News & Updates
Tuesday, December 22, 2015
Downtown Oklahoma City during the holidays looks much different today than it did just 10 or 15 years ago. Today during the holidays, it is teeming with people who are taking part in all the Downtown in December events such as ice skating and winter tubing. Also, the decorations in Automobile Alley, Bricktown, the Myriad Botanical Gardens and the Devon
Monday, December 21, 2015
Gifts aren't just limited to what you can put under a tree this holiday season. DRTC's Employment Services Program is helping provide the gift of employment, and with it, independence, to many people throughout Oklahoma this season.
Monday, December 21, 2015
If you need to make plans for eating out on Christmas Day, here is a list of Chamber member restaurants that will be open. Special hours are noted:
Sonic 300 Johnny Bench Drive (405) 225-5000 https://www.sonicdrivein.com/menu Bricktown Brewery 1 N Oklahoma Ave. (405) 232-2739 http://www.bricktownbrewery.com/ Panera Bread Bakery-Café 3321
Friday, December 18, 2015
Hear from Oklahoma House and Senate leaders about 2016 legislative issues.
A panel of Republican and Democratic leadership will discuss issues that affect local businesses.
This annual event offers the perfect opportunity for Chamber members to meet area legislators and have a voice on the issues impacting the business community.
Panel speakers include
Wednesday, December 16, 2015
The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber's Better Life Blog is here this week to help you with your holiday shopping and all things retail in the metro. On the website, which is geared towards those who have just moved here or who want to deep-dive into the area and explore, you can:
Get the scoop on seasonal shopping (such as the Winter Shoppes at the Myriad
Monday, December 14, 2015
The Oklahoma City metro area’s population has grown by nearly 500,000 people since 1980, according to information from the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber’s research team.
And we’re still growing as more businesses arrive and people choose Oklahoma City as the place they want to live. Here is more information about our population growth
Friday, December 11, 2015
The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber’s newest issue of VeloCity, the digital magazine of Oklahoma City, examines the growing culinary culture and diverse attractions in OKC. The 38-page publication takes an in-depth look at the city’s farm-to-table movement and numerous local restaurants.
The publication also highlights the city’s cycling
Thursday, December 10, 2015
About 1,200 people on Thursday attended the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber's Annual Meeting, where a panel of key Oklahoma City leaders discussed the successes and challenges they faced as they put in place the initiatives and organizations that have spurred the city's current renaissance.
The panel, moderated by Chamber Chair David Rainbolt, BancFirst