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Oklahoma County Jail

New Oklahoma County jail facility option chosen for further study

The Oklahoma County Criminal Justice Advisory Council (CJAC) voted unanimously Thursday to focus on studying a new jail facility.

Congressional map ideas heard by Oklahoma House, Senate committees

Oklahoma House and Senate redistricting committee heard several public map presentations Tuesday morning at the State Capital. 
Debris removal

City of OKC begins storm-delayed trash collection and debris removal

The City of Oklahoma City has announced that it will begin catch-up trash collection and storm debris removal on Wednesday, Oct. 20.
Oklahoma County Jail

Jail Trust adopts timeline for implementing action recommendations

The Oklahoma County Jail Trust adopted a timeline for implementing some recommendations from the Detention Center Action Committee (DCAC).

City of Oklahoma City offers signing bonuses for hard-to-fill positions

The City of Oklahoma City is using bonuses as one way of competing in the labor marketplace to find the best hires in hard-to-fill positions.
Oklahoma County

Commissioners allocate money to rental assistance, finalize Triple X Road contracts

The Oklahoma County Commissioners allocated money to rental assistance and approved final contracts on the Triple X Road project.
OKC City Council

OKC City Council tables loyalty oath resolution, considers futsal future

OKC City Council tabled a resolution affirming the Constitutional oath of office that each council member takes, and gave money to OK County.

Jail study ‘listening session’ shows divide between consultants, residents

Leaders of the 2nd listening session on possible solutions for the problematic Oklahoma County Jail found themselves facing an angry crowd.
Moore, Oklahoma

Moore City Council approves Police Dept spending, commercial zoning ord

Moore City Council met for the first time in October to discuss Police Department spending and a change to commercial zoning.
redistricting plan

How Oklahomans can participate in the upcoming redistricting process

Participate in the redistricting process by submitting their own map proposals for state congressional districts by this Sunday, Oct. 10.