Press Room

Articles for 2018

Warming Stations Open as Tulsa Prepares for Extreme Weather
City Hall, Facilities Closed Monday, Jan. 15, for Martin Luther King Jr. Day; Trash, Recycling Will Be Collected
City Signs Alliance with Oklahoma Department of Labor
Community Response Team Receives Funding to Continue Program to Help Tulsans in Need
Replacement of 16-inch Waterline to Begin Thursday, Jan. 18, at East 21st Street, South Peoria Avenue; Intersection Remains Closed
Following Amazon’s Announcement, Tulsa Will Continue to Aim High
Sanitary Sewer Work to Close Two Inside Lanes on South Peoria Avenue
Brownfield Public Meeting Scheduled for Jan. 29
Mayor Bynum Signs Executive Order to Safeguard Funding for Future Parking Meter Improvements
Serve Tulsans Website Launched as Central Point for Matching Volunteers with Projects
Six Neighborhoods Receive $1,000 for Their Love Your Block Grant
Mayor Bynum Selects Kian Kamas to Lead Mayor’s Office of Economic Development
South Union Avenue Street Rehab Project Starts Feb. 5
36th St North between Lewis and Mohawk Blvd. to Close for Project
TPD Body Camera System Fully Implemented, Policy Online
Construction Kicks-Off for Tulsa Sobering Center
Street Maintenance Project to Begin at 41st and Riverside
Groundbreaking Held for Vision Tulsa Project at Tulsa Community College Southeast Campus
Urban Mobility Innovation Team
City of Tulsa Jail to Open March 1
Open House on March 1 for Crutchfield Neighborhood Sector Plan
Stormwater Project for Residence Inn Downtown; Lanes to Close at Denver Avenue, Sixth Street
A Better Way Program Launches Today, Paving the Way to Real Change for Panhandling
Household Pollutant Special Event Saturday and Sunday
Land Use Plan Kick-Off for Berryhill Neighborhood
City Hall, Facilities to Close March 30 for Good Friday
Grand Opening Coming Soon for Tulsa Little Free Libraries
Tulsa Police to Begin Implicit Bias Training Within the Department
Sign Abatement Program Re-Launches
Tulsa Named 2018 Tree City USA: Arbor Day Event March 29
City of Tulsa Celebrates Community Development Week April 2-6
Tulsa Parks Has Openings for Lifeguards, Day Camp Counselors
Street Maintenance on South Utica Avenue
24th Annual Creek Cleanup Scheduled Saturday, April 21
Mayor Bynum Takes the National Wildlife Federation’s “Mayors’ Monarch Pledge” to Help Save the Monarch Butterfly
Prescription Drug Take-Back Event Scheduled for April 28
Tulsa Named as Finalist for Cities of Service Engaged Cities Award
Date Change: 24th Annual Creek Cleanup Now May 19
Water Leak Repair Scheduled Tuesday – Wednesday, April 24-25 at South Harvard
Mayor Presents Proposed FY19 City of Tulsa Budget
Tulsa Selected to Receive $300,000 Grant from EPA for Route 66 Brownfields Assessment
City of Tulsa Named a High Performer in the 2018 Equipt to Innovate National Survey of American Cities
New Business Processes that Enhance How Citizens Do Business with the City
Mayor Honors Two Tulsa Blue Employees for Their Exceptional Service
Tulsa to Participate in National Drinking Water Week May 6-12
East 101st Street Open to Two-Way Traffic between South Harvard and South Yale; Phase 2 to Begin June 5
Mayor Announces WalkBikeTulsa Safety Education for GO Plan Implementation; Proclaims Bike Month in Tulsa
Community Design Workshop for Pearl District Scheduled for May 15
Crosbie Heights Community Design Workshop Scheduled for May 17
City Surplus Property Auction Set for This Saturday, May 19
Crutchfield Small Area Plan Update Public Meeting Scheduled for May 16
Construction Resumes Today on Fifth Street Project
Rehabilitation Project Begins on North Harvard; East Admiral Place to East Pine Street
Tulsa Named as Winner for Cities of Service Engaged Cities Award
North Memorial Closed from E. Jasper St. to E. King Pl. for Waterline Repair, Ongoing Street Maintenance
Tulsa Celebrates National Public Works Week May 20-26
City Hall, Other Facilities to Close Monday for Memorial Day; Residential Trash Service Will Not Operate on Holiday
Tulsa Honored for Veterans Services
Tulsa Parks Water Playgrounds, Splash Pads Open Beginning May 26
Sobering Center Opens in Tulsa
New McClure Pool Highlight of Season Launch
Tulsa Utility Customers to Receive 2018 Water Quality Report with June Bills
Phase 2 of Street Rehabilitation on East 101st Street to Begin at 8 p.m. Tonight
City of Tulsa Takes the No. 1 Overall Leading Fleet Award in North America
Citywide Non-Arterial Pavement Inspection In Progress
Riverside Drive to Open Sept. 10 between 21st and 41st Streets
West 15th Street, South Denver Intersection to Close Monday, June 18, for Five Days during Waterline Work
Vision 2025 Project: Preparations Begin for New Route 66 Artwork at Admiral Place, Mingo Road Intersection
Sanitary Sewer Project to Begin June 18, on North Lewis near East Pine
USA BMX to Open Headquarters and Facilities in Historic Greenwood District in 2019; Signs Agreement to Stay in Tulsa for Next 30 Years
City Hall, Facilities to Close Wednesday, July 4, for Independence Day
Construction Begins on Vision Tulsa Project – Public Schools Safety First Initiative
Mobile App Now Available for Downtown On-Street Parking Users
Investigation for Water Leak at East 61st Street, South Yale Avenue Scheduled for July 8-13
Riverside Parkway Maintenance Project to Begin Monday, July 9
Nominations Now Open for the 2019 Women of the Year - Pinnacle Awards
Work Begins for Gallup-Tulsa CitiVoice Index
Yuen Ho to Serve as Director of Development Services
Second Arena District Public Workshop Scheduled for July 24