FYI Stillwater
FYI 19: The Places We Play

FYI 19: The Places We Play

May 22, 2019

Special Guest: Jim Scott | Project Manager
Host: Sherry Fletcher | Director of Marketing and Civic Engagement
Co-host: Jasmine Sievert | Video Specialist

What goes into the places we play? This week we sit down with Project Manager Jim Scott to discuss everything Stillwater parks. From upcoming projects to the difficulties of mowing, learn everything you need to know about maintaining the City's public parks.

FYI 18: All About Stillwater’s Water

FYI 18: All About Stillwater’s Water

May 9, 2019

What does it take to provide clean drinking water to our community? Our Water Utilities Engineering Director chats with us about the infrastructure in place that brings water into our homes to cook, clean, wash and more, plus some insight on the progress of the Water 2040 projects.

Special Guest: Bill Millis | Water Utilities Engineering Director
Host: Sherry Fletcher | Director of Marketing and Civic Engagement
Co-host: Meagan Kascsak | Communications Coordinator

FYI 17: Meet Our Awesome Podcast Fan!

FYI 17: Meet Our Awesome Podcast Fan!

April 23, 2019

On this episode of FYI Stillwater, we meet one of our podcast's top fans! Listen to our conversation with Brian O'Brien about how he came to Stillwater, the importance of connecting with your local government, and some of Brian's own experiences with podcasting.

Special Guest: Brian O'Brien | Pastor, St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church
Host: Sherry Fletcher | Director of Marketing and Civic Engagement
Co-host: Meagan Kascsak | Communications Coordinator

FYI 16: Court is Now in Session

FYI 16: Court is Now in Session

April 2, 2019

There are many reasons you could end up in Municipal Court. And although we suggest staying out of the courtroom, we spoke with the City's court administrator to help you prepare in case that day comes.

Spoiler: You can't wear daisy dukes to court!

Special Guest: Melinda Gray | Court Administrator
Host: Sherry Fletcher | Director of Marketing and Civic Engagement
Co-host: Jasmine Sievert | Video Specialist

FYI 15: Chatting with a Captain (Part 2)

FYI 15: Chatting with a Captain (Part 2)

March 29, 2019

This episode picks up where we left off in FYI Stillwater episode 13. Captain Kyle Gibbs tells us about the Stillwater Police Department's recruitment process, the life of a dispatcher and the Citizens Police Academy.  

Special Guest: Kyle Gibbs | Captain, Stillwater Police Department
Host: Sherry Fletcher | Director of Marketing and Civic Engagement
Co-host: Jasmine Sievert | Video Specialist

FYI 14: Severe Weather in Stillwater, OK

FYI 14: Severe Weather in Stillwater, OK

March 27, 2019

It's that time of year again. This week, we brought back our Emergency Management Director to discuss the department's severe weather protocols and actions the community should take when they know severe weather is on the way.

Special Guest: Rob Hill | Emergency Management Director
Host: Sherry Fletcher | Director of Marketing and Public Relations
Co-host: Jasmine Sievert | Video Specialist

FYI 13: Chatting with a Captain (Part 1)

FYI 13: Chatting with a Captain (Part 1)

March 25, 2019

Police captain by day, hamburger connoisseur by night. Stillwater Police Captain Kyle Gibbs talks with us about how the department handles white and blue collar crimes in a technologically advancing world, catching thieves and car burglars, driving laws involving school buses, and his worst fashion faux pas. There's a lot to cover here, so we're making this a two-part episode. Watch for the second part soon!

Special Guest: Kyle Gibbs | Captain, Stillwater Police Department
Host: Sherry Fletcher | Director of Marketing and Civic Engagement
Co-host: Jasmine Sievert | Video Specialist

FYI 12: Learning About the Library

FYI 12: Learning About the Library

March 20, 2019

Your public library specializes in a lot more than just books. Learn all about the programming, events, physical and digital resources, web-based applications and more available through Stillwater Public Library. Find out more about your library and how to apply for a library card at http://library.stillwater.org/

Special Guest: Stacy DeLano | Adult Services Librarian
Host: Sherry Fletcher | Director of Marketing and Civic Engagement
Co-host: Meagan Kascsak | Communications Coordinator

FYI 11: Balancing Act + Civic Engagement

FYI 11: Balancing Act + Civic Engagement

March 14, 2019

The City's budget includes more than $54 million in revenues and requires that it be balanced every year, which means these funds have to be allocated to the City's departments, trusts and authorities. Our guest this week tells us how residents can help play a role in this balancing act. 

Special Guest: Meagan Kascsak | Communications Coordinator
Host: Sherry Fletcher | Director of Marketing and Civic Engagement
Co-host: Jasmine Sievert | Video Specialist 

FYI 10: Public Works Works for You

FYI 10: Public Works Works for You

March 6, 2019

What does the Public Works Department do? For starters, they’re responsible for snow and ice removal, sidewalk construction, traffic control, lane striping and creating street signs. We spoke with the department’s director and found out how the Public Works team helps keep Stillwater running smoothly.

Special Guest: Mark White | Director of Public Works
Host: Sherry Fletcher | Director of Marketing and Civic Engagement
Co-host: Meagan Kascsak | Communications Coordinator