Welcome on Tuesday, July 7, 2015
The City of Shawnee Oklahoma
Welcome to the City of Shawnee Online City Hall. If you are a City of Shawnee Citizen, be sure to visit the Citizens
Guide for quick access to information you need. If you are
not a Shawnee Citizen check out the the Visitors
Guide for Shawnee tourist information. View the latest
City Report video below.
City Report Youtube Include - Displays most recent City Report
How can your help the Tornado Victims? THIS NEWS ITEM EXPIRED 5/30/2013 AND IS NO LONGER ACTIVE AND MAY NOT REFLECT CURRENT INFORMATION! THIS INFORMATION IS FOR ARCHIVAL PURPOSES ONLY!
5/22/2013 Wondering how you can help the recent tornado victims? Now that needs have been assessed and channels established here is more information:
Your favorite charity!
Shawnee Family YMCA at 700 W. Saratoga, Shawnee OK
-showers also available here
Red Cross at 232 N. Broadway, Shawnee OK
Salvation Army at 200 E. 9th, Shawnee OK
Red Cross Volunteer Application Center, 232 N. Broadway, Shawnee OK
New Hope Church, 37496 New Hope Road, Tecumseh OK 74873 or 405-598-6430
-They are open and have clothing of all sizes, toiletries, diapers, baby clothes
Lakeview Church of Christ, 15301 Oklahoma 102,
Shawnee OK or 405-275-2922
Available May 22nd are the following:
Supplies for families affected by the tornado
Safety Training for Clean-Up Volunteers sponsored by GCTC and OK Dept. of Career & Technology
Offering Hot Meals
Heart of Oklahoma Expo Center, 1700 W. Independence, Shawnee OK
Canteen support for first responders
Oklahoma Insurance Commission Representatives
-available on 2nd floor
Hot meals served at the Grandstands
County Health Department, 1904 Gordon Cooper Drive,
Shawnee OK 74801
Tetanus shots available
Chainsaw Relief Teams-Help with debris removal
Contact the Baptist Convention at 405-443-7583, 405-388-6912 or
Donate Blood FRIDAY May 24
Firelake Lanes, 40945 Hardesty Road, Shawnee OK 405-275-0404: 11am-4pm
Firelake Grand Casino, I-40 and Hwy 177, Shawnee OK 405-964-7777: 1pm-6pm
Shawnee Athletic Center, 1001 N. Kennedy, Shawnee OK
Holiday Inn Express, I-40 in Shawnee, 405-275-8880-
-Has rooms available for a reasonable rate
Shawnee Animal Shelter, 1502 N. Leo, Shawnee OK, 405-878-1531
OBUs Agee Residence Center, 500 W. University,
Shawnee OK-Transitional housing available until May 29th- contact Michael Burns at
405-308-7336 or visit Agee Residence Center and ask for Burns or Jeremy Fisher to arrange housing.
Family Promise of Shawnee, 39604 W. Independence, Shawnee OK 405-273-0161 (at capacity now, but will have openings and can make referrals)
Carney Senior Center, 301 Maple Avenue, Carney OK 405-865-2678
Absentee Shawnee Tribe Resource Center, 1970 156th Ave., Little Axe OK
Events in next 7 Days
Title @ Location
Shawnee Firefighters to the Rescue @ 101 North Philadelphia Ave, Shawnee, OK 10:30:00 AM 11:30:00 AM
Rodeo: The Superhero Sport (all ages) @ Shawnee Public Library 2:00:00 PM 3:00:00 PM
Super Hoopers: Be Your Own Super Hero @ 101 North Philadelphia Ave, Shawnee, OK 2:00:00 PM 3:00:00 PM
Heroes at the Library Storytime @ 101 North Philadelphia Ave, Shawnee, OK 2:00:00 PM 3:00:00 PM
Water Resources Information
The City of Shawnee has four outstanding loans to the Oklahoma Water Resources Board (OWRB).
The City received a letter dated December 10, 2014 noting concern by the OWRB regarding a detachment request and lawsuit filed by the Citizen Potawatomi Nation.
A copy of the letter can be found here.
If you're thinking about starting a construction project?
Be sure to check on the necessary permits and licenses. Call the Code Enforcement Division at 405-878-1666 if you have questions regarding City Building Codes. Zoning issues are handled by the Community Development Division
Residential or "Garage" Sales require a permit too. The cost is $10.00 for a 2 day permit and you are allowed 3 sales a year. The price includes 3 signs. They can be obtained at 222 N Broadway and you can call 405-878-1616 if you have any questions. Your sale will be Listed Here for free as well.
The City issues numerous other permits and licenses. If in doubt, call the Planning and Building Department at one of the above numbers.
Need to Report Nuisance Property?
You can view and report high grass and weeds, inoperative cars, derelict cars, or vacant buildings, online at the Action Center or call 405-878-1602.
Several assistance programs are available to help ensure that our citizens are able to afford quality housing. The City's CDBG Urban Renewal Office administers loan and grant programs for emergency repairs and home improvement.