KOKH FOX 25 News

OKlahoma's most wanted

Chris Yelton - CAPTURED!

Chris Yelton - CAPTURED!

Friday, November 21 2008, 08:54 PM CST

FOX 25 LOCAL NEWS

Tulsa County Park Board approves Chandler Park upgrade plan
February 10, 2016 09:34 GMT

(Eds: APNewsNow. Not for online use in the Tulsa market.)

TULSA, Okla. (AP) -- The Tulsa County Park Board has approved an $18 million plan to upgrade the 192-acre Chandler Park between Tulsa and Sand Springs.

The Tulsa World (http://bit.ly/1o22LBt ) reports that the board approved the plan Tuesday that includes new and renovated camping and picnic facilities. The plan also calls for a new playground and adjoining splash park, a bandstand, a realigned roadway and a second entrance to the park.

The board's plan does not come with any financial commitment. County officials said that the first financial step toward implementing the plan is the April 5 vote on the county's 0.05 percent capital improvement sales tax.

If approved, the tax is expected to raise $70 million over 13 years. A little over $4 million of that would be available for the park.

Information from: Tulsa World, http://www.tulsaworld.com

VIDEO LIST

OKLAHOMA WEATHER

62°
web 7 day

From the FOX 25 First Forecast Center...

Hello everyone...A few isolated to scattered t'storms possible late tonight and Wednesday mainly across northern and western Oklahoma but few and far between. ...

details

Business News

Yellen to face Congress amid uncertainty on Fed rate policy

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen has a busy two days on Capitol Hill where lawmakers will be looking for hints about future rate hikes amid increasing economic jitters.

more...

Consumer Info

   WEST PALM BEACH, FL -- (Marketwired) -- 03/21/14 --
 Companies that pride themselves on being eco-friendly may have conflicted
 ideas between marketing with ad specialties and maintaining their green
 reputation. ...

more...

Science/Tech News

IN THE NEWS: FEDERAL BUDGET TO INCLUDE MONEY TO PROTECT AGING GOVERNMENT COMPUTERS

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Some people are quick to snatch up and use the latest in computer gadgetry.

more...

Get This

OBAMA-BRONCOS

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Denver Broncos might have a thing or two to say to President Barack Obama.

more...

IE6 Float Fix