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March 2019

Speed table installation begins on Hamden Avenue at Rock Creek Road today

On Thursday March 28, 2019, work will begin on the construction of four speed tables on Hamden Avenue, between Rock Creek Road and Greens Parkway in Norman.  Silver Star Construction Company of Moore, OK will be doing the work.

Residents invited to final Vision for Norman open houses before April 2 vote

Residents are invited to attend one of the following open houses to talk about the Vision for Norman proposals that will be on the April 2 ballot. An online open house was recently added to the schedule. This will be conducted on the City’s Facebook page and questions from the comments will be answered. 

Residents are invited to provide input on Center City Form-Based Code at Thursday meeting

The City of Norman invites residents to provide input on the Center City Form-Based Code (CCFBC) at a public meeting on Thursday, March 28 at 6 p.m. in City Hall Council Chambers, 201 W. Gray St.

Jackson Drive closes between 24th Avenue East and Lone Oak Drive Monday

All lanes of Jackson Drive will be closed between 24th Avenue East and Lone Oak Drive from 8 a.m. Monday to 5 p.m. Wednesday for the installation of a 16” water line.  This street is one of two access points to the Royal Oaks Subdivision.  A detour route will be posted to direct traffic to use Newman Street. 

 

Flood Ave. narrowed at Robinson St. through Thursday morning for emergency water main repairs

The right lane of northbound Flood Ave. is closed at Robinson St. for emergency water main repairs. City Water Line Maintenance crews are on-site working to repair the break, and a contractor will be hired to re-pour the damaged concrete street. The closure is expected to last through 7 a.m. Thursday, weather pending. Drivers should plan extra travel time or locate an alternate route.

Newman St. closes between 24th Ave. East and Lone Oak Dr. Monday

Newman St. will be closed between 24th Ave. East and Lone Oak Dr. beginning at 8 a.m. Monday, March 18. This closure is expected to last approximately three hours for the installation of a 16-inch water line. This street is one of two access points to the Royal Oaks Subdivision. A detour route will be posted to direct traffic to use Jackson Drive.

City recognized at Oklahoma Arbor Week Kickoff Celebration

The City of Norman was one of 38 organizations from across Oklahoma honored at the March 7 Oklahoma Forestry Services and Oklahoma Urban and Community Forestry Council’s annual Arbor Week Kickoff.

Vision for Norman Open Houses this weekend: 2nd Friday Art Walk Friday and Ward 5 Meeting Saturday

Norman residents will have the opportunity to get their questions about the Vision for Norman proposals answered before the April 2 election at two separate open houses this weekend:

Friday, March 8
Main Street Event Center
300 E. Main Street
6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Water service interrupted for Royal Oaks Subdivision Thursday

Residents of the Royal Oaks Subdivision can expect water service interruption from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursday, March 7 for ongoing utility relocation work. The contractor relocating the thirty-inch waterlines on 24th Avenue SE, between Alameda Street and Lindsey Street will be installing a new waterline valve. This nature of the work requires that the waterline is shut off.