TULSA, Okla. - Quick Facts:
- A large American flag flying over 61st and Riverside in south Tulsa needs replacing after heat caused the colors to fade.
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- River Parks Authority says they could retire the flag but could not afford to replace it due to its focus on flooding repairs.
- A group started a fundraiser on Facebook to replace the $800 flag that exceeded expectations.
- They can now buy more than one flag and they are able to store extras as backups.
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