Issue 8
November 21, 2016
Have a Happy Thanksgiving from the Oklahoma Municipal League!

Please Note: Our offices will close at noon Wednesday, November 23rd until Monday, November 28th.
Oklahoma City and Tulsa are the Next District Dinner Meetings! 
Join us on November 29th at Cattleman's Restaurant in Oklahoma City or on December 1st at Mamadou's in Downtown Tulsa to hear about OML's NEW approach to legislative education and advocacy. This is a wonderful opportunity for you to connect with other municipalities in your district and hear about the upcoming legislative session. Talk about this at your next council meeting and make your RSVPs as soon as possible! OML will facilitate the meeting where we will discuss the 2017 legislative session and share the latest League news. There will also be an opportunity to share what is going on in your municipality.  More information  or register online
Mayors:  Registration Is Now Open For The Upcoming Congress of Mayors At Oklahoma's Original Capitol on January 20, 2017
The Mayors Council of Oklahoma (MCO) and OML will host the seventh annual Congress of Mayors at the original Oklahoma Capitol, the Scottish Rite Masonic Temple in Guthrie, OK on Friday, January 20, 2017.  The goal of the Congress is to give municipal leaders a better understanding of the legislative process as well as provide them the opportunity to interact with their colleagues and lawmakers to get a realistic understanding of municipal issues such as transportation/infrastructure, public safety, municipal operations, community and economic development and municipal finance. Registration Information
Please register for this FREE event no later than January 16, 2017.  Thank you to Oklahoma Municipal Assurance Group (OMAG) Aberdeen Enterprizes II and the Institute for Building Technology and Safety (IBTS) for their generosity and support of this event . Please see this form for more information on becoming a sponsor.
OML Staffers Kelly, Jamie, Sarah, Missy and April Celebrating Fall by Breaking Out the Flannel.
2016 Innovation Award Winners Announced at OML's Annual Conference
The 2016 Innovation Award winners were announced at OML's Annual Conference in September and this year's recipients were the city of Stillwater (over 10,000 in population) and the city of Sallisaw (up to 10,000 in population). More Information