Informational meeting slated to discuss proposed extension of James Garner Boulevard from Flood Avenue to Acres Street

All interested persons are hereby given notice that the City of Norman, in conjunction with the Oklahoma Department of Transportation (ODOT), is proposing to construct a new extension of James Garner Blvd from Flood Avenue to Acres Street.  Please see attached map and flyer by clicking here.

The public informational meeting and open house to present project information and receive public input has been scheduled for Thursday, April 21, 2022 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm. The meeting will be held in the City Council Chambers at 201 W. Gray, Norman, OK 73069.

The meeting will include a presentation about the proposed James Garner Avenue extension from Acres Street to Flood Avenue including why the improvements are needed, the type of improvements proposed, and the expected impacts to motorists and the surrounding community.  The primary purpose of the meeting is to obtain information from the general public and project stakeholders to further assist in the Environmental Assessment process including the identification of critical social, economic, and environmental effects that may result from the project.

The project consists of a new extension of James Garner Avenue from north of Acres Street to Flood Avenue.  The project includes a two lane divided roadway from Acres Street to Robinson Street, a new bridge over Robinson Street, and a multilane roundabout intersection at Flood Avenue, as well as modifications to the Legacy Trail.

The City of Norman strives to accommodate the needs of all residents, including those who may be disabled.  If you would like to attend this meeting but find it difficult because of a disability, architectural barrier, or another special need, please contact Mr. Paul D’Andrea at (405) 366-5319, by email at or by writing to the City of Norman, Engineering Division, PO Box 370, Norman, Oklahoma  73070.