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To: Tulsa Development Authority

No More Dollar General Stores in North Tulsa

Reason for signing

  • Letter in support of a Moratorium on dollar stores Residents of North Tulsa live, about, 10 years less than residents in other parts of Tulsa; they live in a food desert without access to healthy foods. The majority of food at Dollar stores have extreme concentrations of salt and sugar. Effects of too much salt:  In 2011, Canadians studied 1,200 older sedentary adults with normal brain function, over three years, high-sodium diets increased risk of cognitive decline.  High-sodium die...