Tag Archives: Catherine O’Connor

Forming the Alliance

With the formation in May of the Alliance for Economic Development of Oklahoma City, board members and the group’s executive director requested $424,000 to finish the 2010-11 fiscal year and carry it through the 2011-12 fiscal year. The City Council approved a contract between the group and the city, but questions remain as to where

Two proposals in final running for urban development contract

Oklahoma City Urban Renewal Authority commissioners narrowed the field of developers from four to two June 9 for apartment proposals at NW 13 Street and Walker Avenue, where Mercy Hospital once sat. Questions were raised about financing, plans to hold the projects long term, the amount of retail and parking each would have, and placement