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Information to prepare for severe weather season in OKC

The City of Oklahoma City issued an advisory with links to information the city is providing to help citizens prepare for and respond to...
Mayor Holt

City Council approves large mixed-use development, discusses old city jail

The City of Oklahoma City Council discussed the futures of youth leaders, the old City Jail, and approved a mixed-use development near Penn Square Mall.
Cummings sworn in increase

Cathy Cummings takes seat on The Village city council

Cathy Cummings, well-known north metro restaurateur and activist, was sworn in and took her seat on The Village city council Monday night. Decisive win She won...
Bombing memorial 2018 salute

April 19 — bombing victims, lessons learned remembered with purpose

Thursday marked the 23rd memorial service for the 168 killed in the 1995 Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building bombing in Oklahoma City. Of those,...
Save OKC Schools panel

Save OKC Schools launches 90-day petition drive for local income tax

Phylesia Dailey thinks her daughter is getting a good education at Cleveland Elementary in Oklahoma City Public Schools. She also believes all children in the...
county building

Tenants react to proposed security plan in Oklahoma County building

Debate about additional security at the Investors Capitol Building increased this week, as tenants delivered a letter disapproving a proposed security plan.
City Council

A roller-coaster ride of bureaucracy at the regular City Council meeting

Oklahoma City’s City Council heard functional business and had some arguments. The police came, some citizens spoke, and one reporter got a real headache.
Criminal Justice Authority

Jail trust – Outside counsel engaged, hiring scheduled, Calvey mistrusted

The Okla County Criminal Justice Auth (Jail Trust) met Monday for the first time in a month to plan jail admin applications review and hire contractors.
Council deliberates on hotel

OKC Council approves convention hotel deal

After a decade of discussions and debate, the City of Oklahoma City voted 7-2 Tuesday to enter an agreement with Omni Hotels to build...
Oklahoma County Jail

Jail Trust votes to establish Okla County Jail administrator position

The Oklahoma County Criminal Justice Authority or, Jail Trust, established a new position of Jail Administrator - a separate position from County Sheriff.