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Posted on: February 13, 2024 | Last Modified on: June 27, 2022

Fee structure set for City-owned EV charging stations

Effective April 1, a fee structure for use of the 11 City of Edmond-owned electric vehicle (EV) charging stations will go into effect.

Approved by City Council during its Feb. 12 meeting, EVs utilizing one of the City-owned charging stations will be charge...

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Posted on: February 15, 2024

SPOTLIGHT: Collaboration is key as Edmond grows tourism

Many amenities make Edmond a great place to live and play – and a great place for visitors.

Connecting statewide and regional meeting planners and tournament directors to the Edmond Conference Center, sports facilities and Route 66 are some examples of how...

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Posted on: February 1, 2024 | Last Modified on: June 27, 2022

Section of Post Road closed to through traffic beginning February 5

Post Road will be closed to through traffic between E. Danforth Road and E. Covell Road beginning Feb. 5 while crews from Oklahoma County (District 3) upgrade stormwater and drainage infrastructure and reconstruct the road.

To give residents and businesses...

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Posted on: February 6, 2024 | Last Modified on: June 27, 2022

Mayor’s Essay Contest Open for Entries

The 39th annual Mayor’s Essay Contest is now open for entries. The contest is open to all 1st through 5th grade students in Edmond.

Students wishing to participate will write a short essay (250-word limit) on the following topic:

If the City of Ed...

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Posted on: January 22, 2024

Transition to AMR ambulance service begins Jan. 23

AMR Ambulance

With City Council’s approval of an ordinance amendment, the transition to American Medical Response (AMR) as the provider for emergency ground transportation service within the city limits of Edmond will begin at 10 a.m. Jan. 23, 2024.

AMR replaces Emergen...

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Posted on: August 3, 2023

Downtown Edmond Projects Update: JAN. 16

This report provides updates on public and private construction projects, road/lane closures, alternative routes, and other information of importance to our downtown community. Anyone interested in getting the email notifications can sign up at https://ww...

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Posted on: January 17, 2024

SPOTLIGHT: Public safety an investment – and commitment – that matters in Edmond

When J.D. Younger talks about the City of Edmond’s investment in public safety – and the true value of it – he speaks about things beyond brick-and-mortar edifices and the latest whiz-bang technological tools.

He talks about t...

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Posted on: January 12, 2024

‘Valley of the Horse’ latest addition to City public art collection

Horse statue 1

“Valley of the Horse” – a life-sized bronze sculpture of six horses by renowned artist Paul Moore – was installed Thursday at the northwest corner of 2nd Street and Coltrane Road, the latest in the City of Edmond’s growing public art collection.

The “Valle...

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Posted on: January 9, 2024

Clark named new Assistant City Attorney for City of Edmond

Taylor Clark (FULL)

B. Taylor Clark, an attorney with more than 14 years’ experience in private practice, has been named the new Assistant City Attorney for the City of Edmond.

Clark will fill the role previously held by Madeline Sawyer, who was recently named the new City At...

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Posted on: January 3, 2024

Entz named new Assistant City Manager of Development Services

Randy Entz Portrait

Randy Entz, who has served as Director of Planning and Zoning for the City of Edmond for more than 7 years, has been named the new Assistant City Manager of Development Services.

Entz will take over from Jim Smith, who recently retired as Assistant City Ma...

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Posted on: December 11, 2023

Council approves contract with new ambulance provider

AMR Edmond ambulance

In a unanimous vote during its Dec. 11, 2023, meeting, City Council approved a contract with American Medical Response (AMR) to provide ambulance service within the city limits of Edmond.

AMR replaces Emergency Medical Services Authority (EMSA) as the emer...

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Posted on: November 2, 2023

Dozier named first Downtown Transformation Manager for Edmond

Leana Dozier (FULL)

As Edmond continues to grow, and the center city district evolves, the City of Edmond is investing in those partnerships, announcing the hiring of Leana Dozier as the first Downtown Transformation Manager.

A new position with the City, the Downtown Transfo...

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Posted on: September 11, 2023

City Council approves water, wastewater rates changes

Water project

The Edmond City Council voted 4-1 Monday night to approve a series of water rate increases to fund capital improvements to the City’s water and wastewater systems as well as costs for ongoing operations and maintenance.

The changes will help cove...

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Posted on: July 25, 2023

Closures set as demolition begins work on the City Center Complex

Phase I of the City Center Complex project began July 25, 2023, after the approval of the contract for the demolition of the Downtown Community Center (DCC) and the Planning and Public Works (PPW) building at the intersection of Main Street and Littler Av...

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