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by iamjacobm
Mon Apr 24, 2017 3:53 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Civic Square (former Civic Auditorium)
Replies: 629
Views: 49408

Re: Tetrad Development (Civic Auditorium)

The platting doc is called "Civic Square."
by iamjacobm
Mon Apr 24, 2017 3:49 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: 13th and William Revitalization
Replies: 27
Views: 3029

Re: 13th and William Revitalization

TIF request for this stretch before planning board.
by iamjacobm
Mon Apr 24, 2017 3:48 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Park Ave Living
Replies: 95
Views: 10683

Re: Park Ave Living

TIF request for Hanscom Park Apartments at 1029 Park Ave before planning board.
by iamjacobm
Fri Apr 21, 2017 9:04 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Civic Square (former Civic Auditorium)
Replies: 629
Views: 49408

Re: Tetrad Development (Civic Auditorium)

jlincoln wrote:I don't see people investing in luxury living across from a public library, known for attracting the lost and homeless.


The Paxton which has condos ranging from 300K to over 800K is directly across the street from the current library.
by iamjacobm
Thu Apr 20, 2017 1:55 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Civic Square (former Civic Auditorium)
Replies: 629
Views: 49408

Re: Tetrad Development (Civic Auditorium)

Still not a lot of details to be found, but it sounds like the library is the plan along with residential, office and retail including a grocery store.
by iamjacobm
Thu Apr 20, 2017 1:30 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Civic Square (former Civic Auditorium)
Replies: 629
Views: 49408

Re: Tetrad Development (Civic Auditorium)

I guess I read wrong. Released today.

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by iamjacobm
Thu Apr 20, 2017 12:02 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Civic Square (former Civic Auditorium)
Replies: 629
Views: 49408

Re: Tetrad Development (Civic Auditorium)

The planning board will be reviewing the new plans for this land today that include a new library. Apparently supposed to be made public Monday.
by iamjacobm
Wed Apr 19, 2017 4:11 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Mansion Flats (Arthur Metz mansion)
Replies: 33
Views: 2569

Re: Mansion Flats (Arthur Metz mansion)

I noticed that the wood framing has started going up. This should pop up really quickly.
by iamjacobm
Wed Apr 19, 2017 3:44 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Capitol Place Apartments - 10th and Capitol
Replies: 16
Views: 1222

Re: Capitol Place Apartments - 10th and Capitol

It looks like the plan is to have the patio and 1 story portion in front of Local so it might still be kind of visible.
by iamjacobm
Wed Apr 19, 2017 3:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Missouri River Cruises?
Replies: 9
Views: 333

Re: Missouri River Cruises?

https://www.workboat.com/news/passenger-vessels/grand-majestic-join-overnight-cruise-market/ Inland river and coastal cruising has become increasingly popular the past few years, and Baer thinks it has room to expand. “There’s still a pretty high demand in the market and not enough inventory around...
by iamjacobm
Wed Apr 19, 2017 3:36 pm
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Official: The Multi Billion Dollar Omaha Utility Project
Replies: 79
Views: 11276

Re: Official: The Multi Billion Dollar Omaha Utility Project

Not Omaha, but Sarpy County has their own sewer issue to deal with if they want to continue growing south. http://www.ketv.com/article/unicorn-frappuccino-review/9528145 State senators advanced a bill Thursday many hope will improve a plumbing problem in Sarpy County. Some say without a proposed sew...
by iamjacobm
Wed Apr 19, 2017 2:10 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Capitol Place Apartments - 10th and Capitol
Replies: 16
Views: 1222

Re: Capitol Place Apartments - 10th and Capitol

Updated the first post 8) .
by iamjacobm
Wed Apr 19, 2017 1:08 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Cooper Farm
Replies: 5
Views: 178

Re: Cooper Farm

When I google Cooper Farms Omaha it takes me to the Omaha Home for Boys.
by iamjacobm
Wed Apr 19, 2017 12:45 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: N 72nd and World Communications Dr.
Replies: 3
Views: 634

Re: N 72nd and World Communications Dr.

