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City will host third park meeting Thursday

Construction is expected to begin later this year. The park will include a 40-acre upper section, and a 30-acre lower section, connected by the Skydance Bridge. “We are in the exciting final phases of the park’s master plan process,” MAPS Program Manager David Todd said. “Proposed park amenities include a great lawn for concerts and

Public meeting set for park plans

The park is one of eight voter-approved, $777 million MAPS projects set for completion in the coming decade. At $132 million, the park will include an upper 40-acre park north of Interstate 40, and a 30-acre lower park from the interstate south to the Oklahoma River. It is within the boundaries of Hudson to the

SkyDance Bridge receives national award

Situated near Harvey Avenue, the 380-foot-long, $5.8 million bridge commissioned by the city of Oklahoma City includes a sculpture of a scissor-tailed flycatcher perched on it that rises 192 feet above the highway. Americans for the Arts is a nonprofit organization that works toward the advancement of arts and education. Public art experts Jean Greer,

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

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