Tulsa, Ok – Former Beatle Paul McCartney has added two more shows to his Summer jaunt in the US. McCartney and his band now play in Tulsa on Monday, August 17th. He will leave Tulsa to travel to Dallas on the 19th.
It is the lead-off to the BOK Center's first anniversary. This is the only arena in which he is performing.
Tulsa, Ok – Inner Dispersal Loop Closure begins on Monday.
The single-largest project ever awarded in the Oklahoma Department of Transportation's history is underway. This $75 million stimulus-funded project will rebuild the north and west legs of Tulsa's Inner Dispersal Loop (includes portions of I-244, US-412, US-64 and SH-51), replace the decks on 44 bridges on the north and west legs, and will repair the surface on portions of the east and south legs.
Tulsa, OK – Tulsa council to consider Indian sovereignty item
TULSA, Okla. (AP) A Tulsa city councilman says he is proposing a resolution that would express the council's opposition to putting more land under American Indian sovereignty.
Councilor Bill Christiansen says he'll offer the resolution in response to efforts by the Muscogee (Creek) Nation to place into federal trust status two parcels of land along the Arkansas River. The designation would exempt the land from local sales and property taxes.