Vision 2025 http://publicradiotulsa.org en Is Vision2 a Good Idea for the Greater Tulsa Area? Or Isn't It? http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/vision2-good-idea-greater-tulsa-area-or-isnt-it <p>TulsaNow, which has been around for more than a decade, is a non-profit organization whose mission is to "help Tulsa become the most vibrant, diverse, sustainable, and prosperous city of our size. Thu, 06 Sep 2012 22:07:37 +0000 Rich Fisher 25711 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Is Vision2 a Good Idea for the Greater Tulsa Area? Or Isn't It? 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 Commission Approves of Tax Extension Vote. But Not All Details are Worked Out http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/commission-approves-tax-extension-vote-not-all-details-are-worked-out <p>The Tulsa County Commission votes to send&nbsp; an extension of the Vision 2025 sales tax back to the voters. The proposal, originally passed in the 2006, used a 0.6 percent sales tax to make Tulsa County infrastructure improvements, most notably is the arena, now called the BOK Center.</p> Mon, 13 Aug 2012 15:45:46 +0000 KWGS News 24157 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Commission Approves of Tax Extension Vote. But Not All Details are Worked Out A Call for a Tax Extension to Pay for Airport and Tulsa County Projects http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/call-tax-extension-pay-airport-and-tulsa-county-projects <p style="margin-left:-.5in;">A plan is unveiled in Tulsa County to raise about 750-million dollars over 13 years for airport, aerospace, and other infrastructure projects. If County Commissioners say okay, you will be asked to approve extending the sixth-tenths of a penny &lsquo;Vision 2025&rsquo; tax when it expires in December 2015.</p><p style="margin-left:-.5in;">Co-chairman of the Vision 2 campaign, Don Walker, says the improvements are needed to attract and keep jobs. County Commissioners will decide Monday whether to send the resolution to voters in November.</p> Fri, 10 Aug 2012 14:08:17 +0000 Marshall Stewart 23972 at http://publicradiotulsa.org A Call for a Tax Extension to Pay for Airport and Tulsa County Projects