July and August are peak months for water use in Oklahoma City, and that means excess demand on the system. That’s why the City wants to remind residents of the permanent odd-even watering schedule implemented in 2013.
07/30/2019 9:33 AM
The Oklahoma City Water Utilities Trust (OCWUT) has again earned the highest possible ratings from S&P Global Ratings (Standard & Poor’s) and Moody’s, two of the nation’s most respected financial rating agencies.
05/30/2019 10:27 AM
Dennis Clowers, one of Oklahoma City’s three Assistant City Managers, is retiring effective Feb. 7.
11/15/2018 1:23 PM
Residents of east Oklahoma City have two new options when it comes to their recycling service. The Utilities Department has opened two drop-off centers for recycling: one at 9124 SE 74th Street, and 11028 NE 63rd Street.
08/17/2018 12:59 PM
New fees for City of Oklahoma City fishing permits and a new three-day permit take effect Sept. 1.
08/16/2018 8:30 AM
Oklahoma City residents continue to be more satisfied with their community than most Americans who live in big cities.
08/14/2018 12:48 PM
Construction projects in the coming weeks will affect the West River Trail and Lake Overholser Trail in west Oklahoma City.
08/10/2018 10:34 AM
A longtime icon of Oklahoma City neighborhoods will soon be a thing of the past when the City retires its “Little Blue” recycling bin on June 1 to make way for its new large-cart recycling program starting in early July.
05/18/2018 10:23 AM
05/10/2018 9:14 AM
Oklahoma City neighborhoods are turning green with the delivery of new, large recycling carts. But remember: Don’t use the new carts until July.
04/09/2018 11:16 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
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
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 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