Oklahoma City: MAPS statistics

MAPS statistics:

Number of gallons of water in the Bricktown Canal — 3 million gallons, 1 mile long.

Number of books held at Ronald J. Norick Downtown Library (Metropolitan Library System) — Total printed 150,922; 8341 audio; 5902 video.

Oklahoman Published: December 8, 2013
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MAPS statistics:

Number of gallons of water in the Bricktown Canal — 3 million gallons, 1 mile long.

Number of books held at Ronald J. Norick Downtown Library (Metropolitan Library System) — Total printed 150,922; 8341 audio; 5902 video.

Largest conventions hosted at convention center? (OKC Conventions and Visitors Bureau)

— National Prepaid Legal — 12,000 annually

— FFA Future Farmers of America — 8,000 to 9,000 annually

— National Association of Freewill Baptists 2010 national convention — 7,500

Mention of the Oklahoma River in national media — The Boathouse District and the Oklahoma River have been featured on NBC Nightly News and in USA Today, New York Times, San Francisco Chronicle and Rowing News, a national magazine. American Idol shot in the Devon Boathouse last year.

Number of miles of trails built along Oklahoma River as part of MAPS — 13

Economic impact of horse shows at State Fair Park — $180,000,000 annually.

Amount of money raised by MAPS sales tax, Dec. 14, 1993 to its expiration — $309,115,500 was collected in sales tax from the original MAPS program between FY94 and FY00 (sales tax ended in Dec 1999).

Amount of money raised by MAPS sales tax since expiration due to sales tax audits, etc. — ($80,834) has been reallocated from the original MAPS Sales tax between July 1999 and the present.



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