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Plans are shown for proposed three-story building in downtown Edmond

A 40,000-square-foot building for retail space and housing is proposed for the northwest corner of Jackson and Campbell in Edmond, just west of the University of Central Oklahoma. The project is proposed by Turner and Co.
by Diana Baldwin Published: November 28, 2012
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Members of the urban board were concerned about the parking situation.

Board member Charlie Johnson, UCO vice president of university relations, said university students may be parking in the spaces designated for tenants and businesses in the new building.

“I love the concept,” Johnson said. “I wanted to bring it up because I know this will be facing you every day.”

Bryanne Wallace, board member and downtown merchant, said parking is the key to retail businesses being successful.

Morgan said they will re-examine the parking situation.

“This is exactly what we are looking for on Campbell,” said David Forrest, urban board chairman.

by Diana Baldwin
Sr. Reporter
Diana Baldwin has been an Oklahoma journalist since 1976 and came to The Oklahoman in 1991. She covered the Oklahoma City bombing and covered the downfall of Oklahoma City police forensic chemist Joyce Gilchrist misidentifying evidence. She wrote...
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