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Friday, April 13th & Saturday, April 14, 2018
Tuesday, Nov. 14th, 2017, there is a Utility Franchise question on the ballots in Bixby. Voters will be asked if they approve the granting of a franchise to ONE Gas, Inc., a corporation acting by and through its Oklahoma Natural Gas Company division, for the use of the streets, alleys, and public places within the City of Bixby for the purpose of transporting, distributing and selling natural gas to consumers within the City.
Please keep the following information and tips in mind as the election approaches.
– Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday November 14. Lines are possible at peak voting times. Wait times will likely be shortest at mid-morning and mid-afternoon. Anyone in line to vote at 7 p.m. will be allowed to cast a ballot.
– Anyone who needs to look up their polling place, verify their registration information, or view a sample ballot can do so online. The Online Voter Tool can be accessed on the Oklahoma State Election Board’s website: www.elections.ok.gov. Those who vote by mail can also check the status of their ballot using the Online Voter Tool. Sample ballots are also available at the County Election Board office.
NEW OFFICE HOURS AT THE COMP PLAN BUILDING/ARMORY: COME BY FOR A FACE TO FACE CONVERSATION WITH DEVELOPMENT SERVICES STAFF.
The use of Class 1.4G fireworks may be legally discharged within the Bixby city limits only by homeowners who have secured a permit to do so, on July 3 & 4th, between the hours of 3:00 p.m. – 11:00 pm, as described more fully in the FAQ found at www.bixbyok.gov. Permits are required to legally discharge fireworks in city limits.
Permits cost $20.00, and are available starting May 19th – July 3rd, at City Hall 116 W. Needles, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Normal Business Hours) Monday – Friday. City Hall will be closed July 4th. The fine for discharging fireworks within the Bixby city limits without a permit is $350.00.
Permit holders please assist the City of Bixby’s First Responders by ensuring all roadways are easily accessible and are not blocked, in the event we need to respond to any emergencies in your subdivision. Please make every attempt to have permits visible and accessible for police and fire officials as we try to ensure everyone has a permit and has been briefed on the safety requirements, so that all may enjoy a great Fourth of July.
The City of Bixby is currently updating its Comprehensive Plan, which sets the community’s vision for the next 10 years and beyond.
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Tournament Schedules 2017
Bentley Sports Complex
Your Utility Bill Has A New Look
To permit Bixby residents an opportunity to avoid unwanted door-to-door solicitations, effective April 1, 2016, the City has established a “No Knock List”, which will be provided to door-to-door vendors, so they have notice that residents at the listed addresses are prohibited from solicitations there. To be added to the list, click on the “How do I…” tab above. Then scroll to and click on the “No Knock List” link. Then fill out the online form. It’s that easy.
“The Tulsa Health Department is responsible for mosquito spraying in Bixby. To have them spray your area, please call 918-595-4219” More Information