Coming Soon to Sand Springs...

Billie A. Hall Public Safety FAcility - Sheffield Crossing

Aldi Grocery store - River west

Braum's Ice Cream Shop & Burger Restaurant - 3950 South Highway 97.

colton's steak house & Grill - River west

el patron cocina mexicana - 536 Plaza Court.

Fire Station No. 2 - 4347 South 113th Avenue West.

quiktrip - 2 West 41st Street.

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sandlot sno-balls - 3 West 41st Street.

Springloaded Brewery - 225 South Main Street.

teal ridge housing development.

Warren clinic & Minor emergency center - River west development.

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2017:

  • Stacys' Vintage Guitars opens inside Stacy's Resale Shop in downtown. - Read Story
  • OSU Medicine opens new clinic in Adams Road Shopping Center.
  • Chris and Julie Bedokis open Dog and Duck Antiques Shop downtown. - Read Story
  • Ray Brown Park celebrates renovation with ribbon cutting ceremony. - Read Story
  • El Maguey relocates to RiverWest Development. - Read Story
  • Chinowth and Cohen Realtors construct new building in Prattville.
  • Warehouse Market rebrands as Cox Cash Saver's. 
  • WSB Homes, LLC opens new location in downtown Sand Springs. - Read Story
  • Future Vision Ministries closes downtown storefront.
  • Celeste McCracken opens The Ground Floor Salon at 401 East Broadway Court.
  • Sand Springs Round Up Club is evicted from River City Park. - Read Story
  • Twin Cities Elementary is demolished. - Read Story
  • Janeway Castle Stone Estate & Venue opens in Southwest Sand Springs. - Read Story
  • DejaVu Decor closes shop in historic fashion building at 122 North Main Street. - Read Story
  • YellowHouse Market & Boutique relocates to historic Chastain's building. - Read Story
  • River City Park is renamed Case Community Park after $6.2 million renovation. - Read Story.
  • Edward Jones Investments Agent Casey Loper opens new Prattville location. - Read Story.
  • Stage department store relocates from Atwoods Plaza to 651 East Charles Page Blvd. - Read Story.
  • Green Barn resale shop is destroyed by fire. - Read Story.
  • It's Just a Girl Thing Boutique opens in Prattville. 

2016:

  • Silver Linings Boutique closed storefront in downtown, moved to booth in The Vintage Stables on Main.
  • Beau Wilson Insurance opens in downtown Sand Springs.
  • The Book Box closes in downtown Sand Springs.
  • Terry's Classic Coneys partners with Harper's Hut Shaved Ice to serve Harper's in Prattville.
  • Kim and Jeremy Herrington open Harper's Hut River City Concessions.
  • Sandlot Sno-Balls closes River City Concessions location.
  • Sandite Pride News, LLC officially incorporates in Sand Springs. 
  • Broadway Barber Shop opens in downtown Sand Springs.
  • Urban Tails pet shop closes in downtown Sand Springs. 
  • Stacys' Resale Shop opens in downtown Sand Springs.
  • Mike and Lisa Miller open YellowHouse Market & Boutique in Livi Lee's Shopping Center.
  • Troy and Stephanie Cleveland open The Vintage Stables on Main at 115 North Main Street. 

2015: 

  • Brad Crain opens Sandlot Sno-Balls in former Livi Lee's Summer Snow building.
  • JwY's Snowcones rebrands as Livi Lee's Summer Snow under same owners.
  • Livi Lee's Daylight Donuts opens Prattville location. 
  • The Book Box relocates from Prattville to downtown Sand Springs.
  • Sandlot Sno-Balls opens River City Concessions.
  • Holiday Inn Express opens in RiverWest Development.
  • Mile High Designs opens at 13722 West Highway 51.

2014:

  • William Nozak opens Harper's Hut Shaved Ice & Java on Charles Page Boulevard. 
  • Spring Dental opens at 530 Plaza Court.
  • Sand Springs Autosource opens at 1114 East Charles Page Boulevard.
  • K-Mart closes its 1200 E. Charles Page Blvd. location.

2013: 

  • April Sellers opens Silver Linings Boutique in downtown.
  • Johnathan Wygle purchases Shipley's Daylight Donuts on Kampus Korner, rebrands as Livi Lee's Daylight Donuts. 
  • Quilt Nuts opens at 216 North Main Street.

