Tulsa, OK – A road, popular with motorists and bicyclists, Avery Drive, will be closed for the next month or more. Tulsa County Engineer Tom Rains says repairs are underway and all traffic must stay away.
Rains says the work will take four or five weeks.
Rains stresses that bicyclists will be banned from the road until the repair work is finished.
Tulsa, OK – You can expect delays getting across the Arkansas River downtown for the next two-years.
This morning, marked the first rush hour with the I-244 westbound bridge closed. The bridge is being demolished to make way for a new double-decker bridge that will carry auto, walkers, bikers and even trains.
While the new bridge is being constructed the east bound lane will carry both east and west bound traffic over the bridge.
Muskogee, OK – Okla city faces trial over condemnation procedure
MUSKOGEE, Okla. (AP) Four years after its filing, a lawsuit accusing the city of Muskogee of depriving property owners of their rights without just compensation is set for trial.
The Muskogee Phoenix reports the trial will begin Wednesday before Creek County District Judge Douglas Golden. Officials say the trial will determine if the city followed legal procedures before the property was condemned and demolished in May 2006.