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Posted on: September 22, 2020

Celebrate Bike to Work Day Event this Friday

Everyone is invited to join the Edmond Bicycle Committee and other friends of bicycling this Friday, September 25th, for the annual Bike to Work Day event. All participants are asked to gather by 7:30 am at the Festival Market Place located at 30 W. First...

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Posted on: September 21, 2020

Edmond Electric’s Community Powered Hero Contest

Our community works together to help us all make Edmond a great place to grow. As your community-owned utility, Edmond Electric provides power to help our community members do amazing things. We want to know: Who are the heroes in our community? Everyone ...

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Posted on: September 21, 2020

Mayor Dan O’Neil to Honor Public Servant Bud Fisher

Mayor Dan O’Neil has declared Wednesday, September 23rd, as “Bud Fisher Day” in the City of Edmond. A reception and short program honoring Mr. Fisher will be held at 9 a.m. on the south patio of the City First building locate...

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Posted on: September 18, 2020

Residents Offered Free Trees Through Energy Saving Trees Program

Edmond Electric and The Arbor Day Foundation are teaming up once again to bring our community the Energy-Saving Trees Program. This program offers free trees along with an easy-to-use online mapping tool to take the guesswork out of tree planting. By ente...

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Posted on: August 25, 2020

Face Covering Ordinance Takes Effect on Wednesday, August 26

The Edmond City Council’s ordinance requiring face coverings while inside any indoor place open to the public goes into effect on Wednesday, August 26.  The ordinance was adopted on July 27 and is currently scheduled to expire at midnig...

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Posted on: August 24, 2020

Solid Waste Suspends Additional Cart Orders Due to Supply Limitations

The City of Edmond’s solid waste department is indefinitely suspending new orders for extra solid waste carts. The change will begin immediately and is necessary as the city’s cart supplier has extended order turnaround time from three...

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Posted on: August 20, 2020

Third Street Closing for Quiet Zone Work

Continued work on quiet zone improvements will impact the railroad crossing at Third Street. This work is part of an ongoing project to upgrade all eleven railroad crossings for implementation of the quiet zone in Edmond.

The Third Street project will begi...

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Posted on: July 31, 2020

Covell Road Closure Set for Phase II of Widening Project

Covell Widening - May 2020

Beginning on Friday, August 7th, a full closure of Covell Road will be required between Griffin Boulevard and Lamond Hill Avenue.  The closure is expected to last through the early part of December while contractors install storm sewer structures...

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Posted on: July 14, 2020

City Council Issues Amended Declaration of Emergency; Business Signs Required

The Edmond City Council has amended its Declaration of Emergency related to community spread of COVID-19 that has previously been in place since June 15. This amended Declaration of Emergency is subject to further change by the City Council at future sche...

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

Covell Widening Project Begins on Monday, May 18

Covell Widening - May 2020

On Monday, May 18th, work to widen Covell Road between Coltrane Road and Sooner Road will begin.  This project is expected to take 260 days to complete with cooperative weather.

The specific area of Covell Road being widened begins at Covell Lane ...

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Posted on: May 7, 2020

Edmond Electric Postpones Touch-A-Truck Event Until Fall

Edmond Electric hosts its annual Touch-a-Truck event each June to raise funds for The Hope Center of Edmond. This year, due to COVID-19 precautions, the event is being postponed until the fall.

Touch-A-Truck is a fundraising event that provides kids of all...

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Posted on: April 27, 2020

City Council Declaration of Emergency Will Expire May 1

The Edmond City Council has unanimously voted to allow the current Declaration of Emergency related to community spread of COVID-19 to expire at midnight on Friday, May 1.  Beginning that day, businesses will be allowed to reopen under the Three-...

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Posted on: February 27, 2020

City of Edmond and OSU Host Free Outdoor Water Conservation Classes

As part of our continued efforts to ensure a healthy supply of water for the future, the City of Edmond Water Resources Department has partnered with the Oklahoma State University (OSU) Cooperative Extension Service on a second year of educational outreac...

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