Tulsa City Hall http://publicradiotulsa.org en A Matter of Priorities: The City of Tulsa, Its Budget, and Its Arts Community http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/matter-priorities-city-tulsa-its-budget-and-its-arts-community <p>This has been an anxious past few months for many in Tulsa's arts community. That community was very much caught off-guard by the decision of Mayor Bartlett's office to eliminate most of the City of Tulsa's arts funding. Alarming proposals to cut staff positions at the Tulsa PAC Trust, the Waterworks Community Arts Center, and both the Heller and Clark Theatres effectively galvanized supporters all over town, and these supporters quickly spurred the City Council to oppose the Mayor's proposals. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 20:56:17 +0000 Rich Fisher 63240 at http://publicradiotulsa.org A Matter of Priorities: The City of Tulsa, Its Budget, and Its Arts Community Making the Case for "Improve Our Tulsa" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/making-case-improve-our-tulsa <p>On Tuesday of next week, November 12th, the citizens of Tulsa won't just cast a ballot for Kathy Taylor or Dewey Bartlett. They'll also vote on the $918-million "Improve Our Tulsa" capital improvements package, which is intended to fund improvements to our city's infrastructure --- with 70% of the package being devoted to street repair/repaving/refurbishment alone. Fri, 08 Nov 2013 20:07:01 +0000 Rich Fisher 49291 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Making the Case for "Improve Our Tulsa" 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 The Homestretch of Tulsa's 2013 Mayoral Race: A Chat with Kathy Taylor http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/homestretch-tulsas-2013-mayoral-race-chat-kathy-taylor <p>On this installment of StudioTulsa, we present the first in a 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 show, we hear from Democrat Kathy Taylor, who was the 38th Mayor of Tulsa, serving from 2006 until 2009; prior to her tenure as Mayor, she was the State of Oklahoma's Secretary of Commerce and Tourism. (We will hear from Dewey F. Tue, 29 Oct 2013 18:27:54 +0000 Rich Fisher 48678 at http://publicradiotulsa.org The Homestretch of Tulsa's 2013 Mayoral Race: A Chat with Kathy Taylor The Third of a Three-Part Series on Tulsa's 2013 Mayoral Race: A Discussion with Dewey Bartlett http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/third-three-part-series-tulsas-2013-mayoral-race-discussion-dewey-bartlett <p>On this installment of ST, we offer the third and final interview in our three-part series of conversations with the leading candidates to be Tulsa's next mayor. As per changes to the City Charter that were enacted in 2011, the current race for mayor will be non-partisan, with a primary scheduled for Tuesday of next week: June 11th. Thu, 06 Jun 2013 21:30:52 +0000 Rich Fisher 40464 at http://publicradiotulsa.org The Third of a Three-Part Series on Tulsa's 2013 Mayoral Race: A Discussion with Dewey Bartlett The Second of a Three-Part Series on Tulsa's 2013 Mayoral Race: A Discussion with Bill Christiansen http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/second-three-part-series-tulsas-2013-mayoral-race-discussion-bill-christiansen <p>Today on ST, we continue our three-part series of conversations with the leading candidates to be the City of Tulsa's next mayor. As per changes to the City Charter that were enacted in 2011, the current race for mayor will be non-partisan, with a primary scheduled for Tuesday of next week: June 11th. Wed, 05 Jun 2013 17:19:19 +0000 Rich Fisher 40365 at http://publicradiotulsa.org The Second of a Three-Part Series on Tulsa's 2013 Mayoral Race: A Discussion with Bill Christiansen The First of a Three-Part Series on Tulsa's 2013 Mayoral Race: A Discussion with Kathy Taylor http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/first-three-part-series-tulsas-2013-mayoral-race-discussion-kathy-taylor <p>Today on ST, we begin a three-part series of conversations with the leading candidates to be the City of Tulsa's next mayor. As per changes to the City Charter that were enacted in 2011, the current race for mayor will be non-partisan, with a primary scheduled for Tuesday of next week: June 11th. Tue, 04 Jun 2013 20:00:03 +0000 Rich Fisher 40301 at http://publicradiotulsa.org The First of a Three-Part Series on Tulsa's 2013 Mayoral Race: A Discussion with Kathy Taylor