Welcome on Tuesday, May 5, 2015
The City of Shawnee Oklahoma
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Warrant Sweep Clears 48 City Warrants THIS NEWS ITEM EXPIRED 6/30/2013 AND IS NOT LONGER ACTIVE!
5/20/2013 After some preparation time and effort last week by the Municipal Court staff, a coordinated and scheduled Municipal Warrant Sweep was conducted on Sunday 05/19/2013. The sweep began early Sunday morning and included cooperative efforts between the City’s Marshals, Pottawatomie County Sheriff Warrant Service Team, the Shawnee Police Department and Shawnee Sentinels.
During the sweep forty eight (48) municipal warrants were cleared and over $2,100 collected in outstanding warrants. Additionally 9 arrest were made, 3 on City Warrants, with the remainder on county felony warrants. Additionally the team assisted the SPD and Sheriff Department apprehend a suspect in a murder case clearing multiple City warrants in that process.
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.