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Posted on: October 1, 2020

Improvements Continue at Wastewater Treatment Facility

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Improvements to the City of Sallisaw Wastewater Treatment Plant are continuing with the award of a contract for Phase II of the Emergency Flow Basin Expansion Project.

At the September 2, 2020 meeting of the Sallisaw Municipal Authority Board of Trustees, a contract for the project was awarded to HCCCo, LLC of Tulsa, OK, in the amount of $875,490.  This will complete the expansion of the emergency flow basin, p...

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Posted on: September 23, 2020

Sallisaw Municipal Airport Beginning to Take Flight

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The City of Sallisaw has seen an increase in flights and other activity at the Sallisaw Municipal Airport in the last six months. The increased attention to the airport has been driven by a new Fixed Base Operator, as well as location and fuel prices.

“In January of this year we contracted with T3 Aerosports to be the new FBO for the airport.  Owner Tom Hanning has really done an excellent job bringing activity to the airport as the new FBO.  His training in aircraft mainten...

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Posted on: June 21, 2020

Library Lawn Gets New Addition

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The lawn of the Stanley Tubbs Memorial Library recently became home to a new chainsaw artwork piece make possible by artist Clayton Coss of Wagoner.

The new artwork is a chainsaw carving of a girl reading a book while sitting on a stack of books.  The carving was completed by Clayton Coss of Wagoner, OK.  Mr. Coss is a renowned chainsaw artiste who has completed over 1,000 pieces of ...

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Posted on: September 23, 2020

Sallisaw NOW Awarded $2 million Grant For Addiction and Recovery Training

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The Sallisaw NOW Coalition has been awarded a $2 million grant from the Federal Department of Health and Human Services.

The purpose of the FR-CARA (First Responders-Comprehensive Addiction & Recovery Act) grant is to deliver addiction and recovery training and supplies to first responders and other key community sectors in Sequoyah County.  The award is for $5...

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