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OKG Newsletter

Topic: downtown

Lucky 7

Cafe 7 is twice as nice!

Food and Drink Features

Greg Horton
Cafe 7 has a second location in the metro.
Wednesday, August 29, 2012

In the park

At the first of three public meetings on the planned MAPS 3 downtown park, ideas ranged from Wi-Fi to a castle and moat.


Clifton Adcock
City officials and consultants on Sept. 13 held the first of three meetings seeking public input for design and programming of the future MAPS 3 downtown park. More than 130 people attended the meeting at the Ronald J. Norick Downtown Library, filling the room to near capacity.
Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Parked plans

Developers put on hold efforts to turn the First National Center’s annex buildings into parking.


Dawn Watson
Plans to convert a portion of the First National Center into parking are on hold while developers wait for the building to go into receivership.
Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Bad politics

Solid local talent is the bright spot in the political comedy 'November.'

Performing Arts

Larry Laneer
7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 1:30 p.m. Saturday-Sunday
CitySpace, Civic Center Music Hall
201 N. Walker

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Tuesdays with pedals

Three Tuesday-evening tours offer a chance to hop on a bike and learn about downtown.


Peter Wright
Downtown OKC Bike Tours
6 p.m. Tuesdays through Oct. 16
Various locations
Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Staying the course

A MAPS 3 subcommittee selects the designer for the planned convention center and sticks with the facility's planned location.


Clifton Adcock
The MAPS 3 Convention Center Subcommittee voted yesterday to recommend that the company responsible for selecting the site of the $252 million building also be the one to design it.
Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Rise up

Big plans are in store for a retail space at N.W. 23rd Street and Walker Avenue, to be redubbed The Rise.


Kelley Chambers
N.W. 23rd Street is on the rise.
Tuesday, October 2, 2012

CoCo closed

With a lawsuit looming by U.S. Fleet, a coworking collaborative is forced to shut its doors.


Clifton Adcock
The Oklahoma City Coworking Collaborative, otherwise known as OKCCoCo, announced Oct. 1 that it’s dissolving as a company because it has run out of money defending against a lawsuit. OKCCoCo officials said the membership-driven business had spent the last of its remaining funds in a suit by U.S. Fleet Tracking, which had given OKCCoCo a $23,000 sponsorship.
Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Gazette’s Halloween Parade set for Oct. 27

Sixth annual parade celebrating creativity and artistry rolls through Midtown and Automobile Alley.


Gazette staff
On Saturday, Oct. 27, Gazette’s Halloween Parade again marches through Midtown and Automobile Alley celebrating artistry and creativity. This year’s parade will feature 53 entries.
Monday, October 8, 2012