MAPS 4 goes to the council

Published Friday, August 23, 2019
by William Crum

Mayor David Holt says the outline for MAPS 4 he will present to the city council on Tuesday “takes MAPS and the power of MAPS out to the neighborhoods and into people’s daily lives.”

Holt’s recommendation for raising an estimated $978 million over eight years concentrates on improving quality of life throughout Oklahoma City and, in significant part, for individuals living on the edges of society.

A 10-page “resolution of intent” to be considered by the city council offers hope that public investments can help lift individuals out of the traps of poverty, mental illness, domestic violence and substance abuse, and can point at-risk youth away from crime by enhancing facilities for activities from theater to video games to sports.

“This is going to change neighborhoods, and it’s going to change lives,” Holt said Friday.

Read the story on NewsOK.com.

Visit our affiliate sites

Shop Oklahoma City A new, five-story residential complex is coming to Classen Curve! Right now it's estimated that the first units could be occupied as soon as late 2021.
Shop Oklahoma City OKC's doing better than okay--and everyone else is taking notice! The city's been getting some fantastic accolades recently. Story via #VeloCityOKC
Shop Oklahoma City OKC's doing better than okay--and everyone else is taking notice! The city's been getting some fantastic accolades recently.
@okcretail Congrats, OKC: MAPS 4 passed by a landslide margin of more than 70%!
@okcretail 2020 is already ramping up to be one of the best and busiest years for OKC yet! There's ongoing MAPS projects, economic development, housing, exciting projects at the Innovation District and more.
@okcretail OKC was recently ranked among the top 10 millennial boomtowns in the US: which means that we have several Millennials coming to OKC and seeing lots of success in this market.
Welcome to OKC | Property Search | Success Stories | Districts - Regional | Districts - Neighborhood | News
maps | about us | contact us | sitemap