|Live Coverage of the 121st Annual Cherokee Strip Parade|
|September 9, 2014|
|The Cherokee Strip Parade is this
Saturday, September 13th. The parade will be broadcast
live on PIN on Suddenlink Channel 19 as well as the
official PIN stream on uStream. The parade will also
mark the first live stream of PIN on the city's official
YouTube channel. Tyson Davis, Director of PIN, and local
businessman Phil Salvati will return to host the parade.
The longest running parade in Oklahoma, part of the "16th Celebration" festivities, will be marking its 121st iteration this year, which celebrates the opening of the Cherokee Strip to settlers and the founding of Perry, Oklahoma. The festivities include a carnival, live entertainment, and some of the best food around.
Parade coverage will begin around 10:30am and run through the end of the parade. You can find the parade on YouTube (link) or uStream (link). For more information about the parade and other festivities, check out the Perry Chamber of Commerce website (link).
|September 5, 2014|
|Every two years, Perry’s electric provider Oklahoma Municipal Power Authority undertakes a survey of Perry electric customers to help obtain information regarding service, programs, knowledge of utility, etc. The surveys will start this weekend. It has 30 questions and will take approximately 10 minutes. We want our customers to know they may be contacted, and that this is an approved survey being conducted by OMPA.|
|2014-2015 Budget Draft Available|
|May 9, 2014|
|The first draft of the
proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2014-2015 is now available
to be downloaded and viewed. The special meeting of the
Perry City Council to discuss the budget is scheduled
for Thursday, May 15 at 4:00pm in the Perry Municipal
Building, located at 729 Cedar Street.
A public hearing on the budget is scheduled for the regular June 2 meeting of the Perry City Council. Interested citizens are encouraged to attend.
The budget document can be downloaded here. Adobe Reader is required to view the document and can be downloaded for free at http://get.adobe.com/reader/. For more information, or questions regarding the May 15 procedings, please contact City Hall at firstname.lastname@example.org or (580) 336-4241.
|Ballpark Development Information|
|April 8, 2014|
|Plans for the new ballpark quad
development are moving forward. Planning Design Group
(PDG) presented a design plan to the Perry City Council
at the regular meeting on April 7th. Now, the council is
seeking input from the public.
Citizens are being encouraged by the council to attend the next regular council meeting, scheduled for April 21st at 6:15pm, and voice their opinions about the ballpark project. City council meetings are held at the Perry Municipal Building at 729 Cedar Street.
The detailed plans can be viewed by clicking here. Adobe Reader is required to view the plans and can be downloaded for free at http://get.adobe.com/reader/.
Printed plans will be available for viewing at area businesses, and those businesses will be announced here at a later time.
If you will be unable to attend but would still like to weigh in on the discussion, you can contact the council representative for your ward directly. For other information, call City Hall at (580) 336-4241.