Economic Development http://publicradiotulsa.org en A New Program from Tulsa Habitat for Humanity: A Brush with Kindness http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/new-program-tulsa-habitat-humanity-brush-kindness <p>On this installment of ST, we welcome Paul Kent, Executive Director of Tulsa Habitat for Humanity. This cherished, local nonprofit will mark its 25th anniversary this year --- the national Habitat organization, by the way, is about a dozen or so years older --- and the Tulsa chapter is also on track to build its 300th house in our community this coming fall. Thu, 02 May 2013 20:00:16 +0000 Rich Fisher 38388 at http://publicradiotulsa.org A New Program from Tulsa Habitat for Humanity: A Brush with Kindness Vision2: A Proposal to Extend Vision 2025 Sales Taxes for Growth and Improvement in Tulsa County http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/vision2-proposal-extend-vision-2025-sales-taxes-growth-and-improvement-tulsa-county <p>On today's StudioTulsa, we hear about Vision2, the proposal by Tulsa County to extend the Vision 2025 six-tenths-of-a-penny sales tax that is set to expire in 2017. Tue, 28 Aug 2012 20:16:36 +0000 Rich Fisher 25128 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Vision2: A Proposal to Extend Vision 2025 Sales Taxes for Growth and Improvement in Tulsa County Appearing at Philbrook, the Noted California-Based Architect Teddy Cruz http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/appearing-philbrook-noted-california-based-architect-teddy-cruz <p>On this edition of ST, we speak with Teddy Cruz, the acclaimed architect and scholar --- he's an associate professor of Public Culture and Urbanism in the Visual Arts Department at the University of California, San Diego --- who will appear at a "Third Thursday" event at the Philbrook Museum of Art here in Tulsa tomorrow night (the 16th) at 6pm. A 2010 profile of Cruz that appeared in T: The New York Times Style Magazine --- in which he was named as one of "the Nifty 50: America's up-and-coming talent" --- begins like so: "Most architects live to build. Thu, 23 Aug 2012 22:08:07 +0000 Rich Fisher 24848 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Appearing at Philbrook, the Noted California-Based Architect Teddy Cruz Tulsa's Kendall Whittier Neighborhood Looking Forward to New Development http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/tulsas-kendall-whittier-neighborhood-looking-forward-new-development <p>Tulsa&#39;s Kendall Whittier neighborhood, certainly the city&#39;s most diverse neighborhood, is poised for new development. Fri, 13 Jul 2012 17:55:40 +0000 Rich Fisher 22196 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Tulsa's Kendall Whittier Neighborhood Looking Forward to New Development