Dewey Bartlett http://publicradiotulsa.org en The Homestretch of Tulsa's 2013 Mayoral Race: A Chat with Dewey Bartlett http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/homestretch-tulsas-2013-mayoral-race-chat-dewey-bartlett <p>On this edition of StudioTulsa, we present the second in our two-part series of interviews with the candidates appearing on the ballot for Mayor in the upcoming November 12th general election here in the City of Tulsa. On today's program, we hear from Republican Dewey F. Bartlett, Jr., the current Mayor of our city, who was elected to this post on November 10, 2009, and who is seeking re-election. Wed, 30 Oct 2013 22:19:50 +0000 Rich Fisher 48768 at http://publicradiotulsa.org The Homestretch of Tulsa's 2013 Mayoral Race: A Chat with Dewey Bartlett Mayoral Candidates on StudioTulsa http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/mayoral-candidates-studiotulsa <p>The candidates for mayor will debate the issues on today&#39;s StudioTulsa program. Recorded before the Tulsa Kiwanis yesterday, former Mayor Kathy Taylor says if elected Tulsa residents will be getting a refund.</p><blockquote><p><strong>&nbsp;KATHY TAYLOR:&nbsp; <em>&quot;It is time to get back to basics. In my first 100 days in office, I will work to refund the green waste fees.&quot;</em></strong></p> Tue, 08 Oct 2013 12:54:36 +0000 KWGS News 47524 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Mayoral Candidates on StudioTulsa Mayor Heads to Japan http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/mayor-heads-japan <p>Winging his way over the Pacific this morning is Mayor Bartlett.&nbsp; He is headed for an economic development stop in Japan.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>He expects to also lobby some businesses about Japan’s energy needs, especially CNG related products that are made in Tulsa. He left yesterday for an economic development junket that has been in the planning for about six months.</p> Mon, 10 Sep 2012 12:09:15 +0000 KWGS News 25870 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Mayor Heads to Japan State of City Address Tomorrow http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/state-city-address-tomorrow <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 14px;">TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Tulsa Mayor Dewey Bartlett is slated to deliver his state of the city address this week to update area leaders on the city's potential business prospects.</span></p><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 14px;">No agenda was available for Thursday's address, but Bartlett is likely to discuss the city's role in the Vision2 package, which would extend a county sales tax and raise about $750 million in revenue for economic development projects and quality of life improvements.</span></p> Wed, 05 Sep 2012 17:17:55 +0000 John Durkee 25603 at http://publicradiotulsa.org State of City Address Tomorrow Mayor Bartlett on NPR's Morning Edition http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/mayor-bartlett-nprs-morning-edition <p>From our studio, Tulsa Mayor Dewey Bartlett was a guest on NPR&#39;s Morning Edition program. The mayor and Morning Edition national host Steve Inskeep discussed Tulsa&#39;s racial divide and recent progress made at healing old wounds reopened by a recent shooting spree. <em>(hear the interview by clicking above)</em></p> Wed, 18 Apr 2012 13:05:27 +0000 KWGS News 17034 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Mayor Bartlett on NPR's Morning Edition New proposal for West Bank Development expected soon http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/new-proposal-west-bank-development-expected-soon <p>It is back to the drawing board on West Bank River Development. Mayor Bartlett says with the city rejecting all of the bids for the development of the area just north of 23rd and Jackson, a new proposal is expected soon.</p><p>The mayor says the project must be big in scope and well financed. He says the initial proposals were lacking and were turned down.</p><p>He says whenever the city does develop the west bank the project &ldquo;must be a winner&rdquo;. The mayor tells KWGS, the project can not fail.</p> Fri, 09 Mar 2012 17:05:35 +0000 John Durkee 14547 at http://publicradiotulsa.org New proposal for West Bank Development expected soon