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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.

Railroad quiet zone begins by early March in downtown OKC

Monday, February 27, 2017

The Federal Railway Administration has approved a “quiet zone” in downtown Oklahoma City that will allow trains to move through the urban core without sounding a horn at downtown intersections.

Civic home run: The Brick launched OKC's renaissance 19 years ago

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Before the Thunder, before Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant and the NBA Finals, before hotels on virtually every corner and new downtown apartments rising by the month, before the Boathouse District, before the canal and all the restaurants and the art museum and the renovated Civic Center, before Devon Tower, Oklahoma City built a baseball park in Bricktown.

And hasn't been the same since.

Oklahoma City's gamble on Skirvin Hotel seen as a win

Sunday, February 19, 2017

The city, which contributed heavily to the $54 million renovation, is well on its way to recouping its money.

6 Oklahoma Finalists at International Business Excellence Awards

Friday, February 17, 2017

6 Oklahoma businesses are named finalists at the 2017 Business Excellence Awards competing against thousands of businesses from all around North and South America. The awards will be held at The Westin in Houston, TX on February 20, 2017.

Rehabbing a historic hub: Santa Fe Station renovation moving down the track to completion

Thursday, February 16, 2017

The first part of the four-phase Santa Fe Station renovation is about 95 percent complete.

sociallutions moves to Edmond

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

sociallutions is proud to announce our move into the Main Street Business District of Edmond 

Located at 15712 N Pennsylvania Ave Suite 4

Edmond, OK 73013