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Made in Oklahoma event

Monday, January 8, 2018

Gypsy Glam Roadshow is hosting our 2nd annual Made in Oklahoma event at Devon Boathouse on Sunday, March 4, 2018.  This event will feature Oklahoma owned businesses and Oklahoma products, Oklahoma wineries, local talent, and more.  This event is supporting Passion Community Pantry.  Admission is bring a non-perishable food item to donate to Passion Community Pantry.

Design of 17-story Omni hotel unveiled

Thursday, January 4, 2018

The first glimpse of designs for the 17-story Omni to be built next to the city's new convention center shows the hotel will front the future downtown boulevard with restaurants and bars designed also to draw visitors at the future Scissortail Park.

MAPS 3 tax is anticipated to sunset with a $28.5 million surplus

Friday, December 22, 2017

The city is projecting a surplus of $28.5 million in MAPS 3 tax, according to David Todd, MAPS program manager.

Will Rogers World Airport On Track For Record Travel Year

Friday, December 22, 2017

Will Rogers World Airport in Oklahoma City is on track to have a record travel year.

O’Connor: Skilled workforce needed

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Oklahoma City has an opportunity to grow our economy by increasing our number of skilled workers.

Criminal justice council looks at cutting case delays

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

On Monday, the Oklahoma County Criminal Justice Advisory Council learned about possible funding for a data system assessment that would pave the way for various departments to share defendant information and push cases through more quickly.

- Six Steps to Dealing with Customer Complaints -

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

At some point, everyone in business has to deal with an upset customer. The challenge is to handle the situation in a way that leaves the customer thinking you operate a great company.

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.