The way Oklahoma City and state governments interact with the people

Oklahoma County Sheriff

Feud between commissioner and Sheriff’s office revealed once again

In a meeting of the Okla County Board of County Commissioners, ongoing acrimony between one Commissioner and the Sheriff’s Office came to the forefront.
Criminal Justice Advisory Council

Cash bail assistance organization reps draw ire of district judges

Reps of The Bail Project received some sharp pushback from two of Oklahoma County's district judges and the DA's office at the CJAC meeting Thursday.
Oklahoma City Council

OKC Council acts on vaping restrictions, hears ideas for Boathouse District

OkC Council took action Tuesday on bonds, vaping restrictions, and heard reports on planned development for the Boathouse District and street improvements.
budget workshop

Caution encouraged in City’s annual budget workshop

Tuesday morning city leaders heard about budget concerns for the coming year. A local economist urged caution in the face of a potential economic downturn.
municipal court

Hurry up! OKC Municipal Courts reduced fine program ends March 31

You have less than two months to take advantage of the Oklahoma City Municipal Courts reduced fine program that began in July 2019.

City residents needed for 50 spots on MAPS 4 oversight committees

The Oklahoma City Council is calling for city residents to fill 50 spots on public oversight committees for MAPS 4 projects as they develop.
Oklahoma City Council

MAPS 4, weed farm, parking make for lively City Council meeting

Oklahoma City Council took many twists and turns through a tense exchange over MAPS 4, down-zoning for marijuana growing, parking, and economic development.
Oklahoma County Commissioners

Social Service Organizations center stage at County Comm meeting

Agencies receiving funds from the Oklahoma County Community Support Grant gave presentations at the Board of County Commissioners Monday.
Oklahoma County Jail

First reports from new CEO Greg Williams delivered to Jail Trust Monday

In a short, meeting of the Oklahoma County Criminal Justice Authority (Jail Trust), six Trustees heard reports from the Trust CEO Greg Williams.

Dangerous intersection on Oklahoma City Boulevard finally getting signals

Traffic signal construction at the intersection of S. Klein and Oklahoma City Boulevard is underway and scheduled to be completed at the end of February.