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Better Streets, Safer City street improvement projects are already under way, and the Oklahoma City Council just approved the program’s first trails project.
07/31/2018 11:32 AM
The July sales tax report shows General Fund collections in Oklahoma City were up 21.5 percent compared to the same month last year, above the monthly projection by 4.3 percent.
07/18/2018 9:11 AM
The Oklahoma City Council on Tuesday approved the City Manager’s proposed $1.56 billion budget for fiscal year 2019, which begins July 1.
06/05/2018 12:38 PM
The Oklahoma City Council on Tuesday received the City Manager’s proposed $1.56 billion budget for fiscal year 2019, which begins July 1.
05/01/2018 2:14 PM
Projects expected to be funded by the first Better Streets, Safer City bond sale include streets across Oklahoma City, a new soccer complex on the northwest side and improvements to sports facilities.
04/23/2018 11:29 AM
For the eighth year in a row, the City of Oklahoma City has earned the highest bond ratings possible from two of the nation’s most respected financial rating services.
03/13/2018 12:16 PM
The public comment period is open until March 21 for the draft of bikewalkokc, the City of Oklahoma City’s plan for improving our transportation network for cyclists and pedestrians.
03/07/2018 1:56 PM
Less than two months after Better Streets, Safer City sales tax collections began, the Oklahoma City Council has given the green light to the first projects.
02/28/2018 11:57 AM
Call OG&E if you see a streetlight out in Oklahoma City. Dial (405) 272-9741 and be prepared to provide detailed location information to report a streetlight that doesn’t work.
02/06/2018 3:04 PM
The 11-member Better Streets, Safer City Advisory Board met Thursday for the first time, making its first recommendations to the Oklahoma City Council about new temporary sales tax projects.
01/30/2018 9:40 AM
S&P Global Ratings assigned its second-highest rating for the City of Oklahoma City’s new bonds for TIF District No. 2, keeping borrowing costs low and maximizing investment opportunities within the district.
01/02/2018 11:42 AM
A new sales tax rate takes effect Jan. 1 in Oklahoma City as collections begin on a permanent ¼-cent increase to the general fund sales tax and one temporary penny sales tax is replaced by another.
12/29/2017 10:42 AM
The Oklahoma City Council on Tuesday appointed 11 City residents to a new advisory board overseeing the street, sidewalk and trail projects included in the Better Streets, Safer City sales tax initiative.
11/22/2017 10:58 AM
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09/26/2017 4:52 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
Early voting for Tuesday's Better Streets, Safer City special election is 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday and Friday at the county election board in the county where you’re registered
09/07/2017 7:00 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
For those not already registered, eligible Oklahoma City residents have until Aug. 18 to register to vote on the Better Streets, Safer City special election on Sept. 12.
08/08/2017 8:45 AM
Oklahoma City residents are more satisfied with their community than most Americans who live in big cities.
07/18/2017 1:29 PM