Cornett leaves office as OKC’s 35th mayor next month, passing the gavel to mayor-elect David Holt.
Former Mayor Kirk Humphreys allegedly voiced his opinions on the roles of husbands and wives as well as an independent newsweekly in a series of unsourced videos on a local blog.
Parents and civic leaders clash with former Mayor Kirk Humphreys over his future at John Rex Charter Elementary School
The public is speaking out in response to Kirk Humphreys’ remarks on Flashpoint.
“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.”
The event will be hosted by former Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Turpen and former Oklahoma City Mayor Kirk Humphreys.
“The Ferris wheel is in that location because it’s the biggest statement we are making that Wheeler is not just about celebrating a neighborhood,” Humphreys said. “Wheeler is about celebrating the city.”
Kirk Humphreys is in hot water for comments he made on a political show, but he swears that’s not what he meant.