Mark Beffort, perhaps the most respected and influential player in the downtown office market, is looking forward to some relief in the parking shortage as 1,800 new spaces open up from the Arts District to Midtown.
Americans have never hesitated to pack up the U-Haul in search of the big time, a better job or just warmer weather. But these days, domestic migrants are increasingly driven by the quest for cheaper housing.
A large portion of northeast Oklahoma City centered at NE 23 and Martin Luther King Avenue was declared “blighted” Tuesday by the Oklahoma City Council after the panel received a new study showing the area is struggling with high unemployment and crime, plummeting home ownership, unsafe conditions and crumbling buildings and infrastructure.
Longtime eyesores are being converted into jewels as Oklahoma City developers take on challenges to renew buildings.
a 220-foot-high amusement ride might or might not become a reality in Bricktown, but overall momeentum downtown is unquestionably giddy as the city moves beyond the 20th anniversary of the original Metropolitan Area Projects.
The Alliance was created in 2011 to better serve the economic development needs of Oklahoma City. With its collaboration with city and private entities, the Alliance acts as a “one-stop-shop” for businesses in need of assistance from the public sector.
The Oklahoma City Urban Renewal Authority is the leading public redevelopment agency of Oklahoma City. It is empowered through state law with certain financial resources and legal mechanisms. Urban Renewal is charged with the revitalization of the City's urban neighborhoods and the enhancement of its quality of life.