Oklahoma City

Advertising opportunities available for your business

Monday, October 25, 2021

Reach the Chamber’s engaged, active audience of community and business leaders through available advertising opportunities in 2022. VELOCITY NEWSLETTER With a monthly distribution of more than 8,000 digital copies, the VeloCity newsletter communicates topics that are relevant to the business community. Single-placement ad rates start at $375. 2022

CJAC annual report highlights improvements at the Oklahoma County Detention Center

Thursday, October 21, 2021

In its most recent annual report, the Oklahoma County Criminal Justice Authority detailed the positive changes implemented at the Oklahoma County Detention Center (ODOC) in Fiscal Year 21. Despite taking over during a global pandemic, civic unrest and, more recently, a labor shortage, Oklahoma County Detention Center (OCDC) staff undertook major repairs to

OKC taking steps to reduce homelessness

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Anyone that has driven in Oklahoma City in recent years has no doubt noticed what appears to be a significant increase in the city’s homeless population. Whether it shows up as more panhandlers on street corners, more homeless camps popping up across the metro or more people sleeping under bridges or overpasses, homelessness is an epidemic that

Subscribe to the 'AudaCity' OKC podcast

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

VeloCity's new "AudaCity" OKC show aims to bring you the Oklahoma City you should know about and get you the inside scoop on what's going on in your OKC. Whether it's food, beer, bikes, city policy, MAPS, events, new developments, neighborhoods, legislative issues and more, we'll cover it here. Join us in our quest to help make OKC great! Subscribe here:

Pay a visit to OK Contemporary’s newest exhibition: Open World

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Video games have been prevalent in contemporary culture for decades. Given the sheer number of players (more than 166 million Americans, according to a 2018 Entertainment Software Association survey) and the amount of revenue created ($134.9 billion in 2018), video games exert a huge impact on contemporary life. Visual artists are gamers too —as

Help make OKC even better

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

With over 620 square miles, you probably know that from a size perspective Oklahoma City is one of the largest cities in the U.S. While the City of Oklahoma City does an amazing job of filling potholes, cleaning graffiti and fixing other code violations, there is a lot of ground to cover in Oklahoma City so they can’t catch everything. The good news

Oklahoma City makes sizable gains in 2020 Census, will benefit from growth

Thursday, October 7, 2021

The United States Census Bureau in August released data from the 2020 U.S. Census revealing that the city of Oklahoma City was one of just 14 cities nationwide to add more than 100,000 people from 2010 to 2020. Oklahoma City saw a 17.4% increase in its population from 579,999 residents to 681,054 residents over that time period, placing it as the 22nd

Connect and collaborate in Oklahoma City’s Innovation District

Tuesday, October 5, 2021

Oklahoma City’s Innovation District is an epicenter for collaboration, innovation, opportunity, and economic growth. Claiming 1.3 square miles of the downtown area, the district is home to our city’s bioscience sector, along with many other businesses within the aerospace, technology, healthcare, manufacturing, and energy industries. RELATED: