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Posted on: May 20, 2019

Recycling Changes and Severe Weather Tips

Severe weather image from NWS for Monday


All recycling services normally scheduled for today, Monday May 20th, have been canceled and all affected customers will be picked up Wednesday.  All trash routes will be serviced as normally scheduled today without interruption.&nbs...

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National Weather Service Norman's Website MWC News & Announcements
Posted on: May 14, 2019

ONG Franchise Agreement on the Ballot for June 11

Voting Day

On June 11, Midwest City residents will vote on a franchise agreement between our City and Oklahoma Natural Gas (ONG). 

Franchise agreements are contracts with utilities that use our rights of way in order to provide services to our community.

The ...

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Example of the Ballot MWC News & Announcements
Posted on: May 8, 2019

Registration Open for 2019 Junior Golf League

Jr Golfer

The Hidden Creek Golf Course 2019 Junior Golf League is scheduled to begin on July 10 at 10 a.m. and end on July 31. Junior golfers can sign up in person at 3210 Belaire Drive or by calling 732-9999 by July 1.

Each player will play once a week for four wee...

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MWC News & Announcements
Posted on: May 3, 2019

We Reflect Back on the May 3, 1999 Tornado

Tornado Damage

On the 20th anniversary of the tornado that destroyed homes and businesses and took the lives of four Midwest City residents, we reflect back on how the tornado impacted our city, how we responded, and how we've recovered.

See our short - just under 10 min...

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May 3 Tornado Video MWC News & Announcements
Posted on: April 29, 2019

Former Midwest City Council member dies


Former Midwest Council member Charlie Joyner died Sunday, April 28.

Joyner worked for the Midwest City Fire Department for 22 years and served as the chief of the department from 1986 to 1988. He was later elected to City Council where he served as the rep...

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MWC News & Announcements
Posted on: April 25, 2019

MWC Council Approves Contract with Next City Manager

Tim Lyon

The next city manager in Midwest City will be a familiar face. After spending nearly 19 years with the city, Assistant City Manager Tim Lyon will be promoted to city manager on June 13.

Lyon’s career in Midwest City started in 2000 as the director of human...

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MWC News & Announcements
Posted on: March 14, 2019

Midwest City Manager Resigns After Nearly 40 Years

Guy Henson photo

Midwest City Manager Guy Henson has announced his resignation after nearly 40 years with the city. Henson, whose last day will be June 12, has managed the city since December 2005 but his tenure began more than 25 years before that.

Henson’s career in Midw...

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News story about MWC recovery after the tornado MWC News & Announcements
Posted on: March 7, 2019

Arbor Day Foundation Names Midwest City Tree City USA

Tree City USA Graphic

Midwest City was recently named a 2018 Tree City USA community for its commitment to urban forestry.  It is the 38th year Midwest City has earned this national recognition.   Midwest City met the four standards to become a Tree ...

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Additional Info about Tree City USA MWC News & Announcements
Posted on: July 18, 2018

Recycling Information and Route Map

We have recently changed our routes and schedule for curbside collection of your recyclables. To help answer any questions you may have about the changes, we wanted to provide a link to a printable route map and schedule.

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Recycling Route and Schedule MWC News & Announcements
Posted on: July 13, 2018

SCIP Recreational Trail Named Public Works Project of the Year

SCIP Recreational Trail

The American Public Works Association Oklahoma Chapter (APWA-OK) named the City of Midwest City’s SCIP Recreational Trail as the state’s 2018 Project of the Year in the category for projects less than $5 million. The award was presented to Acting Mayor Pa...

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