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Posted on: November 25, 2014

Contain the Grease to Avoid Costly Sewer Overflows and Backups

The City of Broken Arrow reminds residents and businesses to collect FOG (fats, oil and grease) in a container and dispose of it in the trash or take to a recycling facility. When FOG is poured down the sink, it can clog up... Read on...

Posted on: November 25, 2014

Park Center Closings for Thanksgiving Holiday

Ray Harral Nature Center, Nienhuis Park and Central Park Community Centers will be closed Thursday, November 27 thru Sunday, November 30.

Posted on: November 24, 2014

City Hall Closed on Thursday, Friday in Observance of Thanksgiving

City of Broken Arrow offices will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 27-28 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Trash service will not run on those days and will resume on the next regularly scheduled pickup... Read on...

Posted on: November 20, 2014

Watch Video to Learn how Nextdoor Works

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The Broken Arrow Police Department is now utilizing Nextdoor (www.nextdoor.com), the free and private social network for neighborhoods that builds stronger, safer communities with the help of residents.

This integration... Read on...

Visit Nextdoor Website
Posted on: November 14, 2014

Move Over for Emergency Responders

Broken Arrow Police and Fire officials are reaching out to the motoring public, in an effort to quell an increasing trend in the number of collisions involving emergency vehicles responding to emergencies.

Broken Arrow... Read on...

Posted on: November 15, 2014

Winter Weather Preparedness Tips

Have a Plan - Make a Kit - Stay Informed

Have A Plan:

  • Discuss with your family what to do if a winter storm watch or warning is issued.
  • Ensure your family knows meeting places and... Read on...

Posted on: October 30, 2014

Broken Arrow Utilities Crew Paints 1,000 Fire Hydrants in 2014

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In April 2014, the Broken Arrow Fire and Utilities Departments kicked off a new initiative to paint 1,000 fire hydrants each year for ten years. On Thursday, October 30, employees reached their 2014 goal by painting their 1... Read on...

Posted on: October 22, 2014

Broken Arrow EDC Receives Gold Excellence Award for Work in the Rose District

The Rose District logo

The Broken Arrow Economic Development Corporation received a Gold Excellence in Economic Development Award for its 2014 project in the category of Public-Private Partnerships for communities with populations of 25,000 - 200... Read on...

The Rose District Website
Posted on: October 21, 2014

Arrowhead Park Named 2014 ASA/USA Softball Complex of the Year

Arrowhead Park

After hosting two ASA/USA National Championships this year, including the inaugural 2014 ASA/USA Girl's 16U Gold National Championship, Arrowhead Park in Broken Arrow, Okla. has been selected as the 2014 Amateur Softball... Read on...

View a Picture Slideshow of Arrowhead Park
Posted on: October 8, 2014

Look for New Trash Bag Vouchers to Arrive in October

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The next distribution of vouchers for trash bags will be mailed during the second and third weeks of October 2014. Each mailing contains four vouchers good for a total of 100 bags. That’s four rolls of 25 bags per roll... Read on...

WasteZero Website
Posted on: October 9, 2014

City Council Approves Ambulance Billing Changes

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In an effort to close the gap between operational expenditures and revenues in the General Fund budget, Broken Arrow City Councilors approved changes that will affect payments received for ambulance service charges.

The... Read on...

Posted on: September 17, 2014

City Council Establishes Fiscal Sustainability Committee

Broken Arrow, Okla. (9/17/2014) – In an effort to address the City of Broken Arrow’s ongoing revenue issues, the City Council voted Tuesday night to create the Fiscal Sustainability Committee. The committee will identify... Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2014

Broken Arrow Investigator Awarded Oklahoma Officer of the Year

Detective Adcock

October is observed as Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and the Broken Arrow Police Department is proud to announce that Criminal Investigator Gayla Adcock has been named Oklahoma’s Law Enforcement Officer of the Year for... Read on...

Posted on: September 16, 2014

Broken Arrow wins Voice of the People Award for Transformation in Safety

Broken Arrow, Okla. (9/16/2014) – Based on responses from the National Citizen Survey (NCS), residents of Broken Arrow report the highest increase in levels of satisfaction with Safety compared with responses from all other... Read on...

Posted on: September 8, 2014

New Left Turn Traffic Signal Installed at Tucson/Aspen Intersection

new left turn signal

The City of Broken Arrow has installed a new type of traffic light at the intersection of Tucson Street and Aspen Avenue. Another signal will be installed on a later date at Tucson Street and Redbud Avenue. Download Read on...

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Posted on: September 3, 2014

Dallas Street Construction to Begin in Downtown Broken Arrow

Broken Arrow, Okla. (9/3/2014) – The improvement of Broken Arrow’s downtown streets continues with the construction of W. Dallas Street, which is scheduled to begin this week.

As a result, Dallas between Elm Place to Ash... Read on...

Posted on: September 3, 2014

New Farmers Market Parking Lot Adds 120 Parking Spaces in Downtown

Broken Arrow, Okla. (9/3/2014) – The City of Broken Arrow has completed a new parking lot that provides additional parking for patrons of downtown businesses in the Rose District and the Farmers Market.

The new parking... Read on...

View Farmers Market Parking Map
Posted on: September 4, 2014

Watch City Council's ALS Ice Bucket Video

The Broken Arrow City Council accepted the challenge from the Catoosa City Council.
Councilors in turn nominated the City Councils of Bixby, Jenks and Lumberton, North Carolina.




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Facebook.com/cityofba
Posted on: August 27, 2014

Residents Approve 2014 General Obligation Bond Projects

Broken Arrow, Okla. (8/26/2014) – Results from the City of Broken Arrow Special Election on Tuesday, August 26 show residents passed all seven bond projects on the ballot.

As a result, the City will be able to finance... Read on...

View Complete Election Results
Posted on: August 19, 2014

Broken Arrow Named Best City for First-Time Home Buyers

Broken Arrow, Okla. (8/19/2014) – Broken Arrow has been named the Best City for First-Time Home Buyers by personal finance website WalletHub.

To determine which housing markets most favor first-time home buyers, WalletHub... Read on...

Best and Worst Rankings
Posted on: August 18, 2014

New Online Employment System Makes it Easier to Apply for Jobs

Broken Arrow, Okla. (8/18/2014) – The City of Broken Arrow has launched a new software system to improve the hiring process for job seekers and personnel managers. Job seekers are able to quickly apply online to positions... Read on...

View Available Jobs
Posted on: July 16, 2014

Utilities Department to Smoke Test Sewer System

Broken Arrow, Okla. (7/16/2014) – Utilities Department staff will begin smoke testing Broken Arrow’s sewer system, in an effort to identify storm water inflow and infiltration into sewer lines.

This activity is part of... Read on...

Posted on: April 18, 2011

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

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