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Balderrama gets Major's insignia from Chief Citty

Paco Balderrama first Hispanic major in OKC PD history

Paco Balderrama was promoted to the rank of major in the Oklahoma City Police Department Tuesday. He is the first officer from Hispanic culture to...
Raised hands against

Braums loses bid before OKC Planning Commission

It just wasn't Braum’s day in the Oklahoma City Planning Commission Thursday. Braum’s wants to buy and demolish the Classen Grill building and the Donnay...
Rev. Lori Walke

Is Chamber of Commerce out of step with public on next MAPS tax?

Big differences on how to use a portion of a proposed new MAPS-type penny sales tax were exposed in a public hearing Tuesday at...
Unloading petitions at city clerk's office

Group determined to call vote for local schools income tax

See updates in this story added Thursday, Nov. 30, 2:30 p.m. The group Save OKC Schools is determined to call for a vote of OKC...
Brecheen defends SB 694

Urban senators of both parties oppose power grab

A bill intended to stop Oklahoma cities and counties from passing ordinances against discrimination revealed a divide between rural and urban senators Monday. Senate Bill...
Walnut Grove SWD No. 1

Injected OKC: Disposal wells downtown

Six active disposal wells of the type thought to cause earthquakes are within 2.5 miles of Oklahoma City’s 50-story Devon Tower. Two of those six...
Capitol Hill group celebrates neighborhoods

Capitol View, Capitol Hill neighborhoods chosen for next revitalization

The Capitol View and Capitol Hill neighborhoods were selected by the Oklahoma City Council Tuesday for nationally-funded revitalization spending coordinated by the city. The program...
OpenbudgetOKC

Code for OKC website gives new level of access to city budget

Residents of The City of Oklahoma City now have clear visual and interactive access to how tax dollars are spent through the city’s budget....
Save our OKC Schools newser

Local income taxes proposed to support OKC schools

Oklahoma City residents will pay a ¼ of 1 percent extra income tax to support local schools if voters approve a plan by one...
Pete White retires

White takes one last very long OKC Council Meeting in stride

Council members were saying their public goodbyes to Ward 4 Councilman Pete White at the end of the Oklahoma City Council meeting Tuesday. The south...

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