Voters In Tulsa Decide On 3 City Charter Amendments

Wednesday, August 24th 2022, 5:03 am

By: News On 6


Voters in Tulsa decided on three city charter amendments on Tuesday.

The first was about the mayor's salary. Tulsans voted to remove a dollar amount from the city's charter and continue to allow the City Council to set the mayor's salary by ordinance.

Related Story: Three Amendments To Tulsa City Charter On August 23 Ballot

Tulsa voters also approved a proposition about new qualifications for candidates running for city office. The new language says anyone running for Mayor or city auditor must have lived in Tulsa for one year. It also requires city councilors to live in the districts they're running to represent.

Related Story: Mayor Bynum Addresses Proposed Changes To City Of Tulsa Charter

On the third proposition, Tulsans voted to extend the term for city auditor from two years to four years.


Get The Daily Update!

Be among the first to get breaking news, weather, and general news updates from News on 6 delivered right to your inbox!

More Like This

August 24th, 2022

November 15th, 2022

November 7th, 2022

November 7th, 2022

Top Headlines

November 25th, 2022

November 25th, 2022

November 25th, 2022

November 25th, 2022