Mayor Pushes Public Safety, River Tax in State of City Address

Tulsa Mayor Dewey Bartlett repeated his call for a dedicated public safety tax during his annual State of the City address this afternoon.

Bartlett spoke at a lunch hosted by the Chamber of Commerce.

The mayor said the city needs a dedicated sales tax to fund public safety and suggested a sales tax could be used to build dams to put water in the river.

Watch Tulsa's Channel 8 at 4, 5 and 6 for more about the mayor's proposals.

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