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Elected Officials Recognized: At Tuesday night’s Board of Aldermen meeting, Mayor Newberry administered the oath of office to aldermen recently elected to serve their wards for the next two years. Following the certification of election results, David Ridgely (Ward 3), Pat Thompson (Ward 1), and Johnnie Franzeskos (Ward 2) took the oath and began their service by addressing new business. Later in the meeting, outgoing alderman Sherry Jackson (Ward 2) was recognized for her time on the board by Mayor Newberry, other aldermen, and members of the city staff.


Water Main Break

Shortly before 12:00 P.M. on Tuesday, March 12th, and independent contractor performing right-of-way excavation near Osage Hills Road damaged a water main using excavation equipment.

Public Works staff are currently at the site and beginning emergency repairs to the damaged main.  

It is expected that this repair will take several hours to complete in a safe and sanitary manner.  Residents in the Osage National area are advised that they will experience a water outage at this time.  Residents are encouraged to conserve water as reasonably as possible while this repair is underway.  

An update will be provided when the project is complete.