Vision Tulsa

The comment period has closed on the four Bridge finalists. Please check back for the final design!

We had a tremendous response to our request for bridge designs. In just three weeks we received 233 submissions that ran the full spectrum: from a talented four-year-old artist, to world-class proposals from Tulsa’s design and architectural firms. It was inspiring to see the talent we have in our city, and the love Tulsans have for improving their community. 

Following the submission deadline, the Selection Committee went to work reviewing these submissions based upon three core criteria:

  • Was the design iconic, but with Tulsa roots?
  • Did the design complement its neighbors: The Gathering Place, River Parks, and the Arkansas River’s lake and whitewater flume?
  • Was it focused on both pedestrians and bikers, and provide a safe, great experience both all users?

And after a number of very tough decisions, the Selection Committee narrowed the list to 10 semi-finalists. Those semi-finalists were reviewed by engineering consultants for construction feasibility and cost, and those that could be built on time and under budget became our finalists. You can view the full presentation of each of the four finalists by clicking the images below.

View the bridge design finalists:

Bridge Design Finalist 1  Bridge Design Finalist 2

Bridge Design Finalist 3  Bridge Design Finalist 4

Click the link at the top or bottom of this page to tell us what you think. You can provide feedback on all four designs or the design of your choosing. The window for submitting public feedback will end on Friday, April 28 at Noon.

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