While MAPS 3 promised 70 miles of new sidewalks, project officials say only about 25 miles can be built for the $6.8 million budget.
News Clifton Adcock
Despite a promise of 70 miles of new sidewalks as part of the MAPS 3
program, Oklahoma City is now looking at constructing possibly less
than 40 percent of that amount for the entire project.
OKG7 things to do Gazette staff
Perhaps this meets with your Approval: Local author Judy Savage will sign her children’s book, Rossi the Approval Poodle, from
10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at Full Circle Bookstore, 1900 Northwest
Expressway in 50 Penn Place. Call 842-2900 or visit fullcirclebooks.com.
And then from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 12, she’ll also
sign at the gift store of Integris Baptist Medical Center at 3300
Increased use of tax incentive districts help support the development of some of OKC’s largest projects.
News Ben Felder
Some of Oklahoma City’s largest developments — the revitalized Skirvin
Hilton Hotel, the Oklahoma Health Center complex and the massive Project
180 downtown streetscape renewal program — would not have been possible
without the use of tax incentives, say city officials and economic