MAPS 3 funded the RIVERSPORT Rapids whitewater rafting and kayaking center on the Oklahoma River and improvements to existing rowing facilities to make Oklahoma City a can’t-miss destination for water sports enthusiasts. The whitewater park is suitable for beginners enjoying a summer weekend and elite kayaking competitions. Adjacent to the water park is the only competition rowing venue with permanent lighting in the country.
- Project budget: $57 million
- Construction: Racecourse improvements completed in 2013; RIVERSPORT Rapids completed in 2016.
- Location: Boathouse District
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The Oklahoma River Improvements subcommittee meets monthly at 420 W Main St. in the 10th floor conference room. Click here for a list of current and recent City meetings and agendas. Meetings are subject to time changes and cancellations.
Dee Morales, Chairwoman
Michael Adams, Vice Chairman
Ronald J. Norick