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OKG Newsletter

Topic: City Council

The race is on

OKC Mayor Mick Cornett announces his re-election bid.


Tim Farley
Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett announced today he will seek re-election next spring.
Monday, August 5, 2013

Thunder rolls


Gazette staff
A name change might be in store for a short stretch of S. Robinson Avenue running from Reno Avenue to S.W. Third. Not coincidentally, the roadway runs parallel to Chesapeake Energy Arena, home of the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Point: Streetcar route a beginning


Jeff Bezdek
It has been more than 66 years since Oklahoma City had meaningful intracity rail transit. In 2009, voters took a huge leap toward our transit future by endorsing a $130 million-dollar downtown rail-based modern streetcar system and intermodal hub as part of MAPS 3.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Another convention center?

A petition has been filed to halt funding the MAPS 3 convention center in downtown Oklahoma City, which would cost an estimated $250 million.


Tim Farley
A citizens group led by Oklahoma City’s Ward 2 Councilman Ed Shadid plans to ask voters to prevent the construction of the MAPS 3 downtown convention center.
Wednesday, January 8, 2014