Headlines: Tulsa Tornado Damage, ODOT ShakeCast & OKC Attracts New Business

Aug 8, 2017

Headlines for Tuesday, August 8, 2017:

  • Tulsa inspectors condemn ten businesses following a weekend EF-2 tornado. (Tulsa World)

  • Special primary elections today in OKC and Tulsa. (Tulsa World)

  • Broadway Extension/I-44 construction moves ahead of schedule. (Journal Record)

  • Work begins on Turner Turnpike expansion. (Tulsa World)

  • ODOT is using new technology to inspect bridges after an earthquake. (NewsOK)

  • TPS still has 25 job vacancies with two weeks till school starts. (Tulsa World)

  • Oklahoma Conservation Commission moves to stop a decrease in its workforce. (Journal Record)

  • Governor Fallin is creating a task force to examine the Corporation Commission. (Journal Record)

  • Oklahoma is seeing an increase in prices at the pump.(NewsOK)

  • State treasurer says increased tax collections show signs of economic improvement. (Journal Record)

  • OKC gets Amazon and FedEx without even recruiting. (Journal Record)