Oklahoma City’s August general fund sales tax collections were up 2.3 percent compared to the same month last year.
There is little argument that sporting events bring in big dollars. The way proceeds trickle into the local economy is, however, debated extensively among economists.
OKC small business owners have a favorable opinion of the state’s small business environment.
Oklahoma City was recently named the 10th best city to start a small business by a San Francisco based professional services website.