Chamber News

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.

First streetcar arrives in downtown Oklahoma City

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

The first of seven streetcars just arrived on Tuesday morning in Oklahoma City.

Green side of Oklahoma City revival catches notice

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Another anniversary hits this December when a quarter century will have passed since Oklahoma City decisively changed its course with the passage of the original Metropolitan Area Projects.

Innovation is creating a more diverse Oklahoma economy

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

We're making innovation history today in Oklahoma. In a hundred years when future generations look back, they will draw lessons from the products and solutions we are creating today.

Economy on Steady Path, 2018 Report Finds

Thursday, February 1, 2018

According to the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber’s 2018 Economic Forecast, the Oklahoma City metro economy is now on a steady recovery path, ushering in a period of growth after a slight downturn in the oil and gas sector. Oklahoma City returned to positive job growth in 2017 with about 6,900 jobs, or 1.1 percent job growth, being added during the year.