Posted on: March 29, 2017

Ribbon Cutting for SCIP Recreational Trail postponed due to heavy rains

The ribbon cutting ceremony and grand opening of the SCIP Recreational Trail has been postponed due to heavy rains to Saturday, April 8, beginning at 10:00 a.m.

We will keep you updated if weather forces another delay.  Thank you.

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Posted on: March 28, 2017

75th Anniversary Commemorative Pole Banners Available to Purchase

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Just in time for the 75th Anniversary celebration this year, the anniversary committee is selling beautiful commemorative pole banners that will include either your individual, business or family name.  The banners will be hung throughout 2017.

If you...

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Posted on: March 27, 2017

SCIP Recreational Trail set to open April 1

Midwest City has set the grand opening for its newest recreational, off-road bike trail, the SCIP Recreational Trail, for Saturday, April 1, beginning at 10:00 a.m.

The public is invited to attend the opening and ride the trails after the brief ceremony. &...

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Posted on: March 23, 2017

Redevelopment strategies to be presented on Heritage Park Mall

Catalyst Commercial will be presenting three strategies for the possible redevelopment of the Heritage Park Mall property during the upcoming City Council meeting to be held on Tuesday, March 28.  The meeting will be held in the Council Chambers,...

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Posted on: March 21, 2017

City selling co-mingled gardening compost

Just in time for spring and summer gardening the City of Midwest City is selling its co-mingled compost.

The compost, which is produced at the new city compost facility, is co-mingled with bio solids and yard waste.  According to officials, the co...

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Posted on: March 20, 2017

Mayor Matt Dukes' March Message

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It has been a challenging two weeks. The loss of two friends reminds me that what I do as a person to forge and maintain relationships is vitally important, and in the end, that’s all you have. When it is your turn, in that box, in front of the ...

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Posted on: March 11, 2017

MWC Police warn citizens to beware of scammers

SCAM Alert!  The Midwest City Police Department is warning of two recent scams that have resurfaced.

The scammers are targeting seniors by calling and stating a family member is in jail, usually in a distant town or even another country. They are dema...

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Posted on: March 2, 2017

Tax Increment District project plan moves on to the City Council for consideration

As has been reported earlier, the City Council appointed the Midwest City Local Development Act Review Committee (Committee) to review and make recommendations concerning a mixed-use commercial development project proposed by Sooner Investment Group, Inc....

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

Police Chief Clabes named to Medal of Valor Review Board

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Midwest City Police Chief Brandon Clabes was recently named to the Medal of Valor Review Board.  Notification was sent to Clabes by Speaker of the House Paul Ryan.

The board consists of 11 members and their primary responsibility is to review all the ...

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Posted on: February 22, 2017

Mayor's Message - February 2017

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As you can imagine, the last few weeks have been very busy at City Hall. The word is finally out about the Warren Theater being built east of the Academy Sports. This is a game changer for Midwest City bringing back an entertainment venue that has been ab...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

Second Annual Covered in Color Sidewalk Chalk Competition and Arts & Crafts Festival Set for April 8

Midwest City celebrates its 75th Anniversary during the second annual Covered in Color Sidewalk Chalk Competition and Art & Crafts Festival. This family-friendly event will be held Saturday, April 8 in the Charles J. Johnson Central Park at Town Cente...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

Warren Theatres, Inc. announces plan to build new theater in Midwest City

William “Bill” Warren, Founder and President of Warren Theatres, Inc. announced that his company is planning to build and operate a new theater in Midwest City, OK.  If the project plan is adopted by the City Council, it will ...

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

39th Annual Citizens Police Academy receiving applications

Now in its 39th year, the Midwest City Police Department has announced registration is open for its Citizens Police Academy.

The Academy is designed for citizens who are interested in taking an inside look at the daily operations of the Midwest City Police...

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

Mayor Dukes presents 2016 State of the City address

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Mayor Matt Dukes recently presented his 2016 State of the City address.  Following is the address in its entirety:

It is an exciting time in Midwest City, Oklahoma. This year, we celebrate our 75th anniversary and join Tinker AFB in celebrating their ...

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Posted on: January 30, 2017

City Council approves contracts for new recreational trails

The City Council has approved entering in a contract with Tony Boone Trails, L.L.C. (Contractor) in the amount of $50,000 to provide design/construction services for a new Soldier Creek Industrial Park (SCIP) Recreational Trail.

In addition, the council ap...

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Posted on: January 26, 2017

City Council passes resolution which reduces budget appropriations

The City Council has passed a resolution which reduces budget appropriations to city departments for fiscal year 2016-17 due to declining revenue.

Per Finance Director/Treasurer Christy Barron, the largest revenue sources to the city’s general fu...

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Posted on: January 19, 2017

Police Chief Clabes recipient of Clara Luper Community Service Award

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Midwest City Police Chief Brandon Clabes has been named the recipient of the 2017 Clara Luper Community Service Award from the Martin Luther King, Jr. Prayer Breakfast organization.

Clabes has served as Police Chief since 1999.  Throughout his yea...

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Road Construction on S.E. 15th ST to begin week of January 16

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Extensive road construction and improvements are scheduled to begin next Monday, January 16 on sections of S.E. 15th ST., between Westminster RD and Anderson RD.

Midwest City, in partnership with the Oklahoma Department of Transportation (ODOT) will be wid...

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

City Council approves process to create a new Tax Increment Finance District

Tuesday, the City Council approved a resolution declaring its intent to consider the designation of a portion of the city as a Tax Increment Finance District (TIF).  Council hopes the TIF District will help jump start development in an area where...

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