Recent Projects


  • Purchase of and transition to Caselle Financial Software
  • Land Reclamation Program with DEQ
  • Shift to contracted Sanitation Collection
  • Eliminated employee uniform service
  • Purchase of a vehicles for Electric Department, EMS Department
  • Purchase of a 2016 Ambulance
  • Water, sewer & electrical work to accommodate The Pioneer Woman
  • Preliminary steps taken for the StreetScape Grant from ODOT 
  • Consolidation of the Street, Sanitation and Parks & Cemetery departments.
  • Purchase and installation of a new internet based phone system at all City work locations


  • Repair of Bird Creek water line
  • Establish Downtown Public Restroom Facilities
  • Routine repair & maintenance of City owned properties, buildings & equipment
  • Purchase of six 2017 vehicles for the Police Department
  • Rotation of older vehicles to other departments
  • Purchase and placement of transformers for the Osage Nation, the Triangle Building (Frontier Hotel), Mercantile Boarding House and Casey’s General Store
  • Water, sewer & electrical work to accommodate the Triangle Building
  • Ongoing incremental purchase & installation of radio-read water and electric meters
  • Purchase of a new Chipper
  • Purchase of 2017 truck with dump bed for Parks and Cemetery
  • Replace custom mechanical system at Fitness Center Indoor Pool
  • Elimination of $4.00 Hospital subsidy on Utility Bills


  • Routine repair & maintenance of City water and sewer lines (breaks & leaks)
  • Hiring of a Lake Patrol and School Resource Officer
  • Purchase of a 2000 (Ten story) Ladder Fire Truck
  • Pawhuska EMS Trust Authority established


Amended Ordinances to adapt to new or changing laws for strong beer and wine, marijuana and to fortify codes for fencing and bed and breakfasts.



Lake Pawhuska Dam Repairs

Rehabilitation of 2M gallon ground storage tank (Reservoir)