Oklahoma City will host a special collection for unwanted computers, tires, ammunition and prescription drugs from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 7 at State Fair Park.
03/21/2018 8:46 AM
Lake Hefner Drive along the north side of Lake Hefner will re-open to all traffic on Friday.
03/15/2018 4:28 PM
Join the staff at the H.B. Parsons Fish Hatchery, 10940 N Meridian Ave., for an educational open house from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, April 20.
03/12/2018 2:07 PM
Some downtown residents and businesses may have low water pressure Tuesday until repairs on a water main break are complete.
03/06/2018 11:59 AM
Pedestrians and bicyclists can once again enjoy a trek around the north side of Lake Hefner, but vehicle traffic is still a couple of weeks away.
03/01/2018 10:40 AM
Oklahoma City is making big changes to its curbside recycling program, and urban residents begin to get their new, larger recycling carts on Monday.
02/23/2018 8:00 AM
As of Monday, Feb. 5, more than 90,000 of the City’s solid waste customers will have a new trash day or monthly bulky trash pick-up day. Customers may look at their current City of Oklahoma City water bill or visit okc.gov/mytrashday to see if they have a new pickup day.
02/01/2018 12:48 PM
Conserve water by harvesting rain for your garden using a rain barrel, available for online ordering until April 30 and local pickup a week later.
01/16/2018 1:41 PM
About half of Oklahoma City trash collection customers will have a new day for trash, recycling and bulky waste pickup beginning Feb. 5.
12/21/2017 11:36 AM
Lake Hefner Drive along the north side of Lake Hefner will close to motor vehicle traffic beginning Jan. 2 while the Utilities Department improves the water intake tower at the dam.
12/11/2017 2:35 PM
Don’t forget to turn off sprinkler systems when it’s freezing outside – icy sidewalks and streets are dangerous, and violators are subject to a fine.
12/08/2017 10:57 AM
With the holiday cooking season upon us, the Utilities Department wants to remind residents to avoid pouring cooking oils and grease down the drain.
11/15/2017 10:52 AM
The Oklahoma Water Resources Board (OWRB) recognized the Utilities Department with its inaugural Oklahoma Water for 2060 Excellence Award for a public water source during the Governor’s Water Conference on Nov. 1.
11/09/2017 1:58 PM
The Utilities Department’s Customer Service Contact Center has changed its hours of operation to better serve customers during peak call times. The new hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
11/09/2017 1:37 PM
The City of Oklahoma City will open its 17th annual rainbow trout season beginning Friday, Dec. 1 at Dolese Youth Park Pond, 5105 NW 50th Street. The season runs through Feb. 28.
11/02/2017 3:09 PM
The Utilities Department received the Gold Award for Excellence in Utility Management from the Association of Municipal Water Agencies (AMWA), during its national convention on Oct. 16.
10/31/2017 10:20 AM
Oklahoma City anglers are invited to a public meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7 to discuss a potential new fishing permit fee for seniors.
10/16/2017 9:50 AM
Join local conservation experts and Master Gardeners during the City of Oklahoma City’s Water & Landscape Fest from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 7 at Bluff Creek Park, 11301 N Meridian Ave.
09/27/2017 11:59 AM
Oklahoma City residents are more satisfied with their community than most Americans who live in big cities.
07/18/2017 1:29 PM
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