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Fri December 6, 2013
MAPS Turns 20
This month marks the 20th anniversary of the passage of the original Metropolitan Area Projects (MAPS) program.
By voting for a temporary one-cent sales tax, the citizens of Oklahoma City enabled the city to collect nearly $310 million dollars to help fund nine "quality of life" projects in downtown Oklahoma City.
The resulting development and renovations sparked a genuine revitalization of downtown Oklahoma City.
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