Updated Sept. 1, 6:15 p.m.
Tulsa City Councilors on Wednesday approved a proposal to spend almost $1.8 million in federal virus relief program on a campaign encouraging employees to get vaccinated.
The city’s American Rescue Plan Working group pitched giving employees who are or who get fully vaccinated $250. They must do so by Oct. 15 to receive the stipend
Workers in departments that hit a 70% vaccination rate can receive another $250 beginning Nov. 1.