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Posted on: April 1, 2015

City Offices Closed Friday, April 3

City of Broken Arrow offices will be closed on Friday, April 3 in observance of the Good Friday holiday. As a result, there will be no trash pickup on Friday. For trash customers who are serviced on Friday, sanitation crews... Read on...

Posted on: April 1, 2015

City Council Election is Tuesday, April 7

Broken Arrow will have one race in the April 7 City Council Election.

Ward 4 Council Member Jill Norman has filed for re-election. Scott Eudey has also filed for the Ward 4 Council seat and will run against Norman in the... Read on...

Where do I vote?
Posted on: March 24, 2015

Register for Youth Track and Field Day

Children ages 6 to 14 will compete against other children from local and surrounding communities as part of Broken Arrow's Youth Track and Field Day.

Track and Field Day will be held April 18, 2015 at the South... Register now...

Download Registration Form
Posted on: March 23, 2015

Look for Trash Bag Vouchers to Arrive in April


The next distribution of vouchers for trash bags will be mailed during the third week of April 2015. Each mailing contains four vouchers good for a total of 100 bags. That’s four rolls of 25 bags per roll.

Vouchers may be... Read on...

More Information and FAQ
Posted on: March 4, 2015

Free Dump Day to be Held April 25

Residents will have the opportunity to dispose of unwanted items at the City’s annual Spring Clean-Up.

This year, the event will be Saturday, April 25 from 7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at the Waste Management Quarry Landfill,... See list of eligible items...

Posted on: March 18, 2015

Broken Arrow to Exchange Vision 2025 Funds with Collinsville, Skiatook

The Broken Arrow City Council voted Tuesday night in favor of a resolution that would allow surplus Vision 2025 funds to be exchanged between Broken Arrow, Collinsville and Skiatook.

The reason for this exchange is that... Read on...

Broken Arrow Vision 2025 Projects
Posted on: March 10, 2015

Broken Arrow Seniors 25th Annual Resource Fair to be held Friday, April 17

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Broken Arrow Seniors is pleased to sponsor the Senior Resource Fair on Friday, April 17, 2015 from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.

This Resource Fair, in its 25th year, will take place at the Central Park Community Center at 1500 S... Read on...

Broken Arrow Seniors Website
Posted on: March 11, 2015

Be Mindful of Pet Waste, Grass Clippings and Fertilizer


As the weather warms up and we spend more time outdoors, please take steps to avoid some common ways we are polluting our waterways.

Water is one of the most important natural resources we have. We drink it, bathe in it... Read on...

Posted on: March 10, 2015

Broken Arrow Mayor to Serve on National Election Task Force

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The National League of Cities (NLC) has appointed Mayor Craig Thurmond to a bipartisan task force that will raise awareness of city issues during the 2016 presidential election.

The NLC 2016 Presidential Election Task... Read on...

Posted on: March 2, 2015

Audible Weather Siren Testing Begins

The City of Broken Arrow’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC) will audibly test its weather sirens on the first Monday of every month from March until June, weather permitting.

If it is cloudy or severe weather is in the... Read on...

Posted on: January 20, 2015

Register for Free Motorcycle Safety Training

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Motorcycles are inexpensive to operate, fun to ride and easy to park. Unfortunately, many riders never learn the critical skills needed to ride safely. Motorcycling requires skill, concentration and reasonable precautions.... Register for the course...

Register Now
Posted on: February 3, 2015

Report Problems Online Through the Request Tracker

If you have a problem or concern to report, you may now submit your request online through the City’s website at Learn how...

Report a Problem
Posted on: February 2, 2015

Bond Sale to Fund 2014, 2011 Construction Projects

The City of Broken Arrow recently completed the sale of $14,880,000 in General Obligation (GO) bonds.

The staff recommended and City Council approved the 2014 list, based on contractual or other binding commitments to... Read on...

View Update on Bond Projects
Posted on: January 21, 2015

Annual Audit Finds No Issues with the City's Finances

An independent audit of the City of Broken Arrow’s finances during the 2014 Fiscal Year came back clean.

Edmond, Oklahoma based Arledge & Associates, P.C. conducted the independent audit, covering the City of Broken... Read on...

Read the FY 2014 Audit
Posted on: December 30, 2014

2014 Annual Report Now Available

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The 2014 Annual Report is now available for viewing online at, or residents may pick up a copy at City Hall, 220 S... Read on...

View the 2014 Annual Report
Posted on: November 25, 2014

Jeremy Moore Chosen to Lead Broken Arrow Fire Department

Jeremy Moore

Jeremy Moore, an 18-year fire veteran who most recently served as District Chief for the Tulsa Fire Department, has been selected as the next Fire Chief for the City of Broken Arrow. Moore will begin his duties as Fire... Read on...

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 for proper disposal.

When FOG is poured down the sink, it can clog up sewer pipes, which can lead to costly... 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 (, 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: 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

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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

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.

Read on...
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: April 18, 2011

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

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