North Tulsa Economic  Development Initiative

Rebuilding North Tulsa One Project at a Time

December Holiday Announcement
December 23, 2017

Power of Community Symposium - Saturday, December 2, 2017 
Rebuilding North Tulsa One Project at a Time

Vision 2017 - Leadership and Collaboration

The renaissance in North Tulsa is amazing! The strong collaborative effort between the public and private sectors, along with the commitment to the area by all Tulsa citizens, has been the force behind this change. Tulsa’s leadership and citizens have worked together to build a bright future for North Tulsa while preserving its heritage and unique assets. The initiative reflects the importance of tolerance and inclusion and serves as a model for our region.

Vision Tulsa - Peoria Connection Project Funding Removed and Given to Alternate Project without Input from North Tulsa Community

A decision to apply $7 million in Vision Tulsa funding to extend the rapid-transit bus route misses the spirit of it initial proposed use and feels like a "slap in the face." To understand why read Tulsa World Article, click on link.

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City of Tulsa Council Meeting

The regular City Council meeting are held Wednesday 

beginning at 6:00 pm.

in the Council Chamber of 

City Hall, 175 E. 2nd St. Tulsa, OK

Agenda Item: 180 Day Moratorium 

Click to Review Revised Proposed Ordinance

  • A moratorium in north Tulsa would result in a suspension of business development activity (stores, etc.) in certain areas of north Tulsa.
  • A moratorium in Tulsa would not demonstrate that the City is concerned about economic development, building the workforce and healthier communities in the near future.
  • A moratorium in north Tulsa does not support revitalization plans for the north Tulsa community that residents have been involved in for the past 10 years are more.

Amongst the highest priorities that municipalities should be concerned with is creating jobs, improving the tax base.

  • A moratorium in north Tulsa does not support the creation of jobs or building wealth in the north Tulsa community.
  • A moratorium in north Tulsa disrupts the communities ability advocate for the creating and attracting desirable business into the north Tulsa community; a moratorium does not inspire economic growth.

www.ntedi.net

The question that the City Council and the Community Leaders must ask, what would people in the community do if the small discount stores had chosen not to investment in the community. We are not against a full service store, we need several in the north Tulsa community. However, if the same items sold are unhealthy if sold in a small discount store, than perhaps you can explain to us why they are healthier if sold in a full service store. 

Rebuilding North Tulsa One Project at a Time

The North Tulsa Economic Development Initiative (NTEDi) a nonprofit 501 (C) (3) is organized to provide leadership for the north Tulsa community based on economic development endeavors, and to improve the wellbeing and quality of life for individuals in the community. NTEDi provides a continuous source of vision, inspiration, innovation and constructive influence in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Key projects and the work of NTEDi are focused on Creating, Investing, and Advocating to Build Wealth in the north Tulsa community, as we support businesses in the community. NTEDi is also focused on promoting quality housing and homeownership in north Tulsa. NTEDi continues to work with the Tulsa community, partners and stakeholders to develop, lead and promote the many great assets in north Tulsa, such as: Good Highway access, 36th Street North Corridor Area, Higher Education beyond high school, Close proximity to downtown, Gilcrease Museum, Land available for development, Neighborhood Schools, Shoppes on Peoria, and the Peoria Connection (Corridor).  NTEDi is committed to operating with the highest standard of integrity and serve a as a model for the responsible management and use of human and financial resources.

North Tulsa Back 2 School

“Parent/Community Enrichment Extravaganza"

Appreciates our Sponsors for their contribution to students: EduCare, George Kaiser Family Foundation, Lobeck/Taylor Foundation, Metropolitan Baptist Churh, American Heritage Bank, Tulsa Teachers Credit Union and others...Thank You!!!

Food Fight

Amazon is wreaking havoc on grocer stock, but not all of them are toast.

By Dan Burrows 


IT WAS THE SHOT HEARD ROUND the retail world. When Amazon.com (symbol AMZN) announced it deal to buy upscale grocer Whole Foods Marker (WFM) for $13.7 Billion, Investors in everything from warehouse clubs to grocery stores to drugstore chains ducked for covers...