The Peggy Helmerich Library will be closed temporarily for light renovation. We anticipate the closure to last several weeks. During the closure, any items you have placed on hold will be sent to Hardesty Library.
Tuesday, November 12 is election day in the cities of Tulsa and Sand Springs. Early voting continues until 6 p.m. today (Friday, November 8) at the Tulsa County Election Board (555 N. Denver, Tulsa). There will be no early voting tomorrow (Saturday) or Monday.
Polls will be open Tuesday 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Sand Springs voters will decide 3 bond issues. Access bond details here: http://www.sandspringsok.org/index.aspx?NID=410 and sample ballots here: http://www.tulsacounty.org/Tulsacounty/sampleballots/2013/nov12/sandsprings.pdf
Voters in the City of Tulsa will decide races for Mayor and City Auditor. Voters will also decide on the Improve our Tulsa projects as well as a pay raise for City Councilors.
Information about the Improve Our Tulsa propositions can be accessed here: http://www.improveourtulsa.com/. The Improve Our Tulsa capital improvements package features $918 million in funding for a range of infrastructure projects for the City of Tulsa – maintenance and repair of things like streets, bridges, public safety, parks and city-owned facilities, one of the included projects is the Central Library Renovation.
Information for Citizens for a Better Vision, a group opposing Improve Our Tulsa can be found here: https://www.facebook.com/CitizensForaBetterVision
Access information about the mayoral and city auditor candidates (in alphabetical order):
Not sure where to vote on Tuesday? Access the precinct locator here: http://www.tulsacounty.org/TulsaCounty/TulsaCoHtml.aspx?framesrc=pctloc
Access other election related information as well as election results (when available) from the Tulsa City-County Library Government Information Department.