A city ordinance requires people to shovel local sidewalks within 24 hours after major streets have been cleared of snow. The clock resets after each snowfall, officials said.
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Some neighbors have voiced concerns about traffic, parking, live music that would last until 11 p.m., and the potential for damage to the park. Other neighbors are excited to have the event within walking or biking distance.
FCC Environmental is one vote from also collecting the large-scale recycling and glass that residents and businesses leave at five neighborhood drop-off sites around the city.
Some of MECA's revenue was used to pay its 80 full-time employees and 735 part-time workers. Much of the rest went to pay down the public’s debt from building the facilities and to cover operating costs. MECA's fiscal year covered the period from July 1, 2018, through June 30, 2019.
Omaha has hosted the Olympic qualifying event every four years since 2008. This time, the Omaha Sports Commission found some donors less willing to give for the 2020 Trials. Less money from donors meant taxpayers were asked to shoulder more.
The Omaha City Council on Tuesday raised the spirits of local dog owners by approving a liquor license for a bar and restaurant connected to a members-only, indoor-outdoor dog park.
Nebraska Democratic Party Chairwoman Jane Kleeb said Nebraska Democrats view Ricketts' email as a "huge compliment" and a sign that Republicans are worried about Democratic momentum.
The Omaha Public Works Department identified the eight intersections using traffic counts and other measures as part of a decade-long city audit of local traffic signals. The intersections targeted were used less often than national engineering guidelines recommend for a traffic light.
Here's what tenants and landlords need to know about the new rental registry and inspections ordinance, and how the city aims to implement the new law.
The unruly passenger had to be forcibly removed from the plane by local law enforcement in North Platte after the pilot made an emergency landing at Lee Bird Field in Nebraska, authorities said.