2012:

  • Advanced Weight Loss Clinic of Sand Springs opens at 401 East Broadway Court.

2010:

  • Joni's on the Triangle Hair Salon opens at 211 North Main Street.
  • The Hartford Sand Springs Insurance opens at 203 North Main Street.
  • Laurie Joslin closes Chastain's Casual Cafe, opens DejaVu Decor at 122 North Main Street.
  • Elizabeth Rose opens Boomarang Diner at 120 North Main Street.

2009:

  • Dustin Wyzard Insurance opens at 203 North Main Street.

2008:

  • GX2 Records is founded by I.J. Ganem and Morgan Ganem in Tulsa.

2007:

  • American Legion Post 17 was renamed after Billie A. Hall.
  • Keystone Ancient Forest park is founded.

2006:

  • Snapdragon Photography begins doing business in Sand Springs.

2005:

  • Johnathan Wygle opens JwY's Snow Cones in Warehouse Market parking lot.
  • Battman Collision Repair opens at 702 East Pecan Street.

2003:

  • The Lunch Box expands into neighboring storefront. Rebrands as Chastains Casual Cafe and Catering Company.

2002:

  • Integrity Pest Management opens at 4010 South 113th West Avenue.

1997:

  • Laurie and Don Rhodes open The Back Porch Cafe at 122 North Main Street.
  • Dianne Platt and Libby Robinson open Tasteful Treasures at 12 West 2nd Street.
  • Kandice Rinowski and Grant Simmons open Painted Picket at 10 West 2nd Street.
  • Paula and Lonnie Stevens open Point of View decor at 28 East Broadway.
  • Jynell and Donald Cowett open Sand Springs Harvest Health Food & Herbs.

1996:

  • Cecil & Sons Discount Tires opens Prattville location at 4002 South Highway 97. 

1994:

  • Dr. Mehrdad Emami opens Galleria of Smiles at 104 West 41st Street.

1992:

  • West Side Alliance Soccer Club is founded.

1991:

  • Oklahoma Martial Arts America opens.
  • St. Andrew Lutheran Church opens at 3210 South 113th West Avenue.

1981:

  • New Fire Station 1 building is complete. Original Station 1 is demolish

1979:

  • Spoon Drug opens at 540 Plaza Court.

1976:

  • Doug's Sand Springs Rebuilders opens at 116 North Main Street.

1975:

  • St. Patrick's Parochial School closes its doors after 50 years.

1974:

  • Dean's Coney Island opens for business at 634 East Charles Page Boulevard.

1973:

  • Cecil & Son's Discount Tires opens at 204 East Morrow Road.

1968:

  • Keystone Dam construction is completed, Keystone Lake is formed.
  • Construction begins on Keystone Expressway, destroying majority of sandy springs.

1965:

  • Sand Springs annexes Prattville.

1957:

  • Construction begins on Keystone Dam.

1955:

  • Sand Springs streetcar system closes.

1948:

  • Sand Springs Sand & Gravel Company opens.

1931:

  • American Legion Post 17 receives permanent state charter.
  • New concrete Arkansas River bridge is finished.

1930:

  • Page Memorial Library is constructed by request of Lucile Page.

1929:

  • Statue of Charles Page is unveiled in Sand Springs Triangle.

1925:

  • St. Patrick's Parochial School opens in St. Patrick's Cathedral.

1922:

  • Construction of Shell Lake Dam and founding of Shell Lake.

1920:

  • First Christian Church of Sand Springs opens at 501 North Main Street.

1919:

  • American Legion Post 17 is founded with a temporary charter.
  • St. Patrick's Catholic Church is founded.
  • First Christian Church of Sand Springs is organized.

1918:

  • Sand Springs Home dormitory construction is finished. 

1917:

  • First bridge across Arkansas River is built.
  • First Presbyterian Church constructs new facility at Fourth and Main.

1916:

  • Construction begins on four-story brick dormitory at Sand Springs Home.

1912:

  • City of Sand Springs is incorporated.
  • Sand Springs Home is incorporated.

1911:

  • Construction begins on Sand Springs Power and Water Company.

1910:

  • The Community Church is founded. It is later renamed First Presbyterian Church of Sand Springs.

1908:

  • Charles Page acquires land that will become Sand Springs.

1907:

  • State of Oklahoma is founded.

1886:

1883:

  • Tullahassee Indian Cemetery is founded.