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Revised Ordinances

Title 51, Chapter 6 was approved on December 19, 2018. The ordinance covers the self-certification permitting process. For additional information, please consult the ordinance and the Self Certification Manual.

New Administrative, Permit and License fees, as approved by City Council on November 11, 2017, went into effect on Monday, April 16, 2018. A copy of Title 49, Ordinance 23814 is available for your review.

The City of Tulsa has adopted the 2015 Commercial, Residential, Fire, Electrical, Mechanical and Plumbing codes. Please visit the Codes, Ordinances and Standards page for the currently adopted codes.

Keri Fothergill is the Development Services Liaison for the Development Services Department

Keri Fothergill is the Development Services Liaison for the Development Service Department. Her role is to promote a good working relationship between the Development Services Department and the development community. She works to increase awareness of planning and development services and assists developers with any permitting challenges or permit process questions. Keri may be reached at (918) 576-5527 or

Keri began her public service career with the City of Tulsa after completing her bachelor's degree from the University of Oklahoma in 2000. She served as a political aide to three Mayoral Administrations, served as a legislative aide to the Tulsa City Council and worked as the Community Involvement Coordinator for the Refuse and Recycling Division.

Keri has an extensive history of community service to organizations such as Child Abuse Network, the Tulsa Crime Commission and the Sand Springs Development Authority. Keri has also shown her interest in the international community by serving as a board member for the Tulsa Global Alliance and she participated in the International City/County Management Association (ICMA) Professional Fellows Exchange program, funded by the U.S. State Department.