Wednesday, December 17, 2014
By Cathy O’Connor, Guest Columnist
The Journal Record
The conversation surrounding downtown development is ever evolving, consisting of a multitude of levels. Where do we develop? What type of development should go where? Would redevelopment of a district – or the creation of a new one – be detrimental to an established district? We work
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Southwest: The Magazine
"A thriving entertainment district, a fresh food scene, and plentiful outdoor activities prove that Oklahoma is more than just OK. But before we make a break for the Sooner State’s capital, we’d like to know a bit more about you. ... "
So begins a feature on Oklahoma City in "Southwest: The Magazine" which posted online
Monday, December 1, 2014
Oklahoma ranks No. 1 on the Fraser Institute’s list of best places for ease of investment in oil and gas worldwide.
The eighth annual survey from the public policy research institute headquartered in Canada ranked 156 jurisdictions in the United States and other parts of their world based on how many regulatory and other barriers an area had that
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
We in Oklahoma City have a lot to celebrate this Thanksgiving, so as the Chamber wishes you well for the holidays, here’s a list of our own Top 10 OKC things we’re thankful for:
It doesn’t cost as much to live in Oklahoma City as it does elsewhere. The New York Times has said so recently, as has Quartz.
OKC’s thriving biosciences
Thursday, November 20, 2014
OKLAHOMA CITY, Nov. 17, 2014 – National Geographic Traveler has named Oklahoma City one of 20 must-see places in 2015. The publication sites OKC as the “pride of the plains” and highlights the Boathouse District, as well the revitalization of Automobile Alley and MidTown.
Community events highlighted in the National
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Oklahoma City came in at No. 8 among the best U.S. cities for young entrepreneurs, Forbes reports:
"Young entrepreneurs hoping to strike startup gold have a lot to take into consideration, and which U.S. city will provide the friendliest environment and the best shot at success for their new venture should absolutely be on the list.
Monday, November 10, 2014
Moves are afoot to develop an “innovation district” that would be more welcoming for the area located east of Oklahoma City’s downtown.
After spurning commercial and retail development for three decades, a sharp reversal is about to take place in the 300-acre area sometimes known as the Oklahoma Health Center, or the Health
Monday, November 3, 2014
The nation continues to hear that Oklahoma City is one of the most affordable housing markets in the country.
The New York Times focused on Oklahoma City in August when it reported on the trend of people moving to other cities specifically because of the price of housing.
"The country’s fastest-growing cities are now those where housing is more