City seeks to use eminent domain to seize land earmarked for north Omaha industrial park
The city had offered about $1.1 million for the site earlier this year, based on city appraisals. Officials had said Virgil Anderson's counterproposal for the land was close to three times that amount.
Posted: Saturday, June 22, 2013 12:00 am
The City of Omaha has moved to seize a controversial north Omaha property through eminent domain.
A city petition filed this week in Douglas County seeks to condemn roughly 70 acres of concrete rubble, overgrowth and dirt. It is wedged between a Carter Lake golf course and some of the city's most impoverished neighborhoods.
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Saturday, June 22, 2013 12:00 am.