“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.
Dallas-based Omni Hotels & Resorts could be selected to build OKC’s convention center hotel.
“I think my interest is going to be the same as everybody’s: We need better streets and sidewalks,” White said.
TIF districts provide city with development dollars and aid urban renewal efforts but leave some skeptical.
New housing measures protect citizens against discrimination because of sexual orientation, disability, age and familial status.
Oklahoma City Water Utilities Trust chooses new wastewater treatment management, the Chickasaw Nation makes a bid for The American Indian Cultural Center and Museum and Oklahoma City Council bans smoking on OKC property.
Officials find that civically minded millennials have little faith in government as voter participation declines across the state and almost all age groups.
The Union Bus Station debate brings up questions about what downtown OKC should look like in the future.