According to a Q1 office report Triage Staffing took 20K SF in this building.
by iamjacobm
Wed Apr 19, 2017 12:40 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: New Veterans Hospital
Replies: 109
Views: 12431

Re: New Veterans Hospital

http://www.omaha.com/livewellnebraska/omaha-nonprofit-commits-million-to-partnership-with-va-to-build/article_917ff58c-9811-53fb-8f35-f66f780c3714.html A nonprofit backed by influential Omaha business leaders has committed $30 million to a partnership with the Department of Veterans Affairs to buil...
by iamjacobm
Tue Apr 18, 2017 1:36 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Another Bid to host the Frozen Four at CenturyLink Center
Replies: 37
Views: 762

Re: Another Bid to host the Frozen Four at CenturyLink Center

I am guessing Baxter can't host a regional b/c its home ice? That seems about the right size venue they are looking for.
by iamjacobm
Tue Apr 18, 2017 1:34 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Official: Capitol District
Replies: 2367
Views: 215735

Re: Official: Capitol District

It looks like the 2 story retail building has its western wall going up.
by iamjacobm
Tue Apr 18, 2017 1:22 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Flatiron Building Renovaton
Replies: 75
Views: 6590

Re: Flatiron Building Renovaton

Birdhouse (Jessica McKay), who Flatiron chose to select the finishes throughout the building, (see previous pics...) design the lobby and transform the three-story interior courtyard area into a shared lounge space for tenants, will now have a Showroom in the building! Congrats Jessica! I could be ...
by iamjacobm
Tue Apr 18, 2017 1:20 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Tenth Street Market
Replies: 74
Views: 7617

Re: Tenth Street Market

Went to the Dallas Farmers Market this weekend and they have a new build indoor marketplace next to their outdoor one. The outdoor is basically a big roof with open sides that is where the fresh fruits and veggies were as well as the common jerky, honey cheese people ext. Pretty normal farmers marke...
by iamjacobm
Fri Apr 14, 2017 10:03 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 423

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Sounds like there could be over 70,000 people for Saturday's spring game. As of Wednesday morning, more than 66,000 tickets had been sold. And an impressive list of recruits. Obviously it doesn't mean much if you can't close the deal on some of these elite prospects, but at least this coaching staf...
by iamjacobm
Thu Apr 13, 2017 4:14 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Capitol Place Apartments - 10th and Capitol
Replies: 16
Views: 1222

Re: Capitol Place Apartments - 10th and Capitol

There is a rezoning app for this location before the city council next week. Their link isn't working for the pdf though. A rendering could be in there though.
by iamjacobm
Thu Apr 13, 2017 4:10 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Capitol Place Apartments - 10th and Capitol
Replies: 16
Views: 1222

Re: Capitol Place Apartments - 10th and Capitol

I was thinking this the other day, didn't it alrady get TIF? Would there be one from the Council meeting packet if so? I don't think they have applied. Not saying its not possible, but I would be surprised if I missed it. Edit: I know they have a building permit for the foundation though, I just ch...
by iamjacobm
Thu Apr 13, 2017 3:59 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Capitol Place Apartments - 10th and Capitol
Replies: 16
Views: 1222

Capitol Place Apartments - 10th and Capitol

I figured this project is a separate developer from the Capitol District and could use its own thread since it is moving forward. I will update this first post later with more info and a rendering whenever that gets released. https://scontent-dft4-2.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t31.0-8/17760952_1235667319887462_4...
by iamjacobm
Thu Apr 13, 2017 3:54 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Official: Capitol District
Replies: 2367
Views: 215735

Re: Official: Capitol District

In other news, it appears that construction fencing is up for the Capitol Place apts on the southeast corner of 10th and Capitol. I knew a previous article in the newspaper stated that construction was going to start this spring on the six-story building. I think this broke ground today. We don't h...
by iamjacobm
Thu Apr 13, 2017 9:42 am
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Techies reject coasts for 'Silicon Prairie'
Replies: 3
Views: 1802

Re: Techies reject coasts for 'Silicon Prairie'

http://journalstar.com/business/local/silicon-valley-startup-ink-relocates-to-lincoln/article_ab40060c-6740-55c4-b493-0f7a73627c02.html A California startup company with some big names behind it announced Wednesday that it is moving to Lincoln. Ink Labs, which makes a printing kiosk, moved into new...
by iamjacobm
Wed Apr 12, 2017 4:57 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: The World Hotel (203 S 18th St)
Replies: 33
Views: 3761

Re: The World Hotel (203 S 18th St)

KETV had a brief story on the new hotel today. Not much detail, but they do mention the rooftop restaurant/bar, plans to add street level retail, and that the exterior murals will be removed but preserved for use elsewhere. Developers seek to restore building at 18th, Douglas http://www.ketv.com/ar...
by iamjacobm
Wed Apr 12, 2017 9:33 am
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Official: Omaha Streetcar Discussion
Replies: 1841
Views: 140943

Re: Official: Omaha Streetcar Discussion

We have been doing studies off and on since 05. This one on financing for this current version is supposed to be done in October.
by iamjacobm
Tue Apr 11, 2017 11:10 am
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Omaha Eppley Airfield
Replies: 757
Views: 82414

