Published December 19, 2015 by KWGS
The Mayor and the Tulsa City Council come to tentative terms on a Vision Sales Tax Renewal proposal to submit to voters next spring. Final details still need to be worked out after the first of the year.
The agreement includes a public safety component that Mayor Bartlett wanted and other project for economic Development and Arkansas River enhancement
The proposed package includes:
$157-Million for the Arkansas River low water dams and other amenities.
$268-Million for public safety including new officers, firefighters and emergency operators at the Tulsa’s 911 Center.
$366-Million for Economic Development projects including:
- $69-Million for the Gilcrease Museum
- $60-Million for Transit
- $32-Million for Airport improvements
- $30-Million for Zoo Improvements
- $18-Million for BMX National Headquarters