Tulsa city councilors were surprised last week when budget director Pat Connelly reported that the city has $135.2 million in unspent bond proceeds and dedicated sales tax revenues from authorizations dating back to 1991.

“We have funds that date back 17 years that haven’t been expended, and we have streets that are falling apart before our very eyes,” District 5 Councilor Bill Martinson said at the meeting.

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