Sapulpa City Council

Year In Review: The most important local government stories of 2020

December 29, 2020

Though the pandemic wrought havoc on our lives in 2020, other things, unrelated to it, have happened in the meantime. Here’s the most important local government stories from the past year.

City Council approves Liberty Park inclusive playground construction, SPD officer Steve Thompson retires after 30 years of service

December 16, 2020

Sapulpa’s Liberty Park is getting upgraded to be an “Inclusive playground,” meaning that everyone can play, not just children, but their caretakers, as well.

County approves new inmate tracking system, looks for new project manager, adds safety measure to McGuire Industrial Park

December 8, 2020

On Monday the Creek County Board of Commissioners signed a contract with Guardian RFID for the jail’s new Inmate Tracking System.

Petition created to turn Sapulpa’s new mask mandate into an election item

November 17, 2020

The day after City Council voted 6-4 to pass a city-wide mask mandate, a local citizen started a petition with the objective of reversing the decision and bringing it to a vote of the people.

Sapulpa passes mask mandate after heated deliberation at City Council meeting

November 16, 2020

The mask mandate goes into effect on November 18th at 12:01 a.m. and ends at midnight on January 4th, 2021.

City council hears updates from SPS and city staff, police to receive new equipment

November 5, 2020

Superintendent Rob Armstrong gave updates on the state of the district’s schools at Monday evening’s City Council study session.

City Council approves rebranding of Golf Course, SPS implores City for mask mandate

October 21, 2020

The Golf Course is getting a new, more marketable name. Plus, see future upgrades to water treatment system.

Multimillion-dollar commercial development slated for south Sapulpa

August 27, 2020

The 2.5 acre tract will be transformed into a food truck park with an area for eating and visiting with benches and gazebos, a dog park, life-sized shuffleboard and chess games, and more.

Medical marijuana establishment brings to light need for a change Sapulpa’s 2030 Comprehensive Plan

August 24, 2020

Last week’s City Council meeting was packed with information. Here’s what we found out

“It’s not coming, it’s here:” new city councilor Brian Stephens talks about Sapulpa’s potential for “explosive growth”

August 10, 2020

“I just want it to be a better place to live. Cleaner, nicer, with nice, busy streets. that’s the sole reason that I got into city council, period.”