Re: Omaha Eppley Airfield

Nice! Eppley needs some modern touches.
by iamjacobm
Tue Apr 11, 2017 10:04 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Storage Units
Replies: 10
Views: 352

Re: Storage Units

Inexpensive to build, tenants are inanimate objects and people clearly keep filling them up.
by iamjacobm
Mon Apr 10, 2017 4:51 pm
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: 2017 Omaha Mayoral Election
Replies: 239
Views: 6481

Re: 2017 Omaha Mayoral Election

TitosBuritoBarn wrote:Is no one going to champion extending the BRT that already has some grant funding as an alternative?

Omaha needs to get it's transportation act together.


The TIGER grant is on Trumps chopping block. Omaha's BRT might be one of the last round of projects with that funding.
by iamjacobm
Mon Apr 10, 2017 3:33 pm
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Official: Omaha Streetcar Discussion
Replies: 1841
Views: 140943

Re: Official: Omaha Streetcar Discussion

Did she say if she supported making it a city wide vote or one that took place within a created TDD like KC did to build theirs?
by iamjacobm
Fri Apr 07, 2017 1:09 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: American Athletic Conference
Replies: 9
Views: 351

Re: American Athletic Conference

If UNO got an offer from the MVC(big if, MVC would be wanting to get back into the Omaha market rather than based on success) you have to say yes. The Summit is always going to be a one bid league and while the Valley is looking to be that as well there are still programs with a history of solid bas...
by iamjacobm
Fri Apr 07, 2017 10:09 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: 2016-2017 UNO Hockey
Replies: 69
Views: 1520

Re: 2016-2017 UNO Hockey

2017 NCAA Frozen Four Championship game ends up with two NCHC teams...Nothing like playing in the toughest conference in the country. Had the same thought last night. I know there are rumors of ND going to the B1G for hockey, which I get for brand recognition, but the NCHC is by far and away the be...
by iamjacobm
Tue Apr 04, 2017 8:41 pm
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: 2017 Omaha Mayoral Election
Replies: 239
Views: 6481

Re: 2017 Omaha Mayoral Election

Garrett wrote:I see a certain someone is running for city council in the 3rd district...


Looks like he might get on the final ballot too.
by iamjacobm
Tue Apr 04, 2017 4:04 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Official: Capitol District
Replies: 2367
Views: 215735

Re: Official: Capitol District

Nick808402 wrote:What's going on at that tiny parcel of land across the street front the front of Old Matt?


http://eomahaforums.com/viewtopic.php?f=11&t=14255
by iamjacobm
Tue Apr 04, 2017 1:37 pm
Forum: Transportation
Topic: I-80 expansion between Omaha/Lincoln
Replies: 98
Views: 17280

Re: I-80 expansion between Omaha/Lincoln

The Facebook official announcement made me think if this(I know that data center wont have much traffic, but just the growing investment in the area).

Is there a timeline that is out there for when 168th and 192nd will get on/off ramps for I80?
by iamjacobm
Tue Apr 04, 2017 1:13 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Official: Capitol District
Replies: 2367
Views: 215735

Re: Official: Capitol District

I wouldn't get to hung up on any office designs now, b/c I really don't see that part moving forward soon.
by iamjacobm
Tue Apr 04, 2017 10:51 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Official: North Downtown Discussion
Replies: 1369
Views: 153360

Re: Official: North Downtown Discussion

That is fantastic news. Need to keep the few scraps of character left in North Downtown.
by iamjacobm
Tue Apr 04, 2017 10:40 am
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Conagra campus development plans
Replies: 39
Views: 3348

Re: Conagra campus development plans

http://www.omaha.com/money/susie-buffett-will-relocate-offices-from-kiewit-plaza-to-conagra/article_53fc0631-de47-50d8-8614-aa19042329a9.html Three Susie Buffett-led organizations are moving from midtown Omaha’s Kiewit Plaza — home also to Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway — to a piece of the dow...
by iamjacobm
Tue Apr 04, 2017 10:25 am
Forum: Nebraska and Iowa
Topic: 32-story Apartment Tower in Des Moines
Replies: 30
Views: 2136

Re: 32-story Apartment Tower in Des Moines

Blackbird dropped out of that competition. The other developer released a new rendering for that highrise and it looks great. https://scontent-dft4-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t31.0-8/17621934_1643942849247337_6894783431205129112_o.jpg?oh=a28024c456fc449bde2a863935884f73&oe=59922996

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