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New retailers boost city revenue

Thursday, August 16, 2018

The ever-changing retail landscape of Bartlesville has provided a dramatic increase in shopping options across the city, while at the same time filling the city’s coffers with additional sales tax revenue. With the addition of Silver Lake Village Shopping Center and the soon-to-open Dunham’s Sports at Washington Park Mall, the city of Bartlesville’s sales tax revenue continues to improve, a report shows. According to a financial report for sales tax revenue through January 2018, the city of Bartlesville has collected more than $8.4 million since July 1, 2017, the beginning of the fiscal year. Click here for the complete article.
Oklahoma’s LawnAmerica Becomes 7th in Nation to Earn Landscape Industry Accreditation

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Bartlesville Chamber member, LawnAmerica is proud to announce that it has been awarded the prestigious designation of Landscape Industry Accredited Company by the National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP). This is the first such designation for any landscape company in Oklahoma, and only the seventh accreditation awarded in the nation. While there are over 14,000 professionals who’ve earned the individual NALP certification, LawnAmerica became one of only seven professional organizations to earn the company accreditation designation by demonstrating their commitment to customer satisfaction through superior business, financial and ethical standards. They were also awarded the accreditation for employing Landscape Industry Certified...
State's First Cricket Field Could Mean Big Business For Bartlesville

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Oklahoma’s first cricket field is opening in Bartlesville and community leaders said they expect it to bring thousands of dollars to the city. "While it's the second largest sport in the world, here in the Midwest, cricket is still relatively unknown," said Tyler Vaclaw, cricket club board member. Cricket is a game of deep focus, athleticism and a lot of endurance. Click here for the complete article.