There will be a special 10-Speed Program at Barley’s in Council Bluffs, 114 W Broadway, Council Bluffs, IA 51503. The date of the event will be announced soon, but it will be in late August. The speaker for the evening will be Matt Schoell-Schafer from studioINSITE. He will explore ‘Great Streets.’ Our streets are meant for more than just cars. Great […]
See “The Missing Middle Housing – An Evening with Daniel Parolek” on Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. at UNO’s Mammel Hall.
Anthony DiCostanzo joined the staff of Omaha by Design in July. He earned his undergraduate degree in philosophy and English from University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Anthony has non-profit management and accounting experience and has lived on both coasts, working in cooperative grocery retail and estate planning law office support. He most recently worked for HELP Adult Services, an Omaha nonprofit […]
Omaha by Design will display “Reimagined: Omaha’s ConAgra Campus & Heartland of America Park,” projects by UNL Senior Architecture Students.
jeff speck’s general theory of walkability “The General Theory of Walkability explains how, to be favored, a walk has to satisfy four main conditions: it must be useful, safe, comfortable, and interesting. Each of these qualities is essential an none alone is sufficient. Useful means that most aspects of daily life are located close at hand […]
In this issue… heartland 2050 summer summit, habitat III, smart growth america’s amazing place, and more. heartland 2050 summer summit Save the date, August 2 will be the Heartland 2050 Summer Summit. Once again, bringing leaders from the region together to see successful projects, hear inspirational stories from around the country, and collectively determine […]
Omaha by Design announces the appointment of four new members to its advisory committee: Jeff Kutash, Anne Meysenburg, Lisa Olson, and Sarah Sjolie. The Committee, which meets monthly, is comprised of the city’s public, private and philanthropic leaders. Its membership represents developers, engineers, architects, planners, landscape architects, the mayor’s office and the heads of the […]
Omaha’s Habitat for Humanity ReStore recently announced an exciting, new pilot program to offer deconstruction services.