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Lawton Fort Sill
Information Resources 

ECONOMIC INDICATORS

2018 Economic Review and Forecast

2017 Annual Economic Forum, 17 May, 2017; Mark C. Snead, Ph.D. (Slides)

Impact of Fort Sill on the Lawton/SW Oklahoma Community

Economic Development Forum - November 10, 2016

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NEWS
 
Silver-Line Completes Expansion
Ten Communities Selected as Great American Defense Communities
Association of Defense Communities Announce 10 Great American Defense Communities (video)
Forbes Says Serco a #1 Best Employer in U.S. Lawton, OK Cheers!
Goodyear Prospers with the Lawton Advantage
City's Economy Transitioning To New Pattern
Economists Assess State, Local Outlooks
Silver-Line Plastics expands Lawton location
500 New Jobs Coming To Lawton
Serco to add 475 new positions, job fair scheduled

REPORTS/STUDIES
 
SNAP Lawton - Q4 2014
Lawton MarketVUE - This report is designed for analysis of the Lawton market area.
Lawton Community Analysis - Q4 2015

COMMUNITY INDUSTRY SPOTLIGHT 2015

LED Industry Spotlight - Cosmetic Specialty Labs, Inc.

LINKS AND OTHER RESOURCES

Oklahoma Economic Outlook - June 2015

COMMUNITY SERVICE

Lawton Fort Sill Chamber
State Chamber
City of Lawton
Oklahoma EDGE Program
Oklahoma Employment Security Commission
Oklahoma Department of Commerce
Comanche County

UTILITIES
 
Gas
Electric
Cable
Phone
Water

EDUCATION
 
Lawton Public Schools
Cameron University
Great Plain Tech Center
Webster University
Platt College
Center for Emerging Technology & Entrepreneurial Studies
University of Oklahoma
Oklahoma State University

HEALTH

Southwestern Medical Center
Comanche County Memorial Hospital

TOURISM

Museum of the Great Plains
Comanche National Museum
Fort Sill Post Traders Store
Leslie Powell Gallery
Fort Sill Museum
Chisholm Trail Heritage Center
Wichita Mountain Wildlife Refuge
McMahon Auditorium
Fort Sill National Historic Landmark Museum