Severe weather, May 20:

Monday’s trash and recycling pickup in Oklahoma City is postponed to Wednesday due to the severe weather threat. Collection on Tuesday will be delayed by an hour. City of OKC Recreation Centers are closed today due the threat of severe weather. Be prepared, not scared. Know what to do and have what you need to protect yourself and your loved ones in an emergency by staying informed, making a plan and building a kit. For more information visit

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Can I build a shed in my backyard?

    Yes, there may be some restrictions and a permit may or may not be required. Please contact Oklahoma City Plan Review at 405-297-2525. If a permit is...

  • Can I buy an electrical, plumbing, or heat and air permit?

    Electrical, plumbing, mechanical, sign, driveway and fire suppression system permits, can only be issued to contractors licensed in the State of...

  • Can I do electrical, plumbing, or heat and air work myself?

    All electrical, plumbing, and mechanical work must be done by contractors licensed in the State of Oklahoma and registered with the City of Oklahoma...

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