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by OmahaJaysCU
Wed Apr 19, 2017 10:25 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: DISCUSSION: Sarpy County/Royals Stadium
Replies: 1510
Views: 92529

Re: DISCUSSION: Sarpy County/Royals Stadium

This failed because it defied one of the simple rules of retail, follow the rooftops. Densities in this area were, and still are virtually non existent when this started. Yes there have been plent of new housing but stretch the demographics out 2 or 5 miles and the populations drop. No rooftops=no c...
by OmahaJaysCU
Thu Apr 13, 2017 4:01 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Capitol Place Apartments - 10th and Capitol
Replies: 16
Views: 1188

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?
by OmahaJaysCU
Mon Apr 03, 2017 11:32 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Official: North Downtown Discussion
Replies: 1369
Views: 153322

Re: Official: North Downtown Discussion

My understanding was this does not include the building Happy Bar is in. Still amazing news. Creighton selling a historic building for renovation is a monster victory. More to come?
by OmahaJaysCU
Fri Mar 31, 2017 6:21 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: Jensen Tire
Replies: 8
Views: 236

Re: Jensen Tire

TitosBuritoBarn wrote:Looks pretty bleak.

You should see what they're leaving on 105th and I.......
by OmahaJaysCU
Mon Mar 20, 2017 7:18 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Conagra campus development plans
Replies: 39
Views: 3346

Re: Conagra campus development plans

At the YP Summit today, the mayor said Conagra has plans for the campus and she was impressed with them. Didn't give any more details though. She's been saying that for a minute now. Would love if ConAgra would release their plans soon! Yeah, for a couple months now, but nothing has been released y...
by OmahaJaysCU
Wed Mar 15, 2017 6:53 pm
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Omaha Eppley Airfield
Replies: 757
Views: 82380

Re: Omaha Eppley Airfield

Although large setbacks in employment suck and are typically newsworthy, these ignore the fact that there are hundreds of growing companies in Omaha looking for people. Look at the Con Agra mess. Most of those people stayed and found jobs elsewhere with minimal impact on the health of the economy as...
by OmahaJaysCU
Wed Mar 15, 2017 6:50 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Children's Hospital Expanding (84th and Dodge)
Replies: 144
Views: 18975

Re: Children's Hospital Expanding (84th and Dodge)

choke wrote:
Omaha_corn_burner wrote:I don't see the new development. Where is it on the OP's photo?



Well. if Medicaid gets cut, there probably won't be any new development. I wonder if Childrens will still buy HDR's office when they move out?

They already own it.
by OmahaJaysCU
Fri Mar 10, 2017 10:22 am
Forum: Rumors
Topic: hhgregg and Academy Sports looking in Omaha
Replies: 11
Views: 2028

Re: hhgregg and Academy Sports looking in Omaha

I heard their name floated for Boystown west farm
by OmahaJaysCU
Mon Feb 27, 2017 10:49 pm
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Official: Omaha Streetcar Discussion
Replies: 1841
Views: 140893

Re: Official: Omaha Streetcar Discussion

From what I've heard some of the large corporations/employers along the line, as well as some foundations, will make up a significant percentage of this bill. Not unlike our other major projects (Holland, CLC, TDAP). Public private partnership gets it done. This is purely a rumor but I was told Sen....
by OmahaJaysCU
Sun Feb 26, 2017 11:55 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Top Golf Omaha (Westroads Area)
Replies: 61
Views: 5909

Re: Top Golf Omaha

They are relocating some of the dealerships to the area behind the Nebraska Realty office building on 168th and Dodge and others to the site being graded at 370 and highway 50.
by OmahaJaysCU
Fri Feb 24, 2017 5:30 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Aksarben Pointe (former Venice Inn Site)
Replies: 102
Views: 6833

Re: Aksarben Pointe (former Venice Inn Site)

Was this plan scrapped? No, I was just being snarky. The City of Omaha gives very little info when a plan is submitted. For this New Building they just said "Retail & Restaurant." The Site Plan for 3902 Harney they just say 1 building. They had a Site Plan for where Tiger Tom's is, a ...
by OmahaJaysCU
Thu Feb 16, 2017 9:15 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Omaha Steel Castings Property
Replies: 108
Views: 17527

Re: Omaha Steel Castings Property

iamjacobm wrote:I don't know their name, but I heard Nebraska Med is going to have a group out of Denver develop this area.

