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Monday, November 24, 2014

Janice Antonow

OSD, city leaders discuss land sale

Members of the Oxford School Board and Board of Aldermen met Monday to begin what is expected to be a long process of the school district’s attempt to rezone property they are wanting to sell to help fund capital projects. (November 4, 2014, Page 1, 12)

Oxford plans for future needs

The Oxford Board of Aldermen recently met to discuss possible capital projects including a new activity center, to gauge the city’s top priority as it plans for the future. (October 29, 2014, Page 1A)

Sunday Focus – Paid parking becomes norm

It’s been about five weeks since paid parking returned to the Square area. Downtown merchants and city leaders say the parking meters seem to be working, and residents and visitors seem to be adapting. (October 12, 2014, Page 1A)

Get a grip on growth

City leaders discuss ways to guide development. (October 10, 2014, Page 1A, 3A)

PureRyde’s sign ordered to come down

A local business will have to take down its sign after the Oxford Board of Aldermen denied the company’s appeal from a previous decision from the Courthouse Square Historic Preservation Commission that ruled PureRyde’s sign was not appropriate for the downtown district. (September 23, 2014, Page 3)

Guiding Growth

As boom times  for development in Oxford return, city leaders are adopting and proposing several new regulations aimed at ensuring that this new building doesn’t diminish the quality of life residents now enjoy. (September 7, 2014, Page 1A)

City OKs Callicut zoning

Property in south Oxford, commonly known as Callicutt Farms, is now ready for development after the Oxford Board of Aldermen approved the zoning for the recently annexed property. (August 28, 2014, Page 1)

Aldermen return to local television

After more than three years of not being on the air, the Oxford Board of Aldermen’s bi-monthly meetings will be shown on cable TV. The Aug. 19 meeting was aired last night at 6 p.m., but there was no sound. (August 27, 2014, Page 1)

Rooftop ban returns to city laws

Measure inadvertently left out of Land Code to prohibit rooftop dining on buildings older than 50 years old was re-added to city law by the Board of Aldermen recently. (August 26, 2014, Page 1)

Billboards begin to come down

Four of 11 billboards slated to be removed from inside the city limits of Oxford were taken down over the weekend as part of an agreement between the sign company and the city. (August 12, 2014, Page 1)

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