Council struggles with law on open meetings

It’s been a few months since the new city council has been seated, but it appears many members may be having trouble understanding the state’s Open Meeting law, designed to provide …

Task Force finalizing plan to present to council

At its regular meeting Thursday afternoon, the Durant Streets and infrastructure Task approved a draft plan for the Durant City Council to address the city’s streets, water and wastewater …

Council approves $4 million line of credit

The city of Durant has been approved for a loan of up to $4 million from the Oklahoma Water Resources Board for an Automatic Meter Reading system. The computer-based water meters should help the city …

REI receives $55 million to invest in distressed communities

REI Oklahoma, a nonprofit economic development organization, announces that its wholly owned subsidiary, REI Development Corp., has secured $55 million in New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) allocations. …

Task Force proposals compared

The Durant Streets and infrastructure Task recently narrowed down and selected the basic outline of the recommendation it plans to make to the City Council on how to finance street improvements. The …
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