Many Tulsa Residents Wowed By Plans F...

Many Tulsa Residents Wowed By Plans For New Park On Riverside Drive

There are 6 comments on the NewsOn6 Tulsa story from Jun 18, 2013, titled Many Tulsa Residents Wowed By Plans For New Park On Riverside Drive. In it, NewsOn6 Tulsa reports that:

One of the largest and most expensive privately-funded parks in the nation is already getting Tulsans to gather around it, and it's only in the design phase.

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Glock 37

Austin, TX

#1 Jun 19, 2013
George Soros Kaiser should give money to the city to fix all the roads, make it safer and clean up the drug problem. They should spend money on demolishing 61st and Peoria and rebuilding it and cleaning out North Tulsa. Perhaps if the roads, crime, gang and drug problems were fixed, then Tulsa may have a chance of luring companies, people and quality jobs. Tulsa will never be a destination city...poor leadership and no vision. But this park will bring Tulsa together....lol

Since: Jul 10

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#2 Jun 19, 2013
Place for mugging, rape, theft, drugs, law enforcement resources.

Money would be better spent on getting more business and jobs in Tulsa.
Glock 37

Austin, TX

#3 Jun 20, 2013
WMCOL wrote:
Place for mugging, rape, theft, drugs, law enforcement resources.
Money would be better spent on getting more business and jobs in Tulsa.
WMCOL, you know better than that. Tulsa always does things backwards as they are a regressive thinking bunch. It is deemed by George Soros Kaiser (the guy who really runs Tulsa) that bringing a park and a gathering place will better Tulsa. I'm certain that this park will make Tulsa a safer place, rid it of the rampant meth problem, bring countless people from all over to visit it and bring thousands of quality, high paying jobs. Yeah, right. What a waste of money.
DWC

Broken Arrow, OK

#4 Jun 21, 2013
Are you sure Tulsans are regressive, or just following the wishes of Kitty's daughter and being more progressive. You know..spend, spend, spend someone elses money :)
Jen

Tulsa, OK

#5 Sep 26, 2013
Glock 37 wrote:
George Soros Kaiser should give money to the city to fix all the roads, make it safer and clean up the drug problem. They should spend money on demolishing 61st and Peoria and rebuilding it and cleaning out North Tulsa. Perhaps if the roads, crime, gang and drug problems were fixed, then Tulsa may have a chance of luring companies, people and quality jobs. Tulsa will never be a destination city...poor leadership and no vision. But this park will bring Tulsa together....lol
I'm pretty sure Tulsa is pretty lucky to have such a generous philanthropist like GK putting so much back into the community. Quality of life improvements are important for attracting business and jobs.
buckwheat

Tulsa, OK

#6 Sep 26, 2013
We might knock the springs out from under our cars, and shake all the bolts and nuts loose on the neglected city streets, but at least we will have a nice place to rest and assess the damage.

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