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Posted on: August 5, 2020

City of Edmond & UCO Invite Users to New EV Charging Stations

EV Station Opening at UCO

The City of Edmond and the University of Central Oklahoma (UCO) recently celebrated the opening of six new Electric Vehicle (EV) charging stations in the community. The Level 2 charging stations are free to use by the public and were funded through just o...

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Posted on: August 3, 2020

Fifteenth Street Narrowing for Quiet Zone Work on Monday, August 10

Continued work on quiet zone improvements will impact the railroad crossing at 15th Street. This work is part of an ongoing project to upgrade all eleven railroad crossings for implementation of the quiet zone in Edmond.

The 15th Street project will begin ...

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News Releases
Posted on: July 31, 2020

Westminster Road Closure Begins Tuesday, August 4

Westminster Road Closure

Work to repair a storm pipe under Westminster Road will begin on Tuesday, August 4th.  The project is expected to take approximately four days with cooperative weather.

The area of Westminster Road impacted is between Coffee Creek Road and Sorghum...

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News Releases
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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News Releases
Posted on: July 31, 2020

Fifth Street Closing for Quiet Zone Work

Quiet Zone Upgrades - Fifth Street

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

The Fifth Street project...

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News Releases
Posted on: July 28, 2020

City Council Adopts Ordinance Requiring Face Coverings Effective August 26

The Edmond City Council has adopted an ordinance requiring face coverings while inside any indoor place open to the public.  The ordinance will go into effect in 30 days, Wednesday, August 26, as determined by the Edmond City Charter.  T...

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News Releases
Posted on: July 17, 2020

First Street Closing for Quiet Zone Work

Quiet Zone Upgrades - First Street

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

The First Street project...

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News Releases
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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News Releases
Posted on: July 10, 2020

City of Edmond Offices Returning to Restricted Access

In response to the increasing numbers of COVID-19 cases in Edmond and Oklahoma County, the City of Edmond is returning to restricted public access at most city offices on Monday, July 13th.  This change is being made for the safety of city employ...

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News Releases
Posted on: July 2, 2020

Urban Forestry Seeks Landscape Improvement Award Nominations

Nominations for Edmond’s Landscape Improvement Award are now open and will be accepted until August 5th. Homeowner associations or neighborhood groups that have enhanced their neighborhood environment through the planting of trees and other land...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 24, 2020

Edmond Road & Kelly Avenue Overlays Beginning Tuesday, June 30

Work to resurface two one-mile sections on Edmond Road and Kelly Avenue is slated to begin Tuesday, June 30th.  The project is expected to take approximately five weeks with cooperative weather.

The first specific area to be resurfaced is Edmond R...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 23, 2020

Edmond Reminds Residents of Mandatory Regional Water Conservation Plan

As a reminder, the City of Edmond participates in a mandatory year-round regional water conservation plan with other Oklahoma City water customers in the metro area. Edmond is currently in Stage 1 of the plan, but water conservation stages can change at a...

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News Releases
Posted on: June 8, 2020

Dog Park Pond Closed Temporarily

The Edmond Dog Park pond is temporarily closed due to concerns with blue-green algae in the area. The access gate is locked to separate the pond from park users and their pets.

“We decided to be proactive and cautious to ensure the safety of our ...

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News Releases
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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News Releases
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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News Releases
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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News Releases
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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