Public Forum: MAPS 4 – What’s at Stake in OKC Vote

Oklahoma City Mayor David Holt will be the featured guest at a free public forum Sept. 17 on the city’s ambitious MAPS 4 proposal that would generate close to $1 billion in public funding – much of it targeting human-services and neighborhood issues. Come with your questions.

Upcoming Forum: MAPS 4 – What’s at Stake in OKC Vote

Oklahoma City Mayor David Holt will be the featured guest at
a public forum Sept. 17 on the city’s ambitious MAPS 4 proposal that would
generate close to $1 billion in public funding – much of it aimed at addressing
human-services and neighborhood issues. The forum, which is free, will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 17, at the Oklahoma History Center. Those interested in attending are encouraged to register online.

Food Pantries Struggle With Meat, Milk as USDA Triples Food Buys

Since the USDA began buying meat, produce and dairy from U.S. farmers last fall, the food people receive from food pantries has been more fresh and nutritious. But it’s also presented challenges for those who get the food from growers’ fields to dinner tables across the country.

Video: ‘Watch-Out’ Forum on Infections, Vaccines

The resurgence of measles and spread of drug-resistant germs were the focus of this Oklahoma Watch-Out public forum. Among other things, the discussion covered the controversies surrounding vaccines and hospital efforts to control contagious diseases.