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Posted on: December 2, 2021

City Proposes New Swim Complex and Skateboard Park


On December 1, 2021, the City of Sallisaw Board of City Commissioners passed a resolution calling for a special election on February 8, 2022.

The purpose of the election is to request an extension of the current ½ cent sales tax that has paid the debt associated with the new sports complex, which was constructed in 2013.  The bonds issued for the sports complex will pay off ...

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Posted on: October 28, 2021

Board of City Commissioners Address Electric Cost Items


At an October 28th special meeting, the Board of City Commissioners again addressed how to recover additional electric costs due to the February winter storm and current natural gas prices.

After discussion, and a presentation from city staff, the Board of City Commissioners approved a plan that will use the refinancing of debt to cover the excess cost of electricity incurred during Winter Storm URI in February 2021 (referred to as PCAx cost...

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