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Sinkholes continue to plague midtown Tulsa neighbors

by: Janna Clark Updated:

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TULSA, Okla. - Quick facts:

  • A midtown Tulsa neighbor tore down his garage near 21st and Peoria after he said sinkholes caused it to sink.
  • The first hole showed up five years ago.
  • Since then, FOX23 found five families affected by them living within a few blocks from one another.
  • A city contractor did a sewer line project in the neighborhood five years ago.
  • Workers who are helping repair the holes say the city’s contractor did not do the job right the first time.
  • The city did reimburse a couple neighbors for the costs to fix the holes.
  • FOX23 reached out to the city, but received no response


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