September 2022 Newsletter


129th Annual

Cherokee Strip Celebration!!

Deadline for parade entries has been extended through September 8th! Join in the fun! Don't miss out! Check out the links below for applications and information. Be sure to check the event webpage frequently to keep up with the schedule of events as things are added! For more information email or call (580)237-2494.

Ribbon Cuttings

You Are My Sunshine 3D/4D Ultrasound Photography, 1202 West Willow Suite C September 1, 2022

Enid Live Well Relocation Grand Opening, 401 East Oklahoma Avenue September 1, 2022

Woodring to receive upgrades to aid Vance AFB mission

ENID, Okla. - Vance Air Force Base is set to make more use of Enid Woodring Regional Airport with upgrades to the facility set to begin construction in the coming months. Mike Cooper, military liaison for the city of Enid and Vance Development Authority, said grant money of approximately $7-8 million has been approved for three upgrades to Woodring.

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Industry, commerce officials say workforce shortage still a challenge

OKLAHOMA CITY - Workforce shortages continue to hamper existing businesses' operations statewide along with Oklahoma's efforts to recruit new companies, state commerce officials and industry leaders told legislators Tuesday. Industry leaders told lawmakers during an interim study that there aren't enough workers available to meet current demand in Oklahoma.

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Enid Net Taxable Sales June 2022

Cost of Living Index

The Cost of Living Index measures relative price levels for consumer goods and services in participating area. The average for all participating places both metropolitan and non-metropolitan, equals 100, and each participant's index is read as a percentage of the average for all places. The composite index is based on six components - housing, utilities, grocery items, transportation, health care and miscellaneous goods and services.

2022 Quarter 2 Index for Enid: 87.5% 

Education Appreciation

The Enid Chamber welcomed back area educators for the upcoming school year. Autry Technology Center faculty and staff were treated to a delivery of donuts. Breakfast was provided for new teachers attending the Enid Public Schools New Teacher Orientation and hosted a reception for faculty and staff of Northern Oklahoma College and Northwestern Oklahoma State University. 

Welcome New Members

CAF A-26 Lady Liberty Squadron

Woodring Regional Airport

1026 66th Street Hangar 11

Enid, OK 73701

Henry Klempan

Dick Seabrook

Gary Stein

Thank You for Your Membership Renewal!
Your membership investment and community support make a difference for Enid !

APS FireCo

ASRC Federal


Autry Technology Center

Big O Tires

Boehm Plumbing, Inc.

Comfort Keepers

Corbin, Merz & Haney Architects & Interior Design

DocuGuard Document Destruction

E-Towne Property Management


Enid Education Association


First Assembly of God

First Source Staffing, Inc.

Doug Frantz

Garland Road Nursing & Rehabilitation Center

Glow Medical Aesthetics

Humphrey/Guarantee Abstract Co.

Moore, Lovell & Glasser Inc.

Northern Oklahoma Development Authority

Pioneer High-Speed Internet

Premier Eyecare of ENid

Stu Benge Plumbing, Heating & A/C

T & C Meats

United Way of Enid & Northwest Oklahoma

We wish to extend our appreciation to our Community Development Partners.

Your support of events, programs and community development initiatives is greatly appreciated!

If your company is not listed and you would like more information on becoming a CDP, please contact Chamber President/CEO Jon Blankenship at (580)237-2494 or

Enid Chamber of Commerce | phone 580.237.2494 | fax 580.237.2497 |

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