Archive for September 2009

ACOG hosting transit plan open house

Central Oklahoma residents interested in transportation issues are invited to an open house meeting. When: Tuesday, October 6, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Where: Oklahoma City Community Foundation, 1000 N. Broadway. The Association of Central Oklahoma Governments (ACOG) is hosting the event to encourage public comments that will help kickoff the development of Encompass […]

Sad Day

Statement from OnTrac: It was reported to us yesterday that construction crews have commenced work on removing the old passenger platforms at Union Station as part of the final phase of the new Crosstown Expressway.  Clearly, this marks the beginning of the demolition and excavation work that will eliminate Union Station’s railyard. We are deeply […]

OU to host public lectures on disappearance of native languages

From The Associated Press: Linguistics experts at the University of Oklahoma will hold a series of public presentations on the disappearance of indigenous languages. Some estimate that more than 50 percent of American Indian languages will be lost over the next 20 years. Linguistic anthropology professor Mary Linn designed a course that will include a […]