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Special OKC Central Live Chat All-Stars Edition at 1:30 p.m. today

Today, I am with a who’s who in the development and planning community on a bus headed toward San Antonio hosted by the Urban Land Institute. We’ve got a long bus ride. The bus has electric outlets and free wi-fi. And we can talk to each other for so long. There will be live tweeting on this trip, so our hashtag will #ulisanan.

At 1:30 p.m. today (Thursday) this crowd has agreed to participate in a special OKC Central Live Chat. People can start posting comments and questions at 1 p.m. on, and the discussion will start at 1:30 p.m.

Those on the bus include:

Blair Humphreys and Todd Glass - developing Wheeler, a mix of housing, retail and civic development at the old Downtown Airpark along the Oklahoma River.

Ben Sellers, whose development included the Mesta Park building on NW 23 in Uptown an dis a co-developer of the Tower Theater

Jonathan Dodson, a former banker who is now working with both the Wheeler and Tower Theater developments.

Chad Huntington former director of the Automobile Alley Association and manager of the Bricktown Water Taxis.

Mallory O’Neill, director of the Bricktown Association

Joe Hudson, Downtown Oklahoma City Inc.

David Wanzer, developer of the Tower Theater and the Main Street Arcade

Steve Mason, developer of Ninth Street and along the 16th Street Plaza District

Reeve Tarron, banker, Legacy Bank

Aman Aggarwal, part of the ownership group on Sycamore Square and Bricktown’s Glass and Confectionary Buildings.

Cameron Brewer, Downtown Oklahoma City

Louisa Brewer, Allied Arts

MacKenzie Brewer, Bason Ridge Investments

Scott Dedmon, architect with ADG

Anna Grider, planning consultant

Tyler Holmes, architect, TAP

Larry Hopper, EMBARK

Richard McKown, developer of The Level apartments, Mosaic Apartments and OK Sea in Deep Deuce.

Ellen Weber Stevens, engineering consultant

Jeff and Aimee Struble, veteran developers along the 16th Street Plaza District.

Steve Lackmeyer

Steve Lackmeyer is a reporter, columnist and author who started his career at The Oklahoman in 1990. Since then, he has won numerous awards for his coverage, which included the 1995 bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building, the city's... Read more ›