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- City council votes to require school safe rooms Updated: Feb-26-14 1:38 pm
- Tulsa eyes code change for shelters in new schools Updated: Feb-05-14 10:19 am
SPRINGDALE, Washington - From the cluttered back stoop of Raqeebah Amatallah's one-story farmhouse in rural Stevens County, it's hard to see how the snow-covered wooden structure about 50 yards away could prompt years of legal battles.
OKLAHOMA CITY - Safe rooms would be required in new school buildings under a measure approved by the Oklahoma City Council, overriding a recommendation by a building code commission that wanted such decisions left up to school boards.
TULSA, Oklahoma - City councilors in Tulsa planned to begin discussions Thursday on a proposed change to the city's building code that would require storm shelters in new school construction.