The way Oklahoma City and state governments interact with the people

Kickapoo Turnpike

Turnpike construction damaged County roads, but who will pay for repairs?

The newly opened Kickapoo Turnpike in the eastern part of Oklahoma County is complete, but construction has wrecked county roads around it.
Budget Board

County Budget Board votes CARES funds for small business, health info

The Oklahoma County Budget Board met Thursday to discuss what would happen with the remaining $10 million unallocated CARES Act funds.
Stavian Rodriguez news conference

Mother of Stavian Rodriguez launching lawsuit against Oklahoma City

The attorney for the mother of Stavian Rodriguez has given notice to the City of Oklahoma City of a tort claim for his death.
Bennie Edwards

“He died scared” says niece of man shot and killed by OKC police

Protesters gathered once again in front of the headquarters of the Oklahoma City Police Department in response the death of Bennie Edwards.
District map

State representatives hold Oklahoma County redistricting town hall

The Oklahoma County Redistricting Committee held a town hall to hear constituents' concerns about how district lines will be redrawn in 2021.
City Council

Council approves appeal to Supreme Court, resumes water cutoffs

The City Council of Oklahoma City, made a decision to appeal their panhandling ordinance’s constitutionality to the Supreme Court.
City Council

OKC City Council seat races start off hot first day of filing

The first day of the three-day filing period, ten candidates filed for the nonpartisan four open seats on the City Council of OKC.
Jail Trust

Trust holds off phone contract action, hears COVID reports from CEO

The Jail Trust heard reports from CEO Greg Williams about the current state of COVID-19 in the Jail and postponed action on a new phone system
Munson, Walke

After election wins, Munson and Walke take on new challenges in House

Democratic Okla House Members Collin Walke (HD-87) and Cyndi Munson (HD-85) are preparing for a new legislative year after their recent wins.
Victor Leal

Okla County small biz grant program working fast to meet Dec 9 deadline

Oklahoma Industries Authority is intensifying efforts to process applications for the Oklahoma County Small Business/nonprofit grant program.