In Oklahoma, the National Park Service estimates there are $19.9 million in deferred maintenance for sites.
A customized revenue solution for delivering teacher stipends moves forward.
A grassroots coalition makes another customized proposal to generate funding for teacher bonuses.
Oklahoma City voters could deliver a $730.5 million investment for roads through a combination of proposed sales and property taxes
Some want the money to fund infrastructure improvements, and others believe the money should go to schools.
The bond referendum and MAPS projects would fund further infrastructure and capital improvement projects in OKC.
Mayor Mick Cornett recently announced he will not be seeking re-election, and many have already thrown their names into the ring.
“The only people in the whole mix that say these earthquakes aren’t man-made and not caused by wastewater disposal wells are those directly in the business,” Reid said.
General obligation bonds pay for infrastructure and renovation projects like road resurfacing, improving parks and building public spaces like libraries.
Questions about its economic benefit to the city surround plans for a convention center hotel.