Parking Garage Design Has Pluses and Minuses Full ground level retail is not guaranteed

While some property owners predictably resist what they consider to be cumbersome and sometimes expensive regulations, they are arguably the ones who have the most to gain by them.  It is a mistake by those who dismiss design standards as nothing more than unnecessary aesthetics serving as barriers to doing business. 

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VISION TULSA OVERVIEW – Proposition 1 – Public Safety $272 million projected over the first 15 years

Proposition 1 – If approved, the permanent, dedicated public safety tax will provide funding for the addition of 160 new police officers and 65 new firefighters. The City states that the added police officers will allow police stations to remain open 24-hours a day, seven days a week. It likely will improve response times for police by having more patrol officers ready to answer calls.

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VISION TULSA OVERVIEW – Proposition 2 – Streets & Transportation $102 million projected over the first 15 years

Proposition 2 – The common denominator of cities with effective transit systems is a source of dedicated funding. Dedicated and predictable funding facilitates the long-term planning required to bring the city up to competitive levels of performance. With the approval of Proposition 2, Tulsa can take begin to build a transit system for the 21st Century.

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VISION TULSA OVERVIEW – Proposition 3 – Economic Development $510,634,000 over 15 Years

Background Information The current Tulsa County Vision 2025 sales tax will expire at the end of 2016. Vision 2025 is an unprecedented and highly successful countywide program of community enrichment and economic development projects. In late 2014, with the end of the Vision 2025 nearing, local officials began discussing the prospect of identifying new community…

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