Creek County Commissioners Meetings

Turner Turnpike expansion resumes near Creek Turnpike entrance, county COVID numbers up 30% in 3 days

January 12, 2021

The Turner Turnpike project, which will expand the Interstate from four lanes to six near the Creek Turnpike entrance going into Tulsa from Highway 66, begins Monday.

Four county officials sworn in at County Commissioners Meeting

January 11, 2021

Plus, Stephens renominated as chair of the board of commissioners and information on the Phase 1 vaccine rollout results.

County project manager position filled, INCOG grant for resurfacing West 81st Street approved

December 28, 2020

On Monday, December 28th the Board of County Commissioners chose a replacement for Paul Farris, Creek County’s retiring County Project Manager. Glen Mouser will begin training for the job January 4 with a starting annual salary at the Foreman Rate of $45,463.44. District #1 Commissioner Newt Stephens stated that there were two applicants for the […]

Creek County’s INCOG stormwater category to be updated, Bristow-area bridge project to be completed, multiplex barn at fairgrounds accepting bids

December 28, 2020

Lots of updates at last week’s Creek County Commissioners meeting, including a look at some upcoming project completions, and changes to the Creek County Fairgrounds

County to purchase 50 air scrubbers for buildings, puts hold on hiring grant writer, appoints new officer to handle health department accounts

December 1, 2020

County Commissioners decided on using a local company to handle the purchase and installation of the scrubbers. Plus, see why the county has decided to hold off on hiring a grant writer.

County approves applications for new businesses, an RRID in Kellyville, takes steps to combat COVID

November 29, 2020

Last week’s County Commissioners meeting saw the approval of a new Rural Road Improvement District south of Kellyville.

Grand River Dam Authority granted access to county GPS information

October 26, 2020

Creek County will allow Grand River Dam Authority (GRDA) access to its Intelligent Middleware (IMW) server so it can capture latitude and longitude information for its subscribers. IMW services help communications with radios and smartphones.  At the Board of County Commissioners meeting on October 19th, Commissioner New Stephens said that the GRDA request is about […]

Sheriff’s office employees receive statewide awards, board approves RFID tracking system for county jail inmates

October 8, 2020

Sheriff Bret Bowling credited these outstanding recipients who were chosen from all 77 Oklahoma counties.

Progress made in county’s 911 feasibility study; emergency resolutions at courthouse to continue for another week

October 1, 2020

County Commissioners discussed the results of a recent 911 feasibility study, formally approved a CIRB plan for the county, and continued the emergency procedures in place at the courthouse for another week.

County Commissioners approve road and bridge repairs, utility crossings for oil and ONG

August 28, 2020

A utility permit for a crude oil pipeline from Cushing to Tulsa will cross through 25 roads, but is not expected to impact traffic.