Collinsville voters say ' no' to purchasing ONG's gas distribution system

Tuesday, August 9th 2005, 9:50 am
By: News On 6

Voters in Collinsville turned down a proposal to purchase ONG’s gas distribution system within their city limits.

The town had the option to buy the system from ONG, after a 25 year franchise agreement with ONG expired in June. Almost 70-percent of those who voted, said ‘no’ to the proposal.

And voters in the Preston School district in Okmulgee County have approved a $1.1-million bond issue.

School officials say the money will be used to build a new high school.


Tulsa County
City of Collinsville
Gas distribution system purchase
Yes 262
No 599

Okmulgee County
Preston Schools
$1.1-million bond issue
Yes 110
No 47