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March 23 event will offer information about Edmond

Edmond is the home of a new $37 million hotel and conference center now under construction near Interstate 35 and Covell Road. It is expected to open later this year. [PHOTO BY PAUL HELLSTERN, THE OKLAHOMAN]

Edmond is the home of a new $37 million hotel and conference center now under construction near Interstate 35 and Covell Road. It is expected to open later this year. [PHOTO BY PAUL HELLSTERN, THE OKLAHOMAN]

EDMOND — The Edmond Economic Development Authority will hold a 4o'clock 4cast event, sponsored by First Fidelity Bank, from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. March 23 at Oak Tree Country Club, 700 W Country Club.

The event will feature drinks, hors d'oeuvres and networking.

Janet Yowell, authority executive director, will provide an Edmond update, including insight into the latest Edmond developments.

State Treasurer Ken Miller then will present the Oklahoma Economic Report with an overview of current economic conditions, projections for the upcoming year, the status of core services funding and ideas for improvement.

Participants will receive access to reports that discuss trends and projections in the retail, office, residential and multifamily real estate markets; an Edmond demographic overview; city of Edmond information; and profiles from the Edmond school district, University of Central Oklahoma, Oklahoma Christian University and Francis Tuttle Technology Center.

The event is free, but an RSVP is required.

To register, go to www.eeda.com or call 340-0116.

Diana Baldwin

Diana Baldwin has been an Oklahoma journalist since 1976. She covered the Oklahoma City bombing and covered the downfall of Oklahoma City police forensic chemist Joyce Gilchrist misidentifying evidence. She wrote the original stories about the... Read more ›

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