Ensuring the safety of Tulsa County poll workers

The Tulsa County Election Board received funding from Tulsa County CARES to protect poll workers and voters during the June 30 election. More than 200 poll locations and early voting at the Tulsa County Election Board had safety protocols in place. Poll workers received personal protection equipment including masks, gloves, hand sanitizer and disinfectant. Many poll […]

More financial help on the way for Tulsa small businesses

(KOTV – News on 6) — Tulsa County Commissioner Ron Peters said he and his team are trying to process applications as fast as they can to assist those in need. He said 469 small businesses have applied for help in less than a month. “We’re focused on the need not only for the small […]

Tulsa County begins CARES funding for small businesses

(KTUL – News Ch 8) — Over one million dollars, that’s how much money in federal aid Tulsa County has distributed to local businesses impacted by COVID, and it’s just the beginning. Funding can be for up to $125,000 for companies with fewer than 100 employees. It came as welcome as a word from the control […]

County distributes about $3 million in CARES act money

(TULSA WORLD) — Distribution of about $3 million in federal COVID-19 relief funds, including a little over $1 million in small business loans, was approved Monday by Tulsa County commissioners. The allocation is from $113.7 million in CARES Act money being administered by Tulsa County. The $1 million in small loans to 19 businesses were […]

VIDEO: More money from CARES Act coming to Tulsa County

(KOKI FOX 23) — Tulsa County leaders announced they are freeing up $25 million from the CARES act to help small businesses and nonprofits. $125,000 loans will be given to small businesses that employed 100 people or less. County commissioners say there is a lot of need right now and the hope this helps. That […]

Tulsa County to distribute CARES Act funding

(The Journal Record) – The Tulsa County Board of County Commissioners will begin distribution of federal money from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security, or CARES, Act to Tulsa County-based small businesses and nonprofit organizations as part of its Phase II allocation process. Tulsa County received $113.7 million from the CARES Act to reimburse […]

Tulsa County CARES $25 million for small business and $5 million for nonprofits

(KOTV – News on 6) — The County has $25 million for businesses, $5 million for nonprofits to help cover losses and extra costs because of covid-19. They’re calling the program “Tulsa County CARES” that’s the name of the application website – tulsacountyCARES.org, that’s live now. The County is responsible for taking applications – verifying […]

Tulsa County launches distribution of U.S. CARES Act funding to small businesses and nonprofit organizations

(TULSA, Okla.) — The Tulsa County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) Chair Ron Peters announced today it will begin distribution of federal funds from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act to Tulsa County-based small businesses and nonprofit organizations as part of its Phase II allocation process. Tulsa County received $113,690,799 from the […]