Oklahoma City

'Love Your OKC' Coalition formed to support MAPS 4

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Mayor David Holt and Campaign Co-Chair Percy Kirk announced the formation of the “Love Your OKC Coalition," which will campaign in support of MAPS 4.

CVB records another successful year

Monday, September 9, 2019

The Oklahoma City Convention and Visitors Bureau, a division of the Chamber, concluded another successful fiscal year on June 30. According to the CVB’s recently released Annual Report, the Oklahoma City convention and visitor industry continues to see growth and success in the wake of new additions to the Oklahoma City attraction market. For the

Oklahoma City Council approves MAPS 4 package, special election to be Dec. 10

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Mayor David Holt and the Oklahoma City Council approved an ambitious and unique MAPS 4 package for voters to consider in a special election on Dec. 10. “MAPS 4 is a broad package that meets many needs in our city – most notably in our neighborhoods and in our daily lives. It also enhances our quality of life and promises to diversify our

Website connects developers, businesses, investors

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Opportunity zones represent a new way to invest in the Oklahoma City renaissance. This week, we are unveiling the website www.okcopportunityzones.com to market our opportunity zones to potential projects, businesses and investors. The site allows projects and business owners in an opportunity zone to enter information about their project, including the

Pratt & Whitney announces OKC expansion

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Pratt & Whitney’s (P&W) Oklahoma City expansion plans, announced at the Paris Air Show, are the beginning of likely more aerospace growth in the metro, said Roy Williams, president and CEO at the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber. P&W is the world leader in design, manufacture, and service of aircraft and helicopter engines. The company

The Bricktown canal in its 20th year: a symbol of OKC's renaissance

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

The Bricktown canal is having a birthday party, and you’re invited! In fact, the entirety of OKC is invited! After all, what would Bricktown be like without its iconic canal? Difficult as that may be to imagine, that was the far-less-scenic reality up until only 20 years ago. So how did we get the canal in the first place? In 1993, the first MAPS

Scissortail Park opens in 100 days

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

In downtown Oklahoma City, two MAPS 3 projects are still under construction, but one opens in 100 days. The $132-million Scissortail Park will celebrate its grand opening later this year, with a live concert on the newly-named Love’s Travel Stops Stage and Great Lawn. The staff at the Park Management Company, which also oversees Myriad Gardens, is

OKC hits it out of the park with Women’s College World Series

Monday, June 3, 2019

When the first pitch is thrown on May 30 at this year’s NCAA Women’s College World Series it will be the 29th time the tournament has been held in Oklahoma City. The week-long event brings 70,000 spectators to OKC each year. As part of an agreement to keep the series at the USA Softball Hall of Fame Complex, the venue had to undergo millions of