Who is partnering with a key local developer. Haven't heard when it will be announced but they've been awarded the project.
by OmahaJaysCU
Mon Feb 13, 2017 7:02 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Facebook Data Center
Replies: 92
Views: 3490

Re: Facebook Data Center

It would gen really impressive if Travelers ever expands their facility immediately north of this site. They can quadruple theirs as well!
by OmahaJaysCU
Mon Feb 06, 2017 6:54 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Top Golf Omaha (Westroads Area)
Replies: 61
Views: 5909

Re: Top Golf Omaha

ThatGuy wrote:I'm a little confused. Is this a done deal and if so where?

Car dealers at Westroads are moving to Village Point area. Top Golf is going where the dealerships are.
by OmahaJaysCU
Sun Feb 05, 2017 11:19 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Midtown 2050
Replies: 112
Views: 7443

Re: Destination Midtown

Can't say I've ever heard anyone call SIDS or pioneering utilities corporate welfare before. Also I wasn't even talking about the streetcar. That's an entirely separate issue.
by OmahaJaysCU
Sun Feb 05, 2017 10:38 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Midtown 2050
Replies: 112
Views: 7443

Re: Destination Midtown

If the city puts up the majority of the money for the streetcar and provides TIF for building this area out when the main lobbyists, Mutual, UNMC, and Kiewit stand to make millions in development this will be an especially galling example of corporate welfare. These developers should be putting sub...
by OmahaJaysCU
Sat Feb 04, 2017 7:27 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Top Golf Omaha (Westroads Area)
Replies: 61
Views: 5909

Re: Top Golf Omaha

Guest wrote:
Guest wrote:
OmahaJaysCU wrote:Dealers west of westroads is where it's going.

I believe it's going right by TD Ameriprise Park...

That is TD Ameritrade Park...Oops. Anyway. I do know that the investors want it located over just NE of the stadium.

Sorry but that's not true.
by OmahaJaysCU
Wed Feb 01, 2017 7:07 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Top Golf Omaha (Westroads Area)
Replies: 61
Views: 5909

Re: Top Golf Omaha

Dealers west of westroads is where it's going. That will be a while then. I was told they closed on land out near Village Point a week or so ago, so maybe not AS long as you think. Not as quick as a pad tho. I should annotate that the westroads site is what I was told isn't the lead between that an...
by OmahaJaysCU
Wed Feb 01, 2017 7:00 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Top Golf Omaha (Westroads Area)
Replies: 61
Views: 5909

Re: Top Golf Omaha

Dealers west of westroads is where it's going.
by OmahaJaysCU
Sat Jan 28, 2017 10:26 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Facebook Data Center
Replies: 92
Views: 3490

Re: TBA: New Massive Project

Data center on Highway 50. Rumored to be Facebook.
by OmahaJaysCU
Tue Jan 24, 2017 6:20 pm
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Omaha Eppley Airfield
Replies: 757
Views: 82380

Re: Omaha Eppley Airfield

Just saw on KETV DSM is trying to get some of the Trump infrastructure money for a $500MM airport expansion...
by OmahaJaysCU
Wed Jan 11, 2017 5:37 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Lot B Development
Replies: 216
Views: 16682

Re: Lot B Development

Am I the only one that thinks the city should focus on The Civic, riverfront and Wall Street sites before they add another huge block to the mix? Seems to me like there is too much going on with too little attention being paid amongst them. It just seems to me like we love to put great ideas on pape...
by OmahaJaysCU
Thu Dec 22, 2016 6:58 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: NEDO (North East Downtown Arts and Trades District)
Replies: 18
Views: 1206

Re: NEDO (North East Downtown Arts and Trades District)

I always feel pretty pessimistic about developments like this. We've been working on rejuvenating North Downtown for somewhere around a decade with moderate success and now we're going to add on a trades district roughly the same size? I like the idea but I think it'll be a very long time before it...
by OmahaJaysCU
Mon Nov 14, 2016 6:36 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Burlington Postal Annex (across from station)
Replies: 182
Views: 30437

Re: Burlington Postal Annex (across from station)

Heard that Warren Distribution (currently at 13th and Leavenworth) is going to lease a large amount of space in this building. Supposedly some museum/art gallery will backfill their current facility.
by OmahaJaysCU
Mon Oct 31, 2016 7:30 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Lot B Development
Replies: 216
Views: 16682

Re: Lot B Development

I had the original OWH special section from 1999 or 2000 that was published before the big vote on MECA & the convention center/arena. I kept it for years though now I don't have it anymore. If I ever get back to Omaha I'd go to the main library & look it up on microfiche, if they still hav...
by OmahaJaysCU
Wed Oct 26, 2016 6:22 pm
Forum: Elsewhere
Topic: Downtown St Louis
Replies: 13
Views: 1308

Re: Downtown St Louis

Garrett wrote:Sheesh. Part of me still wishes Cordish got the Capitol District site. They definitely do things right.

They never bid...
by OmahaJaysCU
Mon Oct 10, 2016 6:13 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: The World Hotel (203 S 18th St)
Replies: 33
Views: 3759

Re: 203 S 18th St -- World Building

Boutique hotel is what I've heard.
by OmahaJaysCU
Wed Oct 05, 2016 4:12 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Boys Town and farmland (144th Dodge)
Replies: 201
Views: 13157

Re: Boys Town and farmland (144th Dodge)

It'll use an SID since its unincorporated. People forget the reason for TIF is because you can't form an SID for to pay for infrastructure.
by OmahaJaysCU
Tue Oct 04, 2016 8:37 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Boys Town and farmland (144th Dodge)
Replies: 201
Views: 13157

Re: Boys Town and farmland (144th Dodge)

This is a rumor obviously but I had heard Boystown placed a restriction on the land not allowing big box retail.
by OmahaJaysCU
Tue Sep 27, 2016 1:02 pm
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Official: Omaha Streetcar Discussion
Replies: 1841
Views: 140893

Re: Official: Omaha Streetcar Discussion

I've heard foundation money is mostly in place and it will receive large contributions from employers positively effected by this route (easy to guess). This is closer to reality than is public.
by OmahaJaysCU
Mon Sep 19, 2016 10:47 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Official: Aksarben Village
Replies: 1813
Views: 242053

Re: Official: Aksarben Village

Anyone notice the lot South of the Cue apartments in front of the parking garage apppears to have been mowed down ready and ready to be built on? Cue phase 2?
by OmahaJaysCU
Sun Sep 18, 2016 10:58 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Sorenson Park Plaza
Replies: 190
Views: 29768

Re: Sorenson Park Plaza

That and a bunch of the leases roll over soon and it won't be pretty when most don't renew.
by OmahaJaysCU
Fri Aug 26, 2016 10:31 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Hupmobile & Holiday Inn Express (24 & Farnam)
Replies: 35
Views: 2568

Re: Hupmobile & Holiday Inn Express (24 & Farnam)

He site plan on page 29 shows retail on the hard corner and the parking tucked behind the building on the south side. Good for the neighborhood.
by OmahaJaysCU
Sun Aug 21, 2016 1:09 pm
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: 2017 Omaha Mayoral Election
Replies: 239
Views: 6450

Re: 2017 Omaha Mayoral Election

What influence does the mayor have on the Omaha Airport Authority, other than appointing the board? Just trying to figure out how the mayor can just "make Epply an international airport"
by OmahaJaysCU
Mon Aug 08, 2016 7:03 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Blackstone Flats
Replies: 7
Views: 907

Re: Blackstone Business Improvement District

Not sure if there is a dedicated thread for this or not, but the leasing brochure for the Central Distributing building shows 4,000 sf leased on the first floor with 1700 +/- available. Any idea to who?
by OmahaJaysCU
Wed Jun 29, 2016 5:17 pm
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: Omaha Annexation 2016
Replies: 57
Views: 2904

Re: Omaha Annexation 2016

Omahans reflect on expansion from western edge of the city Omaha is growing. This time it’s not the result of annexation. Tuesday, the Omaha city council voted to re-zone a lot northwest of 204th and F St., from agricultural to residential, a step toward building the subdivision which will be calle...
by OmahaJaysCU
Wed Jun 08, 2016 5:11 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Official: Capitol District
Replies: 2366
Views: 215490

Re: Official: Capitol District

Wow, apartment building is flying up. On the fourth floor...
by OmahaJaysCU
Mon May 16, 2016 5:33 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Midtown Triangle Apartments
Replies: 136
Views: 12662

Re: Midtown Triangle Apartments

Has anyone seen an updated rendering?
by OmahaJaysCU
Tue May 10, 2016 7:42 pm
Forum: eOmahaForums Bar and Grill
Topic: Omaha Cowboy hits 5000 posts- And other related musings..
Replies: 21
Views: 721

Re: Omaha Cowboy hits 5000 posts- And other related musings..

Omaha Cowboy wrote:
HR Paperstacks wrote:
Omaha Cowboy wrote:My sources tell me he'll be returning soon :) ...

That would be cool. He needs to at least get another 23 posts.


:thumb: ...

Ciao..LiO...Peace



Oh god....
by OmahaJaysCU
Sun May 01, 2016 12:09 pm
Forum: Projects Never Built
Topic: HDR Proposed Downtown Office
Replies: 500
Views: 30801

Re: HDR

Not that it means a darn considering everyone in town seems to have an HDR rumor, but I was told the downtown library site is pretty high on the list.

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