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Letter to the Editor: Tulsa expressways in past 50 years have not kept up with volume (OPINION)

Letter to the Editor: Tulsa expressways in past 50 years have not kept up with volume (OPINION)

Tulsa World
By Terence R. Dowd
Jun 23, 2019

I know Mayor G.T. Bynum has been conducting meetings about Tulsa's future, but there seems to be a pressing need I haven't seen come up.

I am talking about the expressways inside the city of Tulsa. The interchange between Oklahoma 51 and U.S. 169 is terrible.

Traffic going east and west on Oklahoma 51 have to dodge traffic exiting U.S. 169 onto Oklahoma 51 and vice versa. The interchange between Oklahoma 51 and U.S. 44 is the same way.

We have all driven in major cities, and those highways do not make traffic entering and exiting cross each other; that is a bad plan... FULL ARTICLE

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