More than $63M spent on restoration of Oklahoma Capitol
December 7, 2017
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma has spent more than $63 million on a restoration project of its Capitol building that's expected to be completed in five years.
The project includes the restoration of the Oklahoma Capitol's interior and exterior features, along with infrastructure, The Oklahoman reported. Work on the century-old building is funded by bond issues.
"Since the last time we met, we've actually crossed over the threshold from the first issue of the first bond package," Project Manager Trait Thompson told the State Capitol Repair Expenditure Oversight Committee.
Thompson said the...