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Vision 2025 Project: Route 66 Historical Markers Installation in Progress

This article was archived on 11/16/2019
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Installation of Route 66 Historical Markers at 29 Tulsa locations has begun. Work is progressing from east to west. 

This Vision 2025 project is scheduled for completion in two to three weeks. The signs feature tourist-oriented narratives and historical photos.

Vision 2025 was a Tulsa County sales tax from 2004 through 2016 that provided for regional economic development and capital improvements. Vision 2025 included $15 million for projects on Route 66 in Tulsa. Beginning in 2017, the Vision Tulsa sales tax was an extension of Vision 2025 within the city limits of Tulsa.

The City of Tulsa has contracted with Hoffer & Waska, LLC for $30,550 for design of the Route 66 Historical Markers, and EMG One, LLC for the $80,619 fabrication and installation.

Some of the locations where the historical markers are being placed include the following: