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OKG Newsletter


Topic: Devon

Frack, yeah!


CFN

Gazette staff
It’s been a rough few months for hydraulic fracturing.
 
Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Myriad Gardens is a dream come true


Commentary

James Tolbert
Dean McGee’s dream of a “garden in the city” combining numerous entertainment and cultural venues in the midst of a glorious garden in the center of downtown Oklahoma City simply took my breath away, so I accepted an appointment as trustee of the Myriad Gardens and worked to accomplish his vision.
 
Wednesday, July 11, 2012

School work

A planned charter elementary school for downtown moves a step closer to becoming a reality.


News

Clifton Adcock
The public trust overseeing the MAPS for Kids project approved a contract Aug. 13 to purchase the land for the future MAPS downtown elementary school.
 
Monday, August 20, 2012

Painting the town Greg

Longtime local artist Greg Burns keeps up with the ever-changing city.


Visual Arts

Patrick Crain
Somewhere there exists a run of prints of a one-off Greg Burns piece containing a small detail that makes it rare. At first blush, it looks familiar enough: a rendering of the iconic Townley’s milk-bottle grocery store on Classen Boulevard.
 
Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Quality costs

In an active year for the state’s Quality Jobs Program, 10 companies received more than $38 million in taxpayer funds.


News

Clifton Adcock
Ten companies received more than half of $68 million in taxpayer money distributed to businesses last fiscal year under the state’s Quality Jobs Program.
 
Tuesday, November 20, 2012

More to build


News

Clifton Adcock
The Oklahoma City Council last week approved a revision in both the budget and scope of Project 180, downtown’s streetscape and green space redesign effort. Its total budget was increased from $157 million to $176 million. While there are several sources of revenue, its main chunk comes from the city’s plans to issue long-term bonds to pay off a $95 million loan from Devon Energy that it used to launch Project 180.
 
Wednesday, December 26, 2012
 
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