Downtown Oklahoma City streets are open — for now
No major downtown Oklahoma City street is closed due to Project 180 or adjoining construction, but the work is not done.
Major building projects ramping up will create more detours, though how extensive and for how long is yet to be announced. Look for complications to arise with construction of a new elementary at Sheridan and Walker, and a garage south of City Hall (both this spring), and over the next few years, a new convention center south of the Myriad Gardens and a streetcar system throughout downtown.
Twenty-five years ago, visitors joked they could lie down on Broadway at 6 p.m. without any fear of getting run over. Now, if they can find a spot, they almost certainly will be crushed by a cement mixer.
The rebuilding of downtown continues.