Tulsa, OK – Public Works Street Maintenance personnel have completed clearing arterial streets of the ice and snow that fell on Thursday and Friday, Jan. 29-30.
From Thursday morning through 12 a.m. Monday, Feb. 1, Street Maintenance crews applied 2,481 tons of salt and 35.5 tons of salt and sand mixture to arterial streets. Crews drove 30,523 arterial lane miles and plowed 17,845 arterial lane miles.
Public Radio Tulsa – American RadioWorks: Education and Opportunity - Workplace U
We know that a good education can be the ticket a good job. But for many Americans, conventional school isn't working. Every school day some seven thousand students drop out of high school. Often, what they managed to learn in the schoolhouse has not prepared them well enough for the job site. This documentary reports on a growing movement to turn workplaces into classrooms and marginal students into productive workers.
Oklahoma City, OK – In his eighth and final State of the State address to the Oklahoma Legislature, Gov. Brad Henry outlined his plans for tackling the state's $1.3 billion revenue shortfall through a combination of surgically precise budget cuts and use of the state's emergency reserves fund.
"This budget crisis will test each of us, and it will demand our best," the Governor told a joint legislative session.