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Boulevard of compromise

The final decision on the design of the $80 million, 10.5-block boulevard ultimately lies with the Oklahoma Department of Transportation and the Federal Highway Administration. As officials have solidified plans over the last year, citizens, property owners and members of city council have spoken out against the alternative recommended by Stantec, the consulting firm hired

OnCue marks three millionth gallon of CNG sold in Oklahoma

Gary Ridley, ODOT director, and Mike Patterson, ODOT deputy director Photo by Shannon Cornman The state of Oklahoma helped provide business to those stations and other CNG fill-up points as the state fleet will be converted to CNG vehicles. Gary Ridley, director of the Oklahoma Department of Transportation, recently purchased 200 CNG vehicles for ODOT

City, state leaders dedicate SkyDance Bridge

The pedestrian bridge spans the realigned Interstate 40. For the time being it is a bridge from nowhere to nowhere, but city officials hope that will change as the surrounding Core to Shore area is developed in the coming years. From a timeworn neighborhood on the south, a gentle landscaped slope leads to the bridge