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OKG Newsletter


Topic: Ed Shadid

A healthy start

Health care subject of Thursday’s fair and town hall meeting.


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Gazette staff
Oklahoma City Ward 2 Councilman Ed Shadid (pictured) will host a free health fair and town hall meeting on health care on Thursday at the OKC Marriott, 3233 Northwest Expressway.
 
Friday, February 10, 2012

Walk this way

An online survey aims to help OKC officials determine where to put up to 70 miles of sidewalks.


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Mia Cantu
Oklahoma City officials are hoping additional sidewalks will make the metro more pedestrian-friendly, but determining where to build them isn’t so easy. Among the goals of MAPS 3, the latest chapter of the Metropolitan Area Projects aimed at improving quality of life in the city, is the addition of 50 to 70 miles of new sidewalks.
 
Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Open books

The City Council passes symbolic support for increased transparency in campaign financing.


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Clifton Adcock
The Oklahoma City Council passed a resolution March 6 supporting any effort by the Legislature or the state Ethics Commission requiring more disclosure in campaign financing.
 
Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Takeover trouble

The city’s request for operators of the MAPS 3 senior wellness centers has generated little interest.


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Clifton Adcock
Although the Oklahoma City Council has approved plans laying out two MAPS 3 projects, council members expressed concern that one of the projects has drawn little interest from operators that eventually will be needed.
 
Wednesday, April 11, 2012

We're honored

The state’s professional journalism society awards Oklahoma Gazette and staffers.


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Gazette staff
The Oklahoma pro chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists this year awarded Oklahoma Gazette as the second-best newspaper in Oklahoma, with Tulsa World taking top honors.
 
Monday, April 23, 2012

Redundant or relevant?

Consultants review Core to Shore in the context of MAPS 3, while a city councilman questions the study.


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Clifton Adcock
Oklahoma City Council last week approved a review of the six-year-old Core to Shore plan to develop the area between downtown and the Oklahoma River.
 
Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Puff-less parks


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Clifton Adcock
The Oklahoma City Council unanimously passed a resolution last week to discourage smoking in public parks and directing city staff to develop tobacco-free signage.
 
Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Street heat

OKC leaders are undecided about where to put a Bricktown entrance on a planned boulevard downtown.


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Clifton Adcock
The picture of the boulevard that will replace the former Interstate 40 crosstown route has become a little clearer in recent weeks, as the state Department of Transportation made public presentations on the project.
 
Friday, June 1, 2012

Heated conversation


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Clifton Adcock
Comments that Oklahoma City Councilman Ed Shadid recently made about the death of his cousin, Pulitzer Prize winning-journalist and Oklahoma City native Anthony Shadid, are making national headlines.
 
Monday, June 25, 2012

Positive predicament

City leaders ponder what to do with an extra $1.3 million in the budget.


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Clifton Adcock
The Oklahoma City Council is considering what to do with a projected extra $1.3 million in next year’s budget.
 
Wednesday, June 27, 2012
 
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