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Problem properties NW

Junk causing tensions in NW OKC neighborhood

Persistent junk accumulations at two adjacent northwest Oklahoma City homes are causing increasing tensions between the owner and his neighbors. Public records show that neighbors...
Councilman John Pettis

Councilman reverses course on Lost Lakes proposal – UPDATED

*See the update at the end of this article. With the threat of a lawsuit against the city looming, Oklahoma City Ward 7 Councilman John...
Lost Lakes from Street

Lost Lakes attorney protests OKC proposal

The LLC that owns Lost Lakes Amphitheater east of downtown Oklahoma City has now hired experienced metro attorney Eric Groves. He has sent a protest...
Stage and lake at lost lakes

Lost Lakes owners say new proposal threatens financial harm

The LLC that owns and operates Lost Lakes Amphitheater and Water Park has now hired metro attorney Eric Groves to help them oppose a sudden...
Roger Skeen - Co-owner Lost Lakes

Will Lost Lakes lose in new proposal?

The City of Oklahoma City proposes new controls on noise coming from the private park Roger Skeen is confused by his city’s actions as they...
Burnt-out nuisance property

“Devil’s Den” public nuisance and Holy Angels Church in same block

It’s called “the devil’s den” by some who live on the street. They say they fear it and for good reason. The abandoned metal two-story...
Cummings sworn in

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...
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Cathy Cummings wins seat on Village city council

Cathy Cummings won her run-off against former City of The Village councilman Chris Bernardy. Village voters gave Cummings a decisive win with 79 percent of...
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...
Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett

Cornett will not run in next election

Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett announced Wednesday that he will not seek re-election when his term ends in one year. He has served for the...

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