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Good aim?

Russell Claus Planning Director City of Oklahoma City 2012 Goals: 1. Continue to work toward making OKC the shining city on the plains that it must become. 2. Take the family to Yellowstone/Tetons this summer so that we can get as close to a grizzly as possible without being eaten. (Note to self: Stock up

City receives Brownfields grant for Downtown park

The $132 million Downtown Public Park will include 40-acres north of Interstate 40, and 30 acres south of the interstate connected by the recently-opened $5.8 million SkyDance Bridge. The grant was through the EPA’s Brownfields Program. It helps states, communities and other stakeholders to work together to remediate contaminated lands for reuse and redevelopment. The

Expert Q&A: Sustainability

Jennifer Gooden, sustainability director for the city of Oklahoma City JG: Yes, the Sustainability Office was created in 2009. I think of sustainability as a way of doing business that accounts for the impacts of our activities – positive and negative – on our community’s ability to thrive over time. It’s about increasing efficiency, reducing