The program expects more funding from the state and Congress as local officials hope to expand into other counties.
"We decided there is no better use of funds than helping families stay in their homes,” said Tulsa County Commissioner Stan Sallee.
Right now, given the limits on foreign travel, domestic road trips are more popular than ever. If you plan to rent your road trip car, however, be on the lookout for the several perennial gotchas the rental companies throw at you to extract a few more of your dollars than necessary.
City officials are finalizing plans for a second round of rental assistance to prevent a massive wave of evictions as COVID-19 continues to affect the local economy.
While the pandemic has prevented many people from wanting to travel, mental health experts encourage getting out of your bubble. Enter the staycation. If you live near the coast, take advantage of a beachfront Airbnb. Many rentals run by third-party services have stringent cleaning and safety protocols.
The city of Tulsa’s Affordable Housing Trust Fund soon will be operating to produce and preserve affordable housing projects citywide.
Applications will be accepted in January and will be reviewed in January and February by the Affordable Housing Trust Committee.
AMC is permitting private rentals for groups of 20 or fewer people.
The area has a concentration of “eviction mills,” usually out-of-state interests filing a disproportionate share of cases, and seems partly responsible for giving the city the 11th-highest eviction rate in the country.
In a recent travel update, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention makes it clear: Staying home is the best way to protect yoursel…
The Tulsa Housing Authority and Restore Hope Ministries began offering rental assistance to tenants and landlords in Tulsa County on Aug. 24, thanks to Gov. Kevin Stitt and the Tulsa County Commission. But something is amiss.
The maximum award for a Tulsa County applicant is $3,000 or up to three months of past-due rent. Those with missed mortgage payments are not eligible.
Both theaters are returning with a series of retro movie screenings, from recent years and older, ahead of new studio films being released again in upcoming weeks.
Here’s what movies are showing, from virtual screenings of rock-music documentaries to in-person showtimes, and from new options to retro screenings of 1980s classics, in the Tulsa area.
Extra measures are being taken to tighten restrictions on large indoor gatherings at rental properties after Gov. Phil Murphy said an increase in COVID-19 cases is linked to house parties.
Tulsa residents will need more than $7 million in rental assistance by the end of September to avoid an unprecedented eviction crisis, according to the survey of local landlords.
Here's what movies are showing, from virtual to in-person, and from new options to retro screenings, in the Tulsa area.
"…the city should also give landlords a holiday from paying taxes on these properties," said Ed Seiders of Tulsa.
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Employ this handy guide of great watch-with-dad movies. All of these can be streamed — some with your subscription to a certain service, most with a rental through multiple services including Prime Video and Apple TV.
Circle Cinema continues to work to keep its art-house moviegoers engaged, offering films that would otherwise be playing there if it was still open as “virtual screenings” they can stream at home.