Omaha posts surplus of $10 million; Stothert 'cautiously optimistic' for future
Mayor Jean Stothert had directed department heads to hold off on purchases and hiring, and all but one department — the Fire Department — ended the year under budget.
Posted: Tuesday, February 25, 2014 12:00 am
As she prepares to deliver her first State of the City address Wednesday, Mayor Jean Stothert says she's “cautiously optimistic” that the city's budget position will continue to improve in the next years of her administration.
Preliminary financial reports for 2013 indicate that the City of Omaha ended the year with a surplus of just over $10 million.
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Tuesday, February 25, 2014 12:00 am.