The City Council voted Tuesday to hire Erica Bonavida for the launch of the Artist-in-Residence program, managed by the Planning Department’s Office of Arts and Cultural Affairs. Bonavida, a painter who uses a realistic style, will work for the rest of 2019 from a studio in historic City Hall.
02/26/2019 2:43 PM
Public art projects are coming soon to the West River Trail, two parks and a fire station.
01/31/2019 12:00 PM
The Civic Center Music Hall invested in improvements for patrons with hearing aids with the installation of a new hearing loop system in the Thelma Gaylord Performing Arts Theatre.
02/26/2018 3:09 PM
Oklahoma City voters approved the bond and sales tax measures on Tuesday’s Better Streets, Safer City special election ballot, making comprehensive investments in the critical infrastructure and services to help our community thrive as it grows.
09/13/2017 1:22 PM
Polls are open 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday for the Better Streets, Safer City special election in Oklahoma City.
09/11/2017 7:00 AM
Updates on parking downtown, special events, the American Indian Cultural Center and Museum, MAPS 3 Scissortail Park, arts, criminal justice reform and more.
08/31/2017 11:03 AM
Registered Oklahoma City voters who want an absentee ballot to vote in the Better Streets, Safer City special election on Sept. 12 must request the ballot by Sept. 6.
08/30/2017 8:55 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 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
Special events, MAPS 3 Senior Health & Wellness Centers, public art, sales tax, TIF districts, EMBARK, the OKC Streetcar and more.
01/31/2017 11:13 AM
Updates on the railroad quiet zone, special events, sales tax, public art and more.
01/03/2017 10:15 AM
Updates on the mid-year budget cut, 2017 Bond Election planning, firefighters union negotiations, Vietnam War monument and more.
12/06/2016 11:18 AM
Updates on MAPS 3, special events, a Call to Artists, capital improvement plans and more.
11/08/2016 1:45 PM
Updates on the May Avenue bridge, MAPS 3 Modern Streetcar, recycling and solid waste, sales tax and more.
05/31/2016 11:30 AM
Oklahoma City Community Foundation and Western Avenue District Association receive 2016 Cityscape Award
The Oklahoma City Community Foundation and Western Avenue District Association are the recipients of the 2016 Curtis A. Schwartz Cityscape Award.
04/20/2016 10:55 AM
A 9-foot-tall painted steel sculpture evoking growth and transformation has been installed in Oklahoma City’s Will Rogers Gardens.
04/20/2016 10:48 AM
An interactive art installation has been unveiled at the Arts District Parking Garage downtown.