Tulsa Preservation Blog

News, announcements, links, thoughts and musings from TPC Staff.

Zoning Code Update: Public Review Draft Available

Posted by Amanda DeCort on February 18, 2015    |  Link to this Entry  |  Email this Entry

We want your feedback! The Public Review Draft for the City of Tulsa Zoning Code is available now. Visit PLANitULSA to download a copy and find out how you can participate in the next phase of the drafting process.

Click on for a copy of the update.

Want to make a comment? Join the discussion at Feedback Tulsa!

Apply for the Route 66 Corridor Preservation Program Cost Share Grant!!!

Posted by Amanda DeCort on January 27, 2015    |  Link to this Entry  |  Email this Entry

Route 66

The National Park Service, Route 66 Corridor Preservation Program is dedicated to preserving the diverse history of U.S. Highway 66. The program provides financial assistance in the form of competitive cost-share grants for the preservation of the most significant and representative building, structures, road segments, and cultural landscapes along the length of the Route 66 corridor. Cost-share grants are also available for planning, research, and educational initiatives related to the preservation of Route 66!

Click on Route 66 flyer for more information.

Visit Route 66 Corridor Preservation Program for the application.

New e-mail address for COA Applications!

Posted by Amanda DeCort on January 26, 2015    |  Link to this Entry  |  Email this Entry

Trying to e-mail a COA application? Our new application is now up, and Kristin is handling COA applications and questions.

You can e-mail her at kpack@cityoftulsa.org or call her at 576-5672.

Here is the link for our application: COA Application

TPC welcomes Kristin Pack to our staff!

Posted by Amanda DeCort on January 6, 2015    |  Link to this Entry  |  Email this Entry

Kristin Pack
We are pleased to welcome Kristin Pack to the City of Tulsa Planning Department and the Tulsa Preservation Commission staff. Ms. Pack oversees the Certificate of Appropriateness (COA) application process and advising homeowners and contractors on their historic home projects. She provides staff support to the Tulsa Preservation Commission. She has a Master’s Degree in Historic Preservation from University of Kentucky’s College of Design.

Build Your Own Wood Storm Windows!

Posted by Amanda DeCort on March 8, 2014    |  Link to this Entry  |  Email this Entry

Learn to build you own traditional wooden storm windows in our three day, fun and intense, learn-by-doing workshop right here in Tulsa!

Increase the energy efficiency of your home with wooden storms that let you keep your historic windows and don’t detract from your home’s appearance.

Download the information sheet here.

This class is a fantastic value. Class size is very limited due to the hands-on nature of the workshop, so pre-registration is required.

Contact the Tulsa Preservation Commission at (918) 576-5687 or info@tulsapreservationcommission.org to register today.

Utica Midtown Corridor Small Area Plan - Adoption Hearing Wednesday

Posted by Amanda DeCort on November 18, 2013    |  Link to this Entry  |  Email this Entry

The Tulsa Metropolitan Area Planning Commission (TMAPC) will consider the Utica Midtown Corridor Small Area Plan for adoption as item #10 at a public hearing:

Wednesday, November 20th, 1:30 PM
2nd floor - City Council Chamber in City Hall,
175 East 2nd Street
Tulsa, OK 74103

You may download the plan draft here.

You can comment on the UMC Small Area Plan by attending the public hearing on November 20th. The Commission will receive public comments at the public hearing from those wishing to speak.

Unable to attend the public hearing? You may:

a. Subscribe and submit your comments via FeedBack, Planning’s online forum for public engagement at www.feedbacktulsa.org. If you do not wish to comment on the forum, you may support statements made by others. All statements posted on FeedBack will be shared with the TMAPC.

b. Submit written comments directly to TMAPC in advance of the public hearing.
c/o Mr. Joshua Walker, TMAPC Chair
2 West 2nd Street, Suite 800
Tulsa, OK 74103