News & Updates

Stand Tall, Shop Small for OKC: Midtown makes local mixed-use good

Thursday, July 15, 2021

Midtown's historic Plaza Court building is the symbolic heart of the district, anchored by Chamber member and Oklahoma-born concept McNellie's Public House. The area now known as Midtown was originally home to the city’s first hospital (SSM Health St. Anthony), first grocery store, first kindergarten and more. Near the turn of the century, homes

Boldt Wins Moore Schools Bond Project

Wednesday, July 14, 2021

Moore Public Schools (MPS) students will see exciting, district-wide upgrades under construction in the next year. MPS awarded long-time construction partner The Boldt Company its $100 million bond project to make district-wide improvements such as indoor practice facilities, college and career readiness centers, state-of-the-art science labs and more.

OG&Es Silver Energy program distributes $25,000 worth of electric fans and $161,000 in PPE to seniors

Wednesday, July 14, 2021

OG&E is helping its senior customers safely and comfortably navigate through the summer. Through its Silver Energy® program, the company has distributed free fans, established cool zones, delivered meals and donated personal protective equipment (PPE) for thousands of seniors in its service area.

Stand Tall, Shop Small for OKC: The OKC Outlets

Tuesday, July 13, 2021

With an impressive and diverse array of name brands, 394,000 square feet of shopping space and proximity to I-40 there is no secret why the OKC Outlets attracts shoppers not just from all over Oklahoma but from bordering states such as Texas and Kansas. “I think the average person would be very surprised at how much out-of-state shopping the OKC

Stand Tall, Shop Small for OKC: Bricktown spotlight

Monday, July 12, 2021

Bricktown was a warehouse district before its restoration, but it now employs more than 1,000 Oklahomans in a variety of capacities and serves as a popular destination for baseball games, nightlife, shopping and so much more. “Bricktown has always been what I’ve thought of when I think of Oklahoma City. Bricktown has something for everyone:

Workplace absenteeism and its legal impact topic of Enlighten event

Tuesday, July 6, 2021

The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber’s next Enlighten event, scheduled for Aug. 6 from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. via Zoom, will examine absenteeism and absence management in the workplace. During this online event, attendees will hear valuable insights and tips from law experts from Chamber member GableGotwals, a full-service law firm based in Oklahoma City,

Stand Tall, Shop Small for OKC: Automobile Alley spotlight

Monday, July 5, 2021

The Greater OKC Chamber has relaunched the Stand Tall, Shop Small for OKC campaign to encourage Oklahoma City residents to take pride in their community and rally together in support of small businesses. If you weren’t already excited about shopping local, consider this: for every dollar spent at a locally owned store, 67 cents stays in the community

Stand Tall, Shop Small for OKC in July

Thursday, July 1, 2021

As things appear to be returning to some sense of normalcy across Oklahoma City this summer, the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber is encouraging residents to take pride in their community and rally together to help OKC small businesses re-emerge out of the pandemic. As July begins, the Chamber is once again kicking off its “Stand Tall, Shop Small for