Chris Burbach


Chris Burbach covers the Douglas County Board, Planning Board and other local government bodies, as well as local neighborhood issues. Follow him on Twitter @chrisburbach. Phone: 402-444-1057.

If you own a $200,000 home and pay property taxes in Douglas County, your property tax bill would go up an estimated $30 next year because of the justice center project. Your tax bill could potential go up another $30 in 2023, to pay for principal and interest on the bonds, the operating cost of the new buildings and court security.

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Northeast corner of the intersection of Nebraska Highway 36 (AKA Pawnee Road) and 300th Street. That's 1.8 miles east of Highway 275, kinda between Valley and Fremont.