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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.
Metro Park

Project helps Metro Park neighborhood connect, improve quality of life

A new fence was being installed at the home of Cecilia Middleton in the Metro Park neighborhood as part of the "I Heart Metro Park" project.
aquatic center

City of OKC Community pools start odd-even schedule Fri, July 2

Closed for a time because the City of OKC was having trouble finding lifeguards and other staff, two community pools will open Friday, July 2.
aquatic center

Two OKC pools still not open – Parks Dept blames “challenging job market”

The City of Oklahoma City Parks and Rec Department is struggling to find enough people willing to work in the four city pools to staff them.
tiny homes

Pivot, Inc. adds new tiny homes to relieve youth homelessness

Pivot, Inc. is an Oklahoma City based service provider offering aid to young people experiencing homelessness in Oklahoma City.

Youth homelessness service provider plans expansion of space, services

Sisu, a provider for youth experiencing homelessness, has been providing care in Oklahoma City and is now set to develop its own facility.
Homeless Alliance Day Shelter

OKC shelters open day and night to defend homeless from killing cold

With temperatures in single digits, the City of Oklahoma City and other organizations are preparing to offer shelter from the killing cold.
debris removal

Oklahoma City plans final pass for storm debris removal

Oklahoma City is preparing the final pass for storm debris removal beginning February 1. Remaining storm debris should be moved to the curb.
Red Andrews Dinner

Red Andrews Dinner crew give toys, meal kits at multiple locations

It was a year like none other for the decades-old Red Andrews Christmas Dinner that had to spread out across multiple locations this year.
volunteer helping Marla Jean Hadley

Red Andrews Dinner uses multiple locations, pick-up only Christmas Eve

Previously held at the Cox Convention Center, due to the pandemic, toys and food will be for pick-up only at four locations Christmas Eve.