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Cornett gives ninth state of the city speech

Mayor Mick Cornett Photo by Mark Hancock About 1,500 attended the event held at the Cox Convention Center, and hosted by the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber. Cornett said he didn’t get everything done he would have liked in 2012, but was content with progress on MAPS 3, praise from near and far for the city,

State sees increases, declines in fiscal year 2012

Collections in June fell into negative territory compared to the same month last year due to a 42-percent drop in gross production collections. Miller attributed the drop to a decline in revenue from oil and gas production. The portion of total monthly collections coming from oil and natural gas production has dropped from 10.3 percent

Mayor hosts yearly development roundtable

Nichols was on hand at the annual Mayor’s Development Roundtable May 16 to receive the Award for Outstanding Development for the company’s $750 million world headquarters Downtown. Cornett said after years with few businesses opening, he had lost count how many have come online since last year’s event. In that 2011 address, he didn’t have