Friday, January 8, 2016
The discussion about Oklahoma City's streetcar project continues as the city continues the implementation of the latest phase of its Metropolitan Area Projects (or MAPS 3 for short). Here's a recent update about the project from The Better Life OKC blog, the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber's go-to place for those who are new to the area:
Ding ding ding, the
Monday, January 4, 2016
The MAPS 3 West River Trail opened in the summer of 2015 and connects the Lake Overholser Trails (and here) to the Oklahoma River Trail. It winds through wooded areas and along Crystal Lake, providing a natural backdrop as you make your way through western OKC. The West River Trail is part of OKC’s Trails Master Plan, the blueprint for a more
Thursday, December 31, 2015
USA Today added Oklahoma City to its list of must-visit destinations in 2016.
Wednesday, December 30, 2015
By Scott Meacham For The Oklahoman
It's that time of the year again — a time for facing forward while looking back at what has occurred over the past year.
In the world of startups, there's no time to waste waiting for the last chorus of Auld Lang Syne, so at i2E we are briefly pausing to reflect on 2015's accomplishments as we are already preparing
Monday, December 28, 2015
As the Oklahoma Boathouse District prepares for the opening of the RIVERSPORT Rapids Whitewater Rafting and Kayaking Center in 2016, there are plenty of other things to keep families of all ages entertained on the Oklahoma River and at Lake Overholser and Lake Hefner.
Mike Knopp, executive director of the Oklahoma City Boathouse Foundation, recently
Wednesday, December 23, 2015
The last five years have seen a quantum leap in Oklahoma City's inventory of ambitious one-of-a-kind restaurants. With a keen instinct of what's needed next -- and where -- a handful of savvy chefs and entrepreneurs has broadened the city's culinary horizons.
In the latest issue of VeloCity, our e-magazine, the Chamber takes a look at these restaurants,
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
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