After lengthy debate, OKC city council approves a controversial plan for a downtown boulevard.
News Clifton Adcock
Oklahoma City’s future downtown boulevard will likely be elevated over
part of Western Avenue and Classen Boulevard now that the Oklahoma City
Council has passed a measure in support of the plan.
CFN Gazette staff
Popping the question can be a daunting task for any would-be spouse,
especially in the wake of unreasonably high expectations set by romantic
comedies and those goofballs who propose on the Jumbotron at sporting
events. But David Tester, a 28-year-old OKC videographer, was up to the
challenge, and even went a tad further than your run-of-the-mill
proposal via flash mob.
Two political novices topple incumbent to win seats on Oklahoma City Council.
News Tim Farley
The Oklahoma City Council endured a shakeup last week when incumbents
Gary Marrs and Ronald “Skip” Kelly were defeated by two 30-something
political newcomers during the April 2 runoff elections.
A newly established sports consortium is tasked with helping OKC leaders pursue various sporting events to bring to the city.
Sports Tim Farley
Bringing the Summer X Games or a Grand Prix race to the metro area would
receive top priority from the Greater Oklahoma City Sports Consortium, a
not-for-profit advisory group formed earlier this year.
OKC’s municipal leaders visit Arkansas to get ideas for the MAPS 3 senior wellness centers.
News Tim Farley
Oklahoma City leaders last week received a heavy dose of best practices
and innovative ideas for the planned MAPS 3 senior wellness centers
during a day-long visit to North Little Rock, Ark.