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01/18/2017 - 11:07am

The City of Norman is hosting an educational presentation about stormwater infrastructure. The presentation, which is free and open to the public, is Monday from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at city hall, 201 W. Gray.

01/13/2017 - 3:58pm

Starting Wednesday at 8 a.m. until Jan. 23 at 5 p.m., Stoney Brook Drive just west of North Interstate Drive to Regal Run Drive will be closed for Phillips 66 Pipeline to repair a pipeline in the area. The public walk adjacent to this location will also be closed.

The detour route will be Dove Crossing Drive.

01/12/2017 - 11:47am

The north leg of the Lindsey Street and Wylie Road intersection will close Monday for installation of a drainage box and inlets on the north side of the intersection. The temporary closure will be in place through the end of January.

Residents who live on or near Wylie Road will have access to their homes.

01/12/2017 - 9:02am

Franklin Road will close to through traffic between 24th Avenue NW and 12th Avenue NW beginning Monday for reconstruction of the bridge over Little River. The road is expected to reopen in July.

The detour is Tecumseh Road. Signs will be in place to direct motorists.

01/11/2017 - 3:20pm

The City of Norman sanitation services will maintain the regular schedule for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday Monday. Sanitation services include commercial and residential curbside waste collection, as well as recycling.

The City of Norman administrative offices will be closed in observance of the holiday.

01/10/2017 - 9:58am

The City of Norman, in cooperation with the Family and Consumer Services division of the OSU Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service, is offering an Arthritis Foundation exercise program beginning Thursday through Feb. 16 from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. The program is free and open to any age group.

01/05/2017 - 11:59am

Registration is now underway for the Norman Parks and Recreation Department’s 2017 winter adult open basketball leagues. The deadline to register is January 13 and team registration forms are available at the 12th Avenue Recreation Center, 1701 12th Avenue NE.

01/05/2017 - 11:43am

Norman Mayor Lynne Miller and the Norman Human Rights Commission invite the community to the annual Mayor’s Interfaith Breakfast honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

The breakfast is scheduled for Jan. 16 at McFarlin Memorial United Methodist Church, 419 S. University Blvd., in Fenn Hall. Doors will open at 7 a.m. , breakfast is at 7:30 a.m. and the program begins at 8 a.m.

01/05/2017 - 9:45am

Monday at approximately 9 a.m., 120th Avenue SE will close between Cedar Lane Road and Post Oak Road for cross drain installations and grading along this segment of roadway. This work is estimated to be completed by the end of January and is part of other Community Development Block Grant- Disaster Relief projects in rural Norman.

01/03/2017 - 4:09pm

The closure of Berry Road for waterline construction and pavement reconstruction has resumed. Berry Road is closed to through traffic between Acres and Robinson for approximately two months.

Warning and detour signs are in place to assist motorists. Drivers are urged to use alternate routes such as Flood Street between Main and Robinson.