stand in an era of unprecedented growth, but new residents may not know how the decisions of Oklahoma City voters led us to this path.

By Ethan Mazzio
Lifestyle / August 21, 2018

Education foundation

In 2001, the MAPS for Kids program was established when Oklahoma City voters approved a new tax to fund public schools. The seven year temporary sales tax, combined with a bond issue, raised $700 million to fund transportation, technology and construction projects for the benefit of Oklahoma City’s public school students.

By Jayce Hudiburg
Lifestyle / August 21, 2018

MAPS 3 Update

The huge success of previous MAPS projects led to a vote in late 2009 that approved of a one-cent sales tax to pay for debt-free projects that improve our quality of life.

By Jayce Hudiburg
State of the City / January 18, 2018
Mick Cornett
Former mayor of Oklahoma City
I have had the good fortune to visit with mayors and chamber leadership from coast to coast. The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber is the best chamber of commerce anywhere.