Tulsa City Officials Declare New Recycling Day, Highlight Milestones

City of Tulsa officials were on hand Thursday morning as they announced a new day devoted to recycling in the area.

Nov. 15 is now Tulsa Recycles Day and with it, city officials announced several project milestones associated with the new residential refuse and recycling program, as well as recognize key project participants.

According to the release, Mayor Dewey Bartlett and other various department heads commemorated this day with a tour of the newly renovated $10M Tulsa Recycling and Transfer facility.

Channel 8 was on hand during the announcement at American Waste Control's Tulsa Recycling and Transfer facility.

Check back as Kim Jackson will have more on this during the evening broadcasts.