Chamber News

Chamber debuts “VeloCity"

Monday, July 9, 2018

OKLAHOMA CITY (July 9, 2018) – The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber today launched a new online portal, VeloCity, designed to share the good news about what is going on in Oklahoma City, with features on local companies and those that lead them, economic news, business locations, events, ways to get connected to the community and more. Oklahoma

Ruling makes it easier for states to collect online sales tax

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Municipal and state leaders have been voicing dreams of internet sales taxes for years, and the U.S. Supreme Court granted their wish on Thursday.

Oklahoma Shines on global BIO stage

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

About 40 Oklahoma companies joined more than 16,000 people from 74 countries at the BIO International Convention in Boston last week.

As the world’s largest biotech conference, BIO brings together a blend of researchers, manufacturers, investors and service providers in the areas of drug discovery, biomanufacturing, genomics, biofuels, nanotechnology, agriculture and cell therapy.

Oklahomans for Business and Property Owners’ Rights opposes SB 1212

Friday, May 4, 2018

The Honorable Mary Fallin Governor - State of Oklahoma State Capitol Building 2300 N. Lincoln Blvd., Room 212 Oklahoma City, OK 73105 Dear Governor Fallin: Oklahomans for Business and Property Owners’ Rights is writing to request your veto of SB 1212. We are a coalition of 50 associations, universities, businesses and law enforcement

City Council approves first Better Streets, Safer City street improvement projects

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Less than two months after Better Streets, Safer City sales tax collections began, the Oklahoma City Council has given the green light to the first projects.

CNBC analysis ranks OKC first for high salary / low cost of living combo

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Choosing the ideal place to live can be hard. Most of the time, it seems like you have to pick an area that offers a low cost of living or an expensive one that's home to high-paying jobs.

Agreements signed to move AICCM forward

Thursday, February 15, 2018

The City of Oklahoma City, the State of Oklahoma and a subsidiary of the Chickasaw Nation have closed on land agreements enabling the completion and operation of the American Indian Cultural Center and Museum (AICCM).

Timothy Tardibono selected as executive director of Oklahoma County Criminal Justice Advisory Council

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Timothy Tardibono has been selected as the Executive Director of the Oklahoma County Criminal Justice Advisory Council under a contract approved with the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber last month.