River Design and Cost Estimates Presented
The Engineering Working Group presented its report on cost
estimates and timelines for low-water dams and related
infrastructure to the River Task Force on April 30.
This report is the full scope of potential work, and not
necessarily the proposal that will be presented to voters. The Task
Force will review the report and select elements for a funding
proposal this Fall.
View the Engineering Working Group Presentation
View the full report here
Watch an animation (.wmv) of the Obermeyer gates here
Citizens will have a chance to learn more about river proposals
and other topics at a series of town hall meetings this June. All
meetings will begin at 6 p.m.
Jewish Federation of Tulsa
2021 East 715t St.
Martin Regional Library
2601S. Garnett Rd.
Hardesty Regional Library
8316 E. 93rd St. South
Rudisill Regional Library
1520 N. Hartford Ave.
Perkins Family Auditorium
OU-Tulsa Learning Center
4502 E. 41st St.
Memorial Day Weekend Events in Tulsa
Councilors Jeannie Cue and Connie
Dodson, along with members of the Route 66 Main Street association,
announced a series of events this Memorial Day weekend aimed at
highlighting Tulsa as America's most patriotic city.
It kicks off with the Crystal City Carnival, May 21 - 24, at the
Crystal City Shopping Center - 4200 Southwest Blvd. Ride
wristbands are $25. Hours are as follows:
Thursday, May 21, 5:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Friday, May 22, 5:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 23, 1:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Sunday, May 24, 1:00 p.m to 6:00 p.m.
On Saturday, May 23, the Route 66 Patriot Cruise rolls
through Tulsa's corridor of the historic mother road. The cruise
begins with vehicles lining up at the new East Gateway Route 66
sign, located on the north side of E. 11th
St. and east of Interstate 44. The cruise will end at
the Crystal City Shopping Center. Registration starts at 7:30
a.m. with the cruise beginning at 9:00 a.m. This is a free
The Route 66 Patriot Car and Motorcycle show runs from
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Saturday, May 23, on Tulsa's west side
between S. Union Pl. and W. 39th St. on Southwest Blvd.
Registration for the car show is $20. Cost for judging is
Also on Saturday, May 23, will be the Tulsa's Most
Patriotic Pet Costume Contest at the Route 66 Village - 3700
Southwest Blvd. Registration starts at 9:00 a.m. with judging
beginning at 11:00 a.m. There is a $5 donation to enter.
For more information on these events, visit: route66patriotcarshow.com
River Task Force Seeks Civic Group Feedback
The Arkansas River Infrastructure Task Force has created an
email address to receive ideas on river development from civic
Groups such as Rotary and Kiwanis clubs, church groups, Boy Scouts
and Girl Scouts, young professionals, active seniors and others are
encouraged to provide their feedback on river development by
Watch all the meetings of the Arkansa River Infrastructure Task
Force on demand at tgovonline.org
Quality of Life Report
The City Council was presented with the annual Quality of Life
Report for Tulsa on Jan. 15.
The Quality of Life Report is an objective analysis of our
community, compared to 20 peer cities.
The report includes data on demographic trends, economic
vitality, public safety, neighborhood vitality, human investment,
citizen engagement, transportation, the environment, and recreation
- Read the full Quality of Life
- Watch the video presentation here