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[ About Oklahoma Roads ]

Oklahoma is the Crossroads of America. Unfortunately we rank near the top nationally in deficient bridges and more 25% of our state highways need critical repairs. The Crossroads are crumbling.

A cornerstone of good state government is providing safe and adequate transportation. In Oklahoma, we have achieved solid progress since 2006 by increasing state funds for transportation by over $700 million, however the state still has over $10 billion in backlogged repairs needed to rehabilitate our transportation infrastructure.

Without better roads and bridges, Oklahoma’s commerce and economic development will be stifled. There will be limited access in rural communities to emergency responders, an increased loss of life and a poor state image. Additionally, we will saddle future generations with an ever-growing tax burden to fund repairs that grow more costly the longer we delay.

To change this TRUST was formed in 2005 to improve Oklahoma’s roads and bridges through legislative and grassroots advocacy, education and public relations campaigns. We are united toward one objective - to create a permanent paradigm shift in Oklahoma state government that holds transportation as the leading priority. Learn about our plan to restore Oklahoma with TRUST.

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  • ODOT update: What highway lanes are closed in the Tulsa metro area

    Tulsa WorldFrom Staff Reports  Jun 14, 2018 With several road construction projects continuing in the Tulsa metro area, motorists can expect to find various lanes of U.S. 169, the Broken Arrow Expressway, U.S. 75 and parts of the Inner Dispersal Loop closed intermittently.The Oklahoma Department of Transportation said these closures are weather-permitting:U.S.

  • 'At worst, it is misleading': Tax repeal supporters grilled in Oklahoma Supreme Court

    Tulsa WorldBy Barbara Hoberock Updated Jun 13, 2018  OKLAHOMA CITY — Supreme Court justices peppered supporters of an effort to repeal tax hikes that fund teacher pay raises with pointed questions on Monday.Justices heard oral arguments on two separate challenges to State Question 799.The measure seeks to ask voters to repeal House Bill 1010xx, which increases taxes to fund the teacher pay raises that average $6,100. The measure does not seek to repeal the raises themselves, which are in an...

  • Supreme Court justices hear arguments in challenges to tax repeal petition

    NewsOKby CHRIS CASTEELPublished: Tue, June 12, 2018 5:00 Oklahoma Supreme Court justices expressed strong reservations Monday about whether a group seeking to repeal recent tax hikes had met the basic requirements for a referendum petition.Referring to the petition now being circulated, Chief Justice Douglas L. Combs said, "At best, to me, this is sloppy. And at worst, it's intentionally misleading.

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