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Railroad station renovation celebrated

Friday, December 8, 2017

City leaders were marking a milestone in the depot's transformation to serve passenger rail, the MAPS 3 streetcar and, down the road, commuter and light-rail.

OK County official: Keeping justice reform moving forward

Friday, December 8, 2017

A 19-member Oklahoma County Criminal Justice Advisory Council is now in place. Its job is to advise member entities regarding the criminal justice system in the county.

MAPS 3 collections ending $22M over $777M projection

Thursday, December 7, 2017

The MAPS 3 temporary penny sales tax has already topped projected collections of $777 million and is heading into the sunset at the end of the year with an overage of more than $22 million, city officials said.

State, national economies finish 2017 strong

Thursday, December 7, 2017

The state and national economies continue to strengthen heading into 2018, a trio of Oklahoma economists said Wednesday.

Students supported through OKCPS Compact initiatives

Sunday, December 3, 2017

The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber recently held a series of four Board of Advisors small group meetings focused on public education.

More STEM graduates needed, Greater OKC Chamber is told

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Greater Oklahoma City Chamber members were urged Wednesday by the ranking military leader in Oklahoma and by an executive with Northrop Grumman to grow the state's pool of high-tech graduates.

Oklahoma at the heart of new wave of entrepreneurship

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

There have been multiple articles recently in the national press about how the middle of country is gaining attention as a source of promising technology deals.

O’Connor: Santa Fe Station on track for modern transportation

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

The newly restored Santa Fe Station, once a hub for Oklahoma City rail passengers and soon to be Oklahoma City’s new intermodal transit hub, will be the site of a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Dec. 7.