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The way Oklahoma City and state governments interact with the people

bicycling

Sunday ride to demonstrate protected bike lane possibilities on Classen

Sunday at noon, two simultaneous events to bring attention to bike safety and infrastructure possibilities will begin at McKinley Park at 1300...

Death of bicyclist prompts movement demanding safe OKC streets

The tone of discourse around street safety for walkers and bicyclists in Oklahoma City took a decidedly sharp turn Tuesday at the...
O'Connor, Shadid, incentives

Council member Shadid prepares Open Meeting Act lawsuit against City of Okla City

The attorney for Oklahoma City Ward 2 Councilman Ed Shadid is drafting a lawsuit against the City of Oklahoma City over possible violations of...
JoBeth Hammond, Marty Peercy

JoBeth Hamon jumps into Ward 6 Oklahoma City Council race

JoBeth Hamon, 28, announced Tuesday that she is running for the center-city Ward 6 Oklahoma City Council seat open in 2019. Meg Salyer has held...
Adam - Eve, 2905 NW 70th Street, interior

September trial set for sex novelty store owners

The owners of an Adam & Eve sex novelty franchise store in Oklahoma City face a September 21 court date after a failed attempt...
OKCFD responds to call

Fourth of July holiday kept Okla City Fire Dept busy

The Oklahoma City Fire Department responded to around 260 emergency calls on the Fourth of July, and among those, there were more fire calls...
Campaign signs south

Mass of campaign signs signal start of early voting

A mass of campaign signs seemed to spring up overnight blocks north and south of the entrance to the Oklahoma County Election Board in...
Judge LaGrange gives the oath to Cooper - 1

Cooper takes OKC Ward 7 seat, calls it “opportunity to serve”

Lee E. Cooper, Jr. was sworn in as interim Ward 7 Oklahoma City Councilman Tuesday to fill the seat of John Pettis, Jr. who...
Pickets outside Sen Lankford's office

Sen Lankford’s office picketed over border child separations

A group protesting the current U.S. policy of separating children from families attempting to cross the border gathered outside Senator James Lankford's OKC offices...
Mayor David Holt breaks ground on Convention Center project

Groundbreaking begins new OKC Convention Center construction

Groundbreaking for the new $288 million Oklahoma City Convention Center was celebrated on the construction site at SW 7th Street and Robinson Friday with...