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OKG Newsletter

Topic: economic development

Rise up

Big plans are in store for a retail space at N.W. 23rd Street and Walker Avenue, to be redubbed The Rise.


Kelley Chambers
N.W. 23rd Street is on the rise.
Tuesday, October 2, 2012

All about TIF

Downtown reaps the benefits of tax increment finance districts.


An economic development program created to improve blighted areas is doing better than expected in downtown Oklahoma City, according to the city’s primary private-sector partner for economic development.
Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Parking avenues

The growth of downtown OKC spurs a need for more parking — a lot more.


Tim Farley
Oklahoma City’s downtown growth explosion the last few years would give any economic development director a euphoric high.
Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Conventional wisdom

Questions and concerns surround OKC’s would-be convention center hote


Tim Farley
Uncertainty hovers over Oklahoma City’s proposed convention center hotel, as industry experts suggest financing the project with tax money could be dangerous.
Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Death by a thousand cuts


Mickey Hepner
It’s just a little tax cut. It can’t hurt anything, can it?
Wednesday, June 5, 2013