City Freezes Hiring

Apr 15, 2013

Credit KWGS News

Mayor Bartlett announces a hiring freeze for the City of Tulsa.

The Mayor says the freeze is a way to get out ahead of the last few months of lower-than-expected sales tax revenues.

He doesn’t expect the freeze to last very long and says they’ll be reevaluating approximately every month.

He also said the City will focusing on decreasing overtime hours for City employees as a way to save money.