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Stephanie Cameron Stays Busy with Civic Duties, Announces Street Cred 2017

By EMILY RAMSEY

Editor’s Note: Tulsa’s Young Professionals 2017 Chair Stephanie Cameron is one of Greater Tulsa Reporter’s “10 People to Watch in 2017,” as announced in its January 2017 issue. GTR was the first news group in greater Tulsa to introduce “10 People to Watch,” which launched in January 2009. 

Tulsa’s Young Professionals played a key role in keeping 2017 Chair Stephanie Cameron in Tulsa after she moved to the city in 2008, and this year in particular, she is paying it forward.

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A Gathering Place for Tulsa Names Leadership Fivesome

As progress continues at A Gathering Place for Tulsa (TGP), the park recently announced its leadership team. TGP has named Kirsten Hein as senior programming officer, Josh Henderson as senior operations officer, Amanda Murphy as senior marketing officer and Steve Terry as senior culinary officer. The team will work together with Tony Moore, park director, in running the day-to-day operations and programming for the park.

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Owasso Fire Chief Transitions to New Role

By EMILY RAMSEY

In April, Owasso Fire Chief Christopher Garrett entered a new role, transitioning to the position of Assistant City Manager.

Garrett will eventually take over the job from Sherry Bishop, who is soon to retire after more than 30 years with the City of Owasso.

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Tulsa Creating a National Model for Community Policing

From Tulsa's Mayor by G. T. Bynum

Public safety is one of the most vital roles of any municipal government and is one that ensures quality of life for our citizens.

With the overwhelming passage of Vision Tulsa, permanent public safety dollars will be directed to hire 160 additional police officers in our community with a continued focus on building connections across the city between our officers and citizens.

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Tulsa Area United Way Honors Top Supporters

The Tulsa Area United Way honored its leading supporters and volunteers at the recent Live United Awards and Luncheon.

Several companies and organizations received awards during the annual event before more than 900 guests at the Cox Business Center.

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Debra Wimpee Wins B.A. City Council Seat

By EMILY RAMSEY

Long-time Broken Arrow resident and first-time City Councilor Debra Wimpee was sworn in on April 18 after unseating councilor Richard Carter. Wimpee won the election for Ward 1 on April 4.

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Lake Bixhoma Renovations Near Completion

By EMILY RAMSEY

In April, the SkillsUSA Chapter at Tulsa Tech’s Peoria Campus completed its revitalization efforts at Lake Bixhoma, which were funded by a $25,000 Lowe’s Community Improvement Grant that the group received at the end of 2016.

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Tulsa’s Original City Hall Still Iconic in Downtown

On Architecture By ROGER COFFEY, AIA

Anyone who thinks that Tulsa hasn’t grown over the years has only to look at our present City Hall located at Second Street and Cincinnati Avenue and then at the Tulsa Municipal Building, our World War I vintage City Hall at 124 E. 4th St.

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Tulsa Bike Share to Put City on the Cutting Edge

By EMILY RAMSEY

Editor’s Note: Daniel Sperle, executive director of Tulsa Bike Share, is one of Greater Tulsa Reporter’s “10 People to Watch in 2017,” as announced in its January 2017 issue. GTR was the first news group in greater Tulsa to introduce “10 People to Watch,” which launched in January 2009.

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Smart Growth Tulsa Helps City Progress

Advocating for greater citizen engagement and for issues that keep Tulsa on pace with the national trend of vibrant urban cores, Smart Growth Tulsa continues to make itself heard since forming in spring 2014.

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Students Benefit from Reading Partners Initiative

From the Mayor by G.T. BYNUM

The spirit of high expectations in our community continues gaining momentum as we work toward making Tulsa a premier place in Oklahoma to receive an education.

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Women’s Association Supports Tulsa Boys’ Home

The Women’s Association, founded in 1938, is an auxiliary support group of Tulsa Boys’ Home. They provide essential supplies for the boys and raise thousands of dollars each year for TBH through numerous fun-filled events. Since 1938, these volunteer women have been major contributors of energy and influence in fund-raising campaigns. Members have been providing food and clothing since the early years and continue to raise money for expansion and on-going operating expenses. Today’s members consistently help with towels, socks, and underwear, as well as special needs for the kitchen, holiday gifts for the boys, and more.

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CTCA Matches Employees with Community Caring Organizations

More than 30 non-profit organizations gathered at Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) for the hospital’s third annual Community Day held March 2.

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Newsmakers Honorees Communicate, Educate, Innovate

The Association for Women in Communications (AWC) Tulsa Chapter will celebrate Oklahoma women who have made significant contributions to the greater Tulsa community and Oklahoma at its annual Newsmakers Awards luncheon, Wednesday, May 3, at Southern Hills Country Club.

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Owasso Half Penny Tax Aids Police, Fire Effectiveness

By EMILY RAMSEY

In January 2015, Owasso residents approved a half-penny sales tax that would be allocated specifically for police, fire and streets. The tax took effect on April 1, 2015, and is estimated to generate approximately $4 million annually.

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