There are more ways than ever to stay updated on City of OKC news and events.
Check out our news releases below. You can also engage with us on social media, subscribe to our email newsletter and news alerts and download our smartphone apps. You can watch City of OKC news programs and more on Cox Channel 20, which is streamed live on our YouTube channel.
Updates on TIF support for OKCPS, MAPS 3 Convention Center, OKC Streetcar, sales tax and more.
02/28/2017 12:24 PM
The Oklahoma City Council voted Tuesday to approve the preliminary report for the MAPS 3 Downtown Convention Center, bringing it one step closer to its scheduled groundbreaking late this year.
02/28/2017 11:38 AM
The piercing sound of a locomotive’s horn won’t be reverberating in downtown Oklahoma City for much longer. The Federal Railway Administration has approved a “quiet zone” downtown.
02/27/2017 9:10 AM
New, bright green paint for bicycle lanes at downtown intersections encourages safe driving and provides a glimpse of planned improvements to bicycle infrastructure in Oklahoma City.
02/27/2017 9:01 AM
The City of Oklahoma City will publish notice next week of an amended permit application with the Oklahoma Water Resources Board, formalizing its commitment to protecting water rights for Oklahoma City and southeast Oklahoma.
02/24/2017 10:41 AM
Join Mayor Mick Cornett and other civic leaders Tuesday for a ribbon cutting and open house at the first MAPS 3 Senior Health & Wellness Center.
02/23/2017 2:39 PM
The final citywide informational workshop about the 2017 Bond Election is set for Tuesday, as City of Oklahoma City staff wrap up gathering input from residents for a project list. The election is set for Sept. 12.
02/22/2017 12:20 PM
Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett announced today that he will not seek re-election when his fourth term as mayor expires in the spring of 2018.
02/22/2017 11:32 AM
Ward 1 Councilman James Greiner, Ward 3 Councilman Larry McAtee and Ward 7 Councilman John A. Pettis Jr. were re-elected to their seats Tuesday, with the top two Ward 4 candidates facing a runoff April 4.
02/15/2017 9:58 AM
Special events, new annexation, redevelopment of Lantana Apartments, Convention and Visitors Bureau report, WRWA parking changes and more.
02/14/2017 1:00 PM
Thirteen candidates are facing off Tuesday in the Oklahoma City Council primary election for Wards 1, 3, 4 and 7.
02/08/2017 9:04 AM
Civic leaders broke ground Tuesday on the MAPS 3 Oklahoma City Streetcar track line, starting work on the metro’s first streetcar system in generations and launching a new era in local public transit.
02/07/2017 2:00 PM
The Oklahoma City Council met Tuesday at the Cox Convention Center for a workshop kicking off the budget adoption process for fiscal year 2018, which begins July 1.
02/07/2017 10:11 AM
Ward 3 residents are invited to a town hall meeting hosted by Oklahoma City Councilman Larry McAtee on Feb. 13 to learn about the Sept. 12 bond election and its potential impact on Ward 3 neighborhoods.
02/03/2017 8:56 AM
The January sales tax report shows General Fund collections in Oklahoma City were down 3.5 percent compared to the same month last year, below the monthly projection by 6.3 percent.
02/01/2017 9:13 AM
Informational workshops about the 2017 Bond Election continue this week in Oklahoma City, with the next set for 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Windsor Hills Elementary School
01/31/2017 1:10 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
City Council will hold its annual budget workshop and meeting at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7 in Rooms 1 and 2 on the first floor of the Cox Convention Center.
01/25/2017 8:56 AM
Ward 7 residents are invited to a town hall meeting hosted by Oklahoma City Councilman John Pettis on Jan. 28 to learn about the Sept. 12 bond election and its potential impact on Ward 7 neighborhoods. The meeting takes place from 2 – 4 p.m. Saturday, January 28 in the sanctuary at St. John’s Missionary Baptist Church, 5700 N Kelley. It will feature presentations and a Q&A with City of Oklahoma City department heads: Planning Director Aubrey McDermid, Public Works Director Eric Wenger, Parks & Recreation Director Doug Kupper and Finance Director Craig Freeman.
01/19/2017 9:23 AM
The first of eight bond election workshops kick off this week to get input from Oklahoma City residents on potential projects to be included in the City’s 2017 Bond Election. The Bond Election is set for Sept. 12.
01/18/2017 8:10 AM