Big turnout at the North Omaha Commercial Club meeting in Florence tonight. Discussing alternatives to reduce speeding and heavy truck traffic on north 30th St.
I’ve been an advocate for 4 lanes down to 3 ever since we did the Florence business district renovation. Public meeting 6:30 pm tomorrow. What is a 'road diet'? North 30th Street alternatives range from no change to bridge over Missouri River https://omaha.com/news/state-and-regional/what-is-a-road-diet-north-30th-street-alternatives-range-from-no-change-to-bridge/article_2f32adac-9c22-11ed-a056-2fd01ff63e1e.html
Two new websites went live last week: https://www.Omahavisionzero.com and https://omahastreetcar.org
“State of North Omaha” annual meeting this morning. Black poverty rates down substantially since we started. One data point not trending positive is black home ownership - reinforcing the need for affordable housing throughout the city.
Helped start this program about 20 years ago. Make sure your neighborhood association applies!Neighborhood Grant Applications Now Available - City of Omaha https://www.cityofomaha.org/latest-news/981-neighborhood-grant-applications-now-available
The sled track is running fast at Memorial Park today! Nice to see the kids out enjoying the snow.
Always fun playing a little rock and roll in Benson.
Going on shortly with these guys. Reverb in #Benson where we played our first show many years ago.
A shout out to the city public works employees working 12 hour shifts plowing snow and keeping the roads clear and safe.