Archive for September 2008

Union Station events

Please join us for a couple of important events in the campaign to save the Union Station rail yard. 1. Informational Presentation + Live Music Anyone who wants to learn more about the issue and what they can do to help is invitedĀ  this Thursday, September 18 from 7-9 pm to the MainSite Art Gallery […]

OU to get 100 percent of electricity from wind power

From ou.edu: Marking one of the largest renewable energy commitments ever by a public university in the United States, the University of Oklahoma Norman campus will purchase 100 percent of its electricity from wind power by 2013 with the signing today of a wind power agreement with Oklahoma Gas and Electric Company. OU also plans […]

crosstown expressway delayed

From the Daily Oklahoman: State transportation commissioners delayed action today on more than $80 million in highway and bridge contracts, including one for Oklahoma City’s Crosstown Expressway, because of pending cuts in federal highway money. “It’s grim news,” said transportation director Gary Ridley, who asked commissioners to defer projects until a shortage of Federal Highway […]