Check out the latest Parks & Recreation news below.
The Oklahoma City Council voted to call a special election Sept. 12 for voters to consider investing more than $1.2 billion in critical infrastructure like streets and sidewalks, including an annual $26 million boost for public safety and other day-to-day operations.
06/20/2017 3:34 PM
Allow more time for parking if you’re visiting downtown this weekend. Multiple events including back-to-back Garth Brooks shows on Friday evening and Saturday will limit the availability of parking in the area.
07/12/2017 9:01 AM
The Utilities Department has good news for Oklahoma City residents and other customers who use the City’s water system: Once again, the City’s water meets all federal and state safety and quality standards.
07/11/2017 3:07 PM
The sprayground and recreation center at Melrose Park, 7725 W Reno Ave., have been re-opened after a temporary closure for emergency repairs.
07/11/2017 9:01 AM
Skaters and other interested Oklahoma City residents are invited to get information and provide feedback on the Stars & Stripes Skate Park Project at a public workshop this month.
07/11/2017 8:53 AM
A bronze sculpture installed Thursday at Military Park serves as a poignant reminder of the sacrifice and service shared by American and South Vietnamese soldiers in the Vietnam War.
07/06/2017 10:29 AM
The sprayground and recreation center at Melrose Park, 7725 W Reno Ave., are closed for emergency repairs.
06/30/2017 11:25 AM
Mayor Mick Cornett and other Oklahoma City leaders broke ground Thursday on the transformative MAPS 3 Park, revealing Scissortail Park as the name residents chose in a public online vote.
06/29/2017 10:45 AM
City of OKC services are affected by the Independence Day holiday on Tuesday, July 4.
06/26/2017 9:00 AM
Sept. 12 special election set for bond and sales tax proposals, amendments to dog ordinances, special events, food donation for homeless pets, sales tax and more.
06/20/2017 12:31 PM
The Oklahoma City Council has scheduled a public hearing Tuesday regarding a proposed amendment to the temporary sales tax initiative introduced for consideration last month.
06/16/2017 3:23 PM
The Oklahoma City Council is scheduled to vote next week on sales tax and bond package proposals that would invest more than $1.1 billion in funding for streets, police, firefighters and other basic needs, and an annual injection of $26 million for day-to-day operations.
06/13/2017 1:08 PM
Proposed FY 2018 budgets from Utilities, Parks & Recreation and Airports.
06/06/2017 11:49 AM
More than 5,000 MAPS 3 Park name ideas have been narrowed to six, and you can help pick the winner with an online vote.
06/01/2017 5:46 AM
As swimming pool season gears up, don’t forget that it’s illegal to release chlorinated pool water down storm drains.
05/31/2017 3:29 PM
2017 bond election and sales tax initiative proposals, MAPS 3 Park update, special events, sales tax revenue, Zoo admission prices and more.
05/31/2017 9:28 AM
More than $1.1 billion in funding for streets, police, firefighters and other basic needs and an annual injection of $26 million for day-to-day operations are included in sales tax and bond proposals under consideration by the Oklahoma City Council.
05/30/2017 12:44 PM
Experts have confirmed the presence of zebra mussels in Lake Hefner and are working with the City of Oklahoma City to help reduce and eliminate the future spreading of this invasive species.
05/15/2017 4:07 PM
Updates on next year's budget, special events, the MAPS 3 Will Rogers Trail and more.
05/02/2017 11:29 AM
Starting Saturday, May 6, boys and girls ages 5-15 can reel in summertime fun during the City’s free fishing education program.
04/18/2017 4:38 PM