A necessary move of a water line Sunday could affect about 2,000 households Sunday afternoon, according to city officials. The line move will affect homes on the Royal Oaks Subdivision, The Links and other various developments around Anderson Road. (May 16, 2014, Page 1A)
The site plan for the Chancellor’s House hotel on the corner of South Lamar and University Avenue was approved by the Oxford Planning Commission Monday. Also approved was the site plan for The Blake, a new assisted living facility proposed for Oxford Commons development.
Now that the bike lanes have finally been completed along South Lamar, a sewer project will force some of those bike lanes to be impassible and traffic to be disrupted for a few weeks. (April 22, 2014, Page 1)
The ramps at on Highway 7 at Sisk Avenue will be reconfigured to make them wider and safer. (March 18, 2014, Page 1)
Safety of workers, drivers a priority near construction on Highway 6. (March 14, 2014, Page 1A)
A new traffic plan for Sisk Avenue near the new high school and Della Davidson Elementary has been given a thumbs-up by city engineers as traffic ran the smoothest this morning than it has since the new school opened two weeks ago. (January 15, 2014, Page 3)
A recent traffic study showed a signal will be needed where a new road connecting Sisk Avenue to Highway 30 will eventually be built, near Oxford Commons. (December 3, 2013, Page 1)
Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi is moving forward with the construction of its new regional $300 million facility and has completed two of five conditions put on its site plan by the Oxford Planning Commission, which included the final design of the connection at Belk Boulevard and Old Taylor Road. (October 15, 2013, Page 1, 2)
A section of University Avenue was shut down for awhile Tuesday evening after about 4 inches of rain pummeled the city in an hour’s time causing several roads to flood. (September 11, 2013, Page 1)
When a fire destroyed Oxford’s only bowling alley in September 2010, the town was left with little options for family entertainment.
However, that’s all about to change with two separate development companies have plans for large family entertainment centers and both include bowling alleys. (September 10, 2013, Page 1)