Vetoes targeted funding for a permanent bike lane, a bicycle and pedestrian master plan, streetscape improvements along North Saddle Creek Road and a website for Councilwoman Juanita Johnson.
The four Democrats on the Omaha City Council voted to direct $40,000 to a small business program, choosing it over a proposal to provide legal aid to those facing eviction.
Councilman Pete Festersen and other City Council members say finding ways to get more people vaccinated against COVID will be the best way to bring the pandemic to a close.
At its July 20 meeting, the Gretna City Council approved a contract with JDW Midwest LLC for building code inspections services and plan revie…
Pop star Ed Sheeran is set to face a council probe over his new wooden gazebo.
The Gretna Park Advisory Committee presented its North Park upgrade recommendations to the Gretna City Council on June 15.
Electronic bicycles and scooters soon could be expressly allowed on Omaha's public trails, and some want the city to keep the trails open to the public 24 hours a day.
Supporters and critics of the controversial theory packed a meeting of the Learning Community's coordinating council, which was voting on tow contracts with the Buffett Early Childhood Institute.
Omaha police attempted to obtain video from The Good Life Sports Bar & Grill to determine whether staff were checking IDs. But police said they faced resistance from the owner and other employees.
Few, if any, Nebraska cities will have mask mandates in place by the end of next week. Local governments are letting mandates expire as more people become vaccinated and COVID infections go down.
Most incumbents appeared to fare well Tuesday night, although one longtime councilman was in danger of losing his seat.
The incumbents in the two west Omaha City Council districts appear likely to win reelection, although Melton's race remains close.
Political newcomer Juanita Johnson was poised to defeat longtime incumbent Ben Gray for the Omaha City Council race to represent northeast Omaha, based on partial results Tuesday night.
Supporters of Mayor Jean Stothert and candidate RJ Neary sound off about the election and Omaha's future.
A bill that received first-round approval would set aside $25 million of state dollars to help nonprofits complete capital construction projects that were interrupted by COVID.
The nonpartisan race between Aimee Melton and Sara Kohen for the northwest Omaha seat on the City Council has taken on a partisan tone.