Voters In Broken Arrow, Bixby Approve Bond Issues


Tuesday, April 5th 2011, 9:31 pm
By: News On 6


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BROKEN ARROW, Oklahoma – Voters in Broken Arrow overwhelmingly approved a $44 million bond issue Tuesday.

Proposition One allows $27 million to be spent on transportation improvements including widening Aspen to five lanes. It passed with just more than 73 percent of the vote. 

4/4/2011 Related Story: Broken Arrow Bond Issue To Pay For Transportation Projects

Proposition Two, which passed with just over 70 percent of the vote, allots $10 million for improvements at the city's police and fire stations.

Parks and Recreation will get $5.1 million worth of improvements under Proposition Three. It passed with 67.86 percent of the vote.

Proposition Four, which passed with nearly 73 percent of the vote, will spend $2.3 million for improvements to the city's storm water facilities, including drainage improvements on several streets.

Read a detailed list of projects included in every proposition on the Broken Arrow ballot

Voters in Bixby approved a $10 million bond issue Tuesday. It will allow for improvements to public parks, recreation facilities, and public safety facilities, along with repairs to city streets.

See a list of results from several Tulsa County elections.