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Mayor Loran Mayes

Welcome to our vibrant community nestled in the heart of the San Bois Mountains!  Embrace the warmth of our small-town charm and the rich tapestry of our history, where the echoes of Choctaw Nation, the resilience of mining, the energy of oil and gas, and the pioneering spirit of ranching converge.

In this close-knit haven, we take pride in the cheers that echo through the valley as we rally behind our hometown teams.  Whether you're exploring the trails that wind through our picturesque landscapes or savoring the sights and flavors of local businesses that define our community, you're sure to find a welcoming embrace at every turn.

Our community is more than just a place; it's a celebration of shared stories, a testament to our collective spirit and a testament to the bonds that tie us together.  Join us in building connections, fostering camaraderie, and creating memories that will linger long after you've explored the treasures of our town.

As you step into our world, you're not just a visitor; you're a cherished guest in the heart of our community.  Welcome to a place where the mountain views beckon, the history runs deep, and the community spirit draws you in.  Together, let's make every moment in our town a chapter in your unforgettable journey.

Mayor's Biography

Mayor Loran Mayes was elected April 4th, 2023. Mayor Mayes and her family found their home here in 2019. She has a Bachelor and Master Degree in Parks and Recreation Management and a Master in Leadership and Communication. She previously served as the Executive Director of the Armed Services YMCA of Oklahoma and as a Park Manager with Oklahoma State Parks.

Mayor Mayes is a full-time Mayor who guides and directs all aspects of the municipal government on a daily basis. Duties include fiscal oversight and employee management, addressing public concerns, and chairing the Wilburton Public Works Authority Board where she oversees it's daily operations. Mayor Mayes presents an annual budget for all city and public works departments to the governing body each fiscal year, and sees that the budget is carried out in accordance to the wishes of the City Council and the Oklahoma Municipal Budget Act. The Mayor works closely with all elected city officials and employees to insure that the city's operation run smoothly. The Mayor is also available as her schedule permits to visit or speak to your club or organization, just contact us!

Mayor Mayes is active in the community, serving as a member of Wilburton Lion’s Club, lead for Women of Wilburton, member of the first class of Leadership Latimer County, member of Oklahoma Municipal League, active in Oklahoma Southeast, and supporter of Wilburton Public schools and Eastern Oklahoma State College.

Mayor's Office

Wilburton City Hall
300 West Main Street
Wilburton, Oklahoma 74578

Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Phone: 918-465-5361

Point of Contact is Executive Assistant Alyssa Blackwood

Emergencies: Dial 911