May 16, 2014 3 former mayors gain enough signatures for sign vote James Coburn The Edmond Sun The Edmond Sun Fri May 16, 2014, 04:03 PM CDT EDMOND — A petition attracted 1,109 signatures to put to the vote of the people whether the City of Edmond should eliminate allowing all future electronic sign requests in city limits, said attorney Randel Shadid. Shadid is one of three former mayors including Dan O’Neil and Saundra Naifeh who instigated the petition drive in April. The petition is a response to the City Council’s Jan. 13 vote to allow EMC signs in commercial zoning districts.
Meeting of ex-Mayors' minds Ray Hibbard , Publisher Edmond Life & Leisure You have perhaps noticed the free flowing controversy building here in Edmond. Numerous articles and broadcasts have been highlighting a recent action taken jointly by three former Edmond mayors. The information has been free flowing because a professional media consultant was engaged to help them prepare and distribute news releases on the issue at hand.
Reducing Mosquito Habitat Key to Avoiding West Nile Virus
As the numbers of West Nile Virus (WNV) cases in Oklahoma continue to climb, the City of Edmond is in communication with the Oklahoma City-County Health Department (OCCHD). The OCCHD is advising residents to take extra precautions against the mosquito-borne illness by avoiding mosquito bites and reducing habitat where mosquitoes live and breed.