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New pictures give the best view yet of Oklahoma City's streetcars

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

New images released Tuesday show Oklahoma City's first two streetcars outside the manufacturing plant where they are being prepared for shipment.

Will Rogers World Airport sets passenger traffic record

Friday, January 12, 2018

Will Rogers World Airport set a record for passenger traffic in 2017, nearing the 4 million mark.

Tinker Air Force Base on fast track for hiring

Friday, January 12, 2018

Tinker AFB is looking for employees with a wide array of skills to fill more than 1,000 jobs.

Oklahoma business, civic leaders offer revenue, reform package

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Frustrated by a legislative budget impasse that has stalled state progress, a statewide coalition of Oklahoma business and civic leaders proposed a comprehensive solution Thursday that would increase state revenues, fund $5,000 teacher pay raises and alter the structure of state and county government.

Oklahoma City's budget proposal calls for more police, firefighters

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Oklahoma City's 2018-19 budget adds 81 police officers and 39 firefighters, making good on a promise to strengthen the ranks in exchange for a ‘yes' vote on a quarter-cent sales tax increase.

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.