Connie Spellman and Del Weber are the 2015 recipients of Omaha by Design’s highest honor, the Laurels Award.
Omaha’s Complete Streets Policy ranked 5th out of 82 policies adopted nationally in 2015 by Smart Growth America.
The April 10-Speed program discussed the importance of the metro’s urban core and positioning Omaha and Council Bluffs for the future.
Omaha by Design announces the appointment of eight new members to its advisory committee: Holly Barrett, Steve Fanslau, Jeff Kutash, Colleen Mason, Lisa Olson, Sarah Sjolie, Julie Smith and Bill Stott.
Omaha will be one of the host cities for the 2016 Zero Graffiti International Roadshow (ZGI) tour.
In late March, in response to Mayor Stothert’s request for input regarding Omaha’s solid waste management system and its potential modernization, Omaha by Design reconvened Environment Omaha Implementation Team Resources Conservation Task Force members to discuss and share information and to formulate Omaha by Design’s input.
The urban design and policy vocabulary list for April is focusing on some issues of waste management.
In this issue… spring into summer, heartland 2050 summer summit and a new transit guide.