“In the beginning, we didn’t call it 16th Street because 20 years ago, no one wanted to go south of 63rd Street,” Hogan said. “We just talked about the Plaza District. … A lot of things have changed.”
They often attract vandals and partiers and are seen as eyesores that are detrimental to neighborhoods.
Plans are underway to build a Warren Theatre in north OKC, but some residents aren’t happy about it.
Oklahoma’s Children First partners with first-time, low-income moms and families to build safe, stable, healthy homes for children.
“The line I use and nobody has ever contested it is, ‘No city in America has come as far as fast as Oklahoma City,’” said Mayor Mick Cornett. “The ballpark was the beginning.”
OKCPS’ Northeast Task Force works to develop recommendations for change in northeast Oklahoma City schools.
New development includes a church, a Pilates studio, furniture and home decor shops and a cafe.
Dallas-based Omni Hotels & Resorts could be selected to build OKC’s convention center hotel.
“The whole kitchen gained 50 percent capacity,” Fiaccone said. “We had reached critical mass.”
“I think my interest is going to be the same as everybody’s: We need better streets and sidewalks,” White said.