City Mission Statement
To provide the best municipal services possible to our
community in a professional,
efficient, and economical manner.
of Del City
Del City became a part of Oklahoma in 1948 and was
the dream of George Epperly. The City was named after
Mr. Epperly's daughter Delphinia. Since its inception,
the city has served both military and civilan residents.
In honor of Oklahoma's
rich history the city houses the County & Western
Museum, Del City Preservation & Historical
Society, and War Memorial.
about Del City
John Smith, the 1988
and 1992 US Olymipic Freestyle Champion
Wrestler grew up in Del City
Oklahoma and attended Del City High School.
Mr. Smith is currently the wrestling
coach for Oklahoma State University (OSU).
Some of his honorable mentions include:
- Smith was the first
wrestler ever nominated for the World
Trophy, which he received in 1992. (Viewthe 1992
Championship on YouTube)
- Smith was inducted
into the National
Wrestling Hall of Fame in 1997 .
information visit http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Smith_(wrestler)]
The Annual Del City/Shriners
Armed Forces Day Parade held in May has
more than a 20-year history and is one
of the largest, ongoing parades in the
State of Oklahoma.