Adds more police officer positions.
The Oklahoma City Council Tuesday approved a record $1.028 billion city budget for fiscal year 2013-2014. Officials say it includes the addition of 40 new police officer positions, bringing the total number of uniform police positions to 1,116. Eleven more positions were added in other City departments. Total city positions will increase 1.1 percent to 4,580. The budget also includes an additional $1 million for METRO Transit bus service enhancements. The budget takes effect July 1.