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Significant progress continues on MAPS 3 Projects

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Three MAPS 3 projects celebrated recent milestones as they continue to impact the landscape of Oklahoma City’s quality of life.

Chamber offers program to support Tinker

Friday, March 10, 2017

For 75 years, Tinker Air Force Base has been a critical component of the Oklahoma City community. The Chamber offers a way to not only support the base, but also to stay informed with its growth and development throughout the year. “Tinker Air Force Base and Oklahoma City have seen mutual success because of the unique, supportive partnership they

City seeks citizen help to name MAPS 3 downtown park

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Mayor Mick Cornett launched a campaign Tuesday to let city residents name the massive MAPS 3 downtown park.

Read the latest issue of The POINT!

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

The March POINT! is now available online. 

Streuli: OKC Zoo is on a tear

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Here’s what I didn’t know but should have: The Oklahoma City Zoo is on a tear. More than 1 million people per year have visited the zoo each of the last several years, and the zoo set a new attendance record of 1,070,388 visitors in 2016.

First MAPS 3 wellness center opens

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

The first of four city-owned, senior wellness centers formally opened in north Oklahoma City Tuesday with a long list of potential members already collected, officials said.

Oklahoma City is One Step Closer to a New Convention Center

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

The Oklahoma City City Council voted today and approved the preliminary report for the new $288M downtown Oklahoma City Convention Center. Since 2010, The City of Oklahoma City and Populous have been working together to build a new convention center through the Metropolitan Area Projects 3 (MAPS 3), a 1-cent self-funded sales tax initiative passed in 2009 by Oklahoma City voters.

Allegiant launching twice-weekly nonstop flights between OKC and Los Angeles

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Low-cost carrier Allegiant will offer twice-weekly nonstop seasonal flights to Los Angeles from Oklahoma City, the company said Tuesday.