The purpose in establishing a lighting policy for the Skydance Bridge is to provide a process that allows individuals and groups to request that the bridge be illuminated in a specific color show (display) to recognize a specific cause or commemorate a specific event. In addition, lighting of the Skydance Bridge promotes the City, its civic institutions, City-recognized holidays and public events.
The following dates are permanently reserved and cannot be included on special lighting requests.
Applications for special lighting requests on these dates will be returned to the applicant with a stamp indicating that the requested date has been reserved and the application has been denied.
Applications for lighting of the Skydance Bridge should promote the corporate interests and welfare of the City of Oklahoma City. Requests from commercial entities seeking to promote a product or service will not be approved. Other types of requests that will not be approved include:
The Public Works Department administers the Skydance Bridge lighting application process. Lighting applications should be submitted on the Skydance Bridge Special Lighting Application form. Applications must be received by the Public Works Department no less than thirty (30) days prior to the requested special lighting date. Applications will be considered on a first come / first served basis.
Groups and/or individuals submitting special lighting applications will
be notified in writing as to the approval or denial of their request.
Applications that are denied may be appealed in writing to the City
Manager’s Office. The appeal must include information substantiating the
request and how it promotes the corporate interests and welfare of the City
of Oklahoma City.