Thursday 24 Jul
 photo BO-Button1_zps13524083.jpg


OKG Newsletter

Home · Articles · News · News · Mayor: 'Mind-boggling' number of...

Mayor: 'Mind-boggling' number of paddle sports, boating events could come to Oklahoma City

Carol Cole-Frowe November 12th, 2009

The $60 million MAPS 3 proposal for improvements to the Oklahoma River, the seven-mile stretch of the North Canadian River going though central Oklahoma City, would give the city a world-class v...

o seniors who applied for the rebate during about the five years the original MAPS penny sales tax was in place, according to Tom Anderson, special projects manager for the City of Oklahoma City.

The rebate was not used in the MAPS for Kids project.

The mayor said he knows it's hard to visualize how the public, recirculating whitewater rapids course would work. That's why MAPS 3 proponents have posted a five-minute YouTube video of a similar 307-acre course in Charlotte, N.C., at the U.S. National Whitewater Center on the banks of the Catawba River. "”Carol Cole-Frowe

More MAPS 3 coverage:
Officials: Downtown rail initiative in MAPS 3 can serve as future framework
If voters approve MAPS 3 proposal, Downtown could house $130 million park
OKC Mayor Mick Cornett plans to educate about $777 million proposal
Will OKC's decreased revenue change MAPS 3's final blueprint?
Former Mayor Ron Norick discusses how current MAPS proposal differs from first
Mayor prioritizes modern streetcar in OKC for MAPS 3
Some OKC entities stand to benefit in MAPS 3 proposal
MAPS 3 could bring massive central park to Downtown OKC area
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5