Tulsa, OK – The Transportation Advisory Board has scheduled its remaining five public meetings in Council Districts 5-9. These public meetings will be held as follows:
Feb. 23, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. - Council District 5: Hale High School, 6960 E. 21st St.
March 2, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. (note different time) - Council District 6: Martin Regional Library, 2601 S. Garnett Road.
March 9, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. - Council District 7: Memorial High School, 5840 S. Hudson Ave.
March 30, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. - Council District 9: All Souls Unitarian Church Emerson Hall, 2952 S. Peoria Ave.
April 6, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. - Council District 8: Hardesty Library, 8316 E. 93rd St.
Through these meetings, the Transportation Advisory Board would like to receive citizens' comments about transportation in the city of Tulsa. Citizens also can receive information about transportation capital improvement projects.
The Transportation Advisory Board has been commissioned to advise the Mayor and City Council on all matters affecting land transportation in Tulsa including, but not limited to, streets and rights-of-way maintenance and construction, traffic engineering, mass transit, rail and trail systems.
Members of the Transportation Advisory Board include Mayor Dewey Bartlett, District 1 Councilor Jack Henderson, District 2 Councilor Rick Westcott, Darrell Gilbert representing Council District 3, District 4 Councilor Maria Barnes, District 5 Councilor Chris Trail, District 6 Councilor Jim Mautino, District 7 Councilor John Eagleton, Al Unser representing Council District 8, Daniel Keating representing Council District 9, Brian Cullum from the construction industry, Tulsa Metropolitan Utility Authority Chairman Rick Hudson, Metropolitan Tulsa Transit Authority board member Phil Lakin, Tulsa Metropolitan Area Planning Commission member Keith McArtor, and Matthew Moshiri, construction engineer.
The Transportation Advisory Board meets on the first Tuesday of each month, at noon in the 10th Floor North Conference Room of City Hall at One Technology Center, 175 E. 2nd St. Meetings for the remainder of 2010 are as follows: March 2, April 6, May 4, June 1, July 6, Aug. 3, Sept. 7, Oct. 5, Nov. 2, Dec. 7.