Despite experiencing some of the most severe weather events in the nation, there are no state laws requiring storm shelters in Oklahoma. Public shelters have largely been closed leaving people with disabilities without a safe option during storms.
The ground beneath Oklahoma is shaking, figuratively and literally in 2016, and StateImpact is on it.
Oklahoma’s largest utility companies say they’re already on track to meet the carbon-reduction goals in the federal plan.
Though just finalized, the plan has been in the works for two years, and Oklahoma has opposed it every step of the way.
StateImpact’s Logan Layden has been covering the right-to-farm issue as the bill makes its way through the legislature.