Robbie's blog

The Affordable Care Act Explained

Affordable Care Act

Join us Saturday, September 21 10am-noon at Hardesty Regional Library (8316 E. 93rd St) for an explanation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Come to learn what to expect, or not expect, when open enrollment starts on October 1.

I have a dream... 50 years later

milk

Today marks the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. The march saw between 200,000 and 300,000 people converge on the Washtington Mall in front of the Lincoln Memorial where a parade of speakers representing multiple races and religions advocated for civility and equalty through prayers and speeches  and hoped to rally support for President Kennedy's proposed Civil Rights legislation.

Tulsa City Council Approves Capital Improvements Package

tulsa city council

Last night, after much community involvement and feedback, the Tulsa City Council passed a $918.7 million bond package. The package, which will be included on the November 12 ballot, now awaits voter approval.

Oklahoma Tax Free Weekend

tax free shopping

This weekend, August 2 - 4, 2013, is Oklahoma's Sales Tax Holiday weekend.

Beginning at 12:01 am on Friday, August 2, 2013 and ending at twelve midnight on Sunday, August 4, 2013, Oklahoma will hold a sales tax holiday giving shoppers the opportunity to purchase certain clothing and shoes free of sales tax. This includes state and any local sales taxes.

City of Tulsa Tree Debris Pickup

city of tulsa

Beginning Monday, July 29, the City of Tulsa will begin picking up debris from the recent rain and wind storms.

from cityoftulsa.org

A special curbside debris removal operation will begin Monday, July 29, beginning at 8 a.m. and continuing to 5 p.m. on weekdays.  Crews will make one pass throughout the city to gather residential tree debris from last night's storm, if it is placed at the curb.

Pages