City Council chief Festersen seeks changes in eligibility rules for serving on MECA board
Jamie Gutierrez Mora
Posted: Tuesday, September 10, 2013 12:00 am
The controversy surrounding the residency of a Metropolitan Entertainment and Convention Authority board member has prompted City Council President Pete Festersen to ask officials to revise the requirements for serving on the board.
Festersen said Monday that he has asked City Attorney Paul Kratz to come up with a more clear-cut rule about eligibility — and one that doesn't necessarily require board members to live in Omaha.
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Tuesday, September 10, 2013 12:00 am.