Oklahoma Towns Continue to Use TIFs Despite Flaws

Oklahoma Towns Continue to Use TIFs Despite Flaws

The Stillwater City Council recently approved a $275,000 (RE)Investment Plan payment to assist with the development of a taproom for Stonecloud Brewing Company in downtown Stillwater. According to the Stillwater NewsPress, the building chosen for renovation (the old...
Oklahoma Towns Continue to Use TIFs Despite Flaws

Oklahoma Department of Commerce: California Dreamin’

When the Okies left Oklahoma and moved to California, it raised the I.Q. of both states. -Will Rogers In late 2019 the Oklahoma Department of Commerce started a campaign to convince California-based companies in Oklahoma’s key industry sectors to move to Oklahoma....
Oklahoma Towns Continue to Use TIFs Despite Flaws

Transit Hypocrisy: So That Others May Ride a Train

While modes of transportation have changed little in the last century, speeds and efficiency have dramatically improved. Additionally, new, innovative transportation options are on the horizon. Autonomous vehicles and drones are two prominent examples. Yet